Here’s a message for Congress and the President both need to hear now: Americans are done with the politics of mean. They want to put people back to work solving our nation’s problems. We’ve rebuilt enough countries halfway round the globe. Let’s bring the troops home, and let’s get to work rebuilding our own nation.
Families across the middle swath of our country — from North Dakota to Louisiana — have a disturbing question to ask themselves: “Do we want a leaky pipeline pumping 800,000 barrels of oil a day running through our community?”
Most folks need to work for a living, which makes Labor Day a very popular holiday indeed.
Most folks need to work — but some folks don’t have the same access to good-paying jobs that others have. In many cases, if not most, that’s not by design — it’s just the way things work.
Crises demand steadfast leadership and true leaders emerge from them. Today, there are too many difficulties to name and too many elected officials who are yet to step up to the plate. The national storyline is still unfolding, but one thing seems too obvious to ignore – our leader of leaders, the President, has not lived up to his billing.
Well, Irene has come and gone, leaving so much heartache and disaster behind. I was fortunate in the sense that although my area lost power for possibly eight hours and I had water in the basement, it was nothing drastic.
The older I get, the more I think of the incidents and happenings in my earlier years. As is said, “Time and tide wait for no man.”
Why the persistence of flooding in NJ in recent times?
The Rahway Republican Committee is concerned for our neighbors and friends in Rahway who have been hit so hard by Hurricane Irene.
Last week the NJSIAA announced that all sectional football state championship games will be played at a neutral site, a practice that already was standard for North and Central section finals, and that also is standard throughout the NCAA.
September 11, 2011 marks the 10th Anniversary of the horrific tragedy of the terrorist strike on the World Trade Center in New York City. It was a sad day for all and people have come to mark that day with moments of silence and prayers.