Opinion

Voice of the People: Decide For Yourself

Instead of focusing on getting our economy back on track, House Republicans are making an effort to radically change the law on birth control, abortion and a multitude of other issues pertaining to women’s health and the degree to which government gets involved in our personal privacy.

NJ Health Insurance Exchange Will Help Fix Broken System

Health care insurance is important to protect my family’s health and my small business. By going without coverage, we are taking the risk that we could lose everything. If one of us were to get sick and need hospitalization, the heavy costs could force me to use the assets of my business to cover medical debt, which could destroy my business.

Trudi’s Corner

I have been going back over articles I had written some months ago. There are those, when I would repeat myself about certain situations, and here I go again, as a reminder of what’s still going on.

Are Antibacterial Soaps Anti-Life?

When my sister and I were kids, we giggled upon learning that 60 percent of the human body is comprised of water. We wiggled and wobbled and moved our bodies in mushy wave-like motions, mimicking the sloshy mess one would expect of something made largely of liquid.

The American President: One Of Us, Not Over Us

In the late 18th century, the American presidency was a radical innovation in political history. Neither emperor nor king, the president of the United States was supposed to be “one of us”: a member of the rank-and-file electorate, voted by fellow citizens into executive office and bound, like all Americans, by the rule of law.

Pardon Me, Mr. President

by Alan Grayson Today is Presidents Day (or, as we used to call it, Lincoln’s Birthday). That makes it a good time to talk about one of the great anomalies in Presidential history: the fact that President Abraham Lincoln, our…