Author: Staff Report

What To Do if You Encounter Voter Intimidation

by Bryan Dewan You have a right to vote. Whenever you go to vote in-person or submit an absentee ballot (including via an election dropbox), you shouldn’t be made to feel unsafe or intimidated while exercising your fundamental rights. Your voice and your vote matter.  Voter…

Trump appointee holds job unlawfully

A federal judge ruled that it was unlawful for President Donald Trump to appoint immigration hardliner Ken Cuccinelli to lead the agency responsible for processing US immigration requests but he is still there. U.S. District Judge Randolph Moss ruled on…

Keith Raniere gets life in prison

Keith Raniere, founder of the group Nxivm and the subject of The Vow, has been sentenced to 120 years in prison. US District Judge Nicholas Garaufis read the sentence in Brooklyn federal court Tuesday, after more than a dozen people…

Trump inches toward dictatorship

President Donald Trump signed an executive order that would let him more easily hire and fire tens of thousands of federal workers based on political reasons. Federal employee union leaders condemned Trump’s executive order, calling it “the most profound undermining…

Trump team pushes nuke dumping

Many Americans alarmed over the deadly coronavirus pandemic, a worsening climate crisis, an economic disaster on par with the Great Depression, or the White House’s surrender of Afghanistan to the Taliban would sleep better if they had assurances the radioactive…

Make an appointment at MVC

Starting November 2, some New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Centers will no longer allow walk-ins, shifting to an appointment-only system. At other centers, certain transactions will be available by appointment. At all MVC Licensing Centers, out-of-state transfers will now be…