If there is any absolute maxim by which the federal government seems to operate, it is that the American taxpayer always gets ripped off. Indeed, one of the greatest culprits when it comes to swindling taxpayers is the Transportation Security Administration, one of the most corrupt, ineffective, and downright abusive of the government’s many agencies (which is saying a lot) and a massive waste of taxpayer money.
TRENTON — All Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) and Small Business Administration (SBA) Business Recovery Centers in New Jersey will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management and FEMA announced today.
TRENTON – Individuals and families in certain counties, who are not already enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), may be eligible for a one-time benefit from the federal program if they were affected by Hurricane Sandy. An estimated 100,000 households in the state’s hardest hit areas may qualify for at least $200 in electronic benefits.
NEWARK — As NJ Transit continues its storm-recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the agency is gearing up to offer nearly normal Thanksgiving service levels on most of its lines to ensure customers’ travel plans go smoothly over the holiday weekend.
TRENTON — The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) and the New Jersey Department of Health (DOH) remind residents that simple measures can help prevent food-related illness and cooking fires during the Thanksgiving holiday.
NEW BRUNSWICK–New Jersey residents have responded very positively to Gov. Chris Christie’s leadership following Superstorm Sandy, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – This holiday season, TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization, encourages people to change the way they think about eating during family gatherings to avoid seasonal weight gain.
CINCINNATI, Ohio—The day after Thanksgiving is the single busiest of the year for Roto-Rooter’s residential plumbers. Big holiday meal preparation and cleanup can lead to a lot of unwanted waste in the kitchen drain and garbage disposal. Also, a house full of holiday guests who require additional clothes washing, showers and toilet flushes puts a strain on household plumbing.