It’s that wonderful time of the year in academia when the school term is winding down and the noble refrain to ‘Pomp and Circumstance’ is within earshot of every parent of a graduating high school senior. It is also the week when that hefty tuition deposit should be in the mail to the college that the student has decided to attend in September.
TRENTON—Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean, Jr. (R- Union) has submitted legislation today to limit the ability of labor unions to make campaign contributions, saying it would close a loophole in New Jersey’s anti-pay-to-play law.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie earns poor marks on his environmental record, according to the New Jersey Environmental Federation’s (NJEF) report card which was released today at a State House press conference.
CAMDEN—U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg today visited Rutgers-Camden to push legislation that would prevent interest rates on federally subsidized Stafford student loans from doubling on July 1.
The City of New York has withdrawn its efforts to use eminent domain to acquire properties within a 62-acre “Iron Triangle” in the Willets Point section of Queens near Citi Field and downtown Flushing.
Filmmaker Nicholas Stoller’s “The Five-Year Engagement” humorously and sweetly reminds that of all the folly we foment in this human existence, few pursuits are more profound with sheer, dizzying, bedeviling joy than love and marriage. ‘Tis the masks of comedy and tragedy put into full play by no less a wily director than Mr. Cupid himself.
STATE — NPR and Sunday morning political talk shows are the most informative broadcast news outlets, according to a new survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind TM, while exposure to partisan sources, such as Fox News and MSNBC, has a negative impact on people’s current events knowledge.