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Wave of laws seeks to shut down abortion providers

Experts say Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP) requirements are a cynical ploy to make women’s health care less accessible NATIONAL – New Jersey does not have any of the major types of abortion restrictions — such as waiting periods, mandated…

State Prepares County EMS Coordinators With Emergency Radios

New Jersey Health Commissioner Mary O’Dowd today presented 21 County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Coordinators with portable radios to ensure 24/7 communication when landline and cellphone systems fail. “September is National Preparedness Month, and we want our emergency responders to…

Petition Opposes Syrian Attack

A local Democrat has posted an online petition urging President Barack Obama and Congress to find an alternative to military involvement in the Syrian civil war. Democrat James J. Devine, of Rahway, said that military violence will not stop the slaughter of…

Google is doing things the CIA cannot do

by Julian Assange It has been revealed, thanks to Edward Snowden, that Google and other US tech companies received millions of dollars from the NSA for their compliance with the PRISM mass surveillance system. So just how close is Google to…

Sex Slander Stirs Senate Squabble

STATE — Democrats called on Republican Gov. Chris Christie to withdraw his support from GOP U.S. Senate nominee Steve Lonegan for comments about the sexuality of Democratic Newark Mayor Cory Booker. Those remarks have been widely described as “homophobic” and…

Seton Hall shooting survivor supports Barbara Buono for Governor

Seton Hall shooting survivor Nakeisha Vanterpool and her mother Leslie recently joined state Sen. Barbara Buono to condemn Republican Governor Chris Christie’s clandestine veto of common sense gun legislation. The shooting survivor and her mother endorsed the election of Democratic gubernatorial…

Labor Day Belongs to You

Labor Day is a day that belongs to you, the working men and women of America. It’s a day when we recommit ourselves to the idea that everyone who works hard in this country has a chance to get ahead.…

Obama Asks Congress to Back Strike on Syria

President Obama announced on Saturday at the White House that he would seek approval from Congress to attack Syria. That stopped the clock for at least a week on what had loomed as an imminent attack. U.S. Sen Robert Menendez…