The U.S. government and mainstream media continue to play dumb about threats to Americans from the Muslim world. After two Chicago-bound packages of explosive materials originating in Yemen were found in England and Dubai, White House homeland security and counterterrorism advisor John Brennan said, “We are trying to understand who is behind it….”
I want to thank you and all the voters in New Jersey’s Seventh Congressional District for supporting my reelection to Congress. I am humbled by the overwhelming support I received across the district.
November 15 marks the beginning of open enrollment for the Medicare prescription drug benefit. Public officials have already taken steps to streamline the program, otherwise known as Medicare Part D, making it that much easier for seniors to sign up and customize coverage to best fit their medical needs.
The day after the 2010 Elections, what some have described as a “political earthquake,” will be no different from the day before.
There are a number things a large portion of the public believes as we head into the election that are just false. If people elect leaders based on wrong information, observers fear the things those leaders do in office will not be what the public expects or needs.
This year’s Democratic Team is the clear and best choice for South Amboy. Fred Henry, Joe Connors, Mickey Gross, and Don Applegate embody the true spirit of public service and the best ideals of the Democratic Party.
While two of them appear to be well-intentioned and honest, another one of the three independent candidates is just plain irresponsible. Mary O’Connor’s naivete shines through almost every remark and her dishonesty is remarkable.
I was liking John Dragotta but after the debate, I am voting for Vinnie Mackiel. I agree we need a change so I will pass over Fred Henry, although I know him and believe he is a trustworthy person who has worked for what he thinks is best.
Though I am currently in Washington, DC, most of you know that wherever my country has called me to serve, my heart is always back in South Amboy. Many have called or e-mailed me to seek my thoughts on the upcoming election in South Amboy.
I’d like to take this time to share with my follow Union Members that on Thursday night, October 14th, the executive board and Middlesex County Central Labor Council voted to endorse Fred Henry for Mayor of South Amboy and his running mates for Council, Joseph Connors, Michael (Mickey) Gross and Donald Applegate, in this year’s general election.