More Corporate Subsidies, More Jobs?

STATE – Last week, Gov. Chris Christie signed the “Grow New Jersey” bill into law, touting it as a measure that would create and retain New Jersey jobs. The GrowNJ Assistance Program offers tax credits to businesses that make significant capital investments and create or retain at least 100 full-time jobs.

NJ Voters Split On Obama’s Job Performance

STATE – New Jersey voters are almost evenly split on their opinion of President Barack Obama’s job performance, according to a new statewide poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind™. The president enjoys a one point advantage, with 46 percent approving and 45 perceent disapproving.

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Writer’s Block: Princess Mania

When I was a little girl, I never watched a lot of TV. But I do remember that two of my favorite shows were “Annie Oakley” and “The Mickey Mouse Club’. I really loved watching Annie outsmart bank robbers. She could ride a horse, throw a rope and lasso a bad guy better than any cowboy on the show with her. She was ‘da bomb’ even before there was such a thing.