I just received the "April Newsletter - New Jersey's 4th Legislative District," which I have been trying to un-subscribe to for the last couple of years. I emailed a question to their website a few years ago –which they never responded to – and now I can't get off their mailing list. They get around the spam filters by switching their sender's address.
I took a peek and scanned the following headlines:
FRED MADDEN BILL TO PROTECT PETS, WILDLIFE FROM ANTIFREEZE POISONING CLEARS COMMITTEE
FIGHTING THE WAR ON POVERTY
Editorial by Assemblywoman Gabriela Mosquera
I just read in nj.com that there's a "gaping $807 million hole in the state budget. Warnings that the state may not be able to make its promised pension payments. The threat of slashing property-tax rebates or school funding. And yet another downgrade of New Jersey’s already-low credit rating ..."
Someone tell Gabby that we have sunk trillions into the War On Poverty since LBJ's Great Society, and there's already a paper on it from the White House http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/docs/50th_anniversary_cea_report_-_final_post_embargo.pdf.
There's a reason why the middle and upper classes are fleeing New Jersey.