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Power Plants In Linden & Sayreville Among NJ’s Biggest Carbon Polluters, Report Says

JERSEY CITY – As Hurricane Sandy’s one year anniversary approaches, a new report from Environment New Jersey Research & Policy Center finds that even as New Jersey works to cut carbon pollution and transition to clean energy, power plants remain the single largest source of carbon pollution across the nation. Scientists predict that extreme weather events will become more frequent and severe for future generations, unless we cut the dangerous carbon pollution fueling the problem.

[OPINION] Congress And Syria

As Washington swirls with proposals, counter-proposals, and political brinksmanship in response to diplomatic efforts on Syria, the situation has a lot of people scratching their heads. Couldn’t President Obama and Congress have handled this differently?

NJ Split On Value Of A College Degree According To New Poll

STATE – New Jersey voters are almost evenly divided over whether the cost of a college degree today is worth it, according to the most recent statewide poll of registered voters from Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind. Forty-five percent say the cost of a college degree is justified given the value that society places on the accomplishment, while 43 percent believe the cost is no longer worth it given a degree’s declining value in society.