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Citizens Against Government Waste Releases Taxpayer Tricks and Treats for Halloween 2021

(Washington, D.C.) – As if 2021 wasn’t scary enough, today Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) released its 22nd annual compilation of hair-raising, harrowing, and horrifying Taxpayer Tricks and Treats: Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files Trick: The American Rescue Plan Act Terrorized Taxpayer’s Wallets The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) was designed to help the economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, but the petrifying price of $1.9 trillion and the massive spending unrelated to the pandemic will diabolically damage the economy. The total cost of ARPA is more than double that of the 2009 Obama stimulus package. Taxpayer funds were wasted... Read more →


WHATEVER YOU DO VOTE! VOTING IS EASIER AND MORE CONVENIENT THAN EVER

(West Deptford, NJ)—Voting is easier and more convenient than ever with 3 ways to vote in the upcoming November 2 General Election. Vote-by-Mail Ballot Registered voters can apply for a vote-by-mail ballot by following the instructions found at VOTE.NJ.GOV or contacting the Gloucester County County Clerk at 856-853-3237. Then, VOTE and RETURN your ballot one of the following ways... Mail: Your vote-by-mail ballot MUST be postmarked on or before 8:00 p.m. November 2 and be received by your county’s Board of Elections on or before November 8. Secure Ballot Drop Box: Place your vote-by-mail ballot in one of your county’s... Read more →


Unsilenced Majority Celebrates Columbus Day

Washington (October 11, 2021)--— Mike Davis, Founder and President of Unsilenced Majority, issued the following statement on today's celebration of a great American holiday, Columbus Day: "Today, Americans celebrate Columbus Day, as we have since it became an official federal holiday many decades ago. It's a day that leads us to reflect on the courageous sacrifices that people like Christopher Columbus made to discover the land we now call home, not to mention a day on which many Italian-Americans celebrate their heritage. "The woke left would like to rewrite our very history and erase our heritage. Their insistence that we... Read more →


GOV. MURPHY AND SOME MEMBERS OF THE TEACHERS UNION PARTY WITHOUT FACE MASKS

Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files Phil Murphy and ECEA teachers union members attended an indoor Garden State Equality Ball, where few, if any attendees were wearing face masks or following CDC and state COVID-19 health and safety guidelines, according to the SHORE NEWS. Murphy’s Law in the state of New Jersey declares that all faculty, students, and staff must wear face masks while in school. It requires them to adhere to COVID-19 social distancing guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and the New Jersey Department of Health. Murphy’s Law also declares that those same teachers can party the night... Read more →


GLOUCESTER CITY POLITICS: Vote for Sara, Vote Independent

“10 Reasons to Vote for Sara O’Brien” 1. Youth Oriented 2. Energetic 3. Concerned Citizen 4. Educated 5. Good Listener 6. Open Minded 7. Communicator 8. Loves Gloucester City 9. Organized 10. Caring Vote “Column 3” Independent—Sara O’Brien for Council Submitted by Former Mayor Bob Bevan Read more →


The Political Games Played by The Washington Elite Never End

" Citizens, it is time to take our country back from the Political Class, from The Media, and from the Liberal and Conservative Elite ~Carly Fiorina " William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews WASHINGTON, DC (October 11, 2021)-- The National School Boards Association sent a letter to President Joseph R. Biden on September 29, 2001 asking him to help stop the alleged threats from parents and other members of the public being made against school boards and dedicated education leaders. Over the past several weeks the media have been televising clips of parents lambasted school boards members across the nation... Read more →


WASHINGTON POLITICS: Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri Praised by Free Citizens Group

Senator’s Aggressive questioning of Justice Department an essential first step to restoring Rule of Law. (Fairfax, Virginia) - Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri was singled out today for “the highest praise possible” by the Alliance for Free Citizens, a non-partisan advocacy organization dedicated to restoring traditional American principles of individual liberty and the rule of law. On Tuesday October 5, Senator Hawley questioned Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco on a letter released earlier by Attorney General Merrick Garland announcing that he has instructed the FBI to investigate parent protests at school board meetings across the entire nation. Ms. Monaco had... Read more →


Philadelphia Resident Arrested on Federal Charges During January 6 Capitol Riot

Defendant Allegedly Threw Objects at Police A Pennsylvania man was arrested yesterday for crimes related to the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, which disrupted a joint session of the U.S. Congress that was in the process of ascertaining and counting the electoral votes related to the presidential election. Michael James Dickinson, 30, of Philadelphia, is charged with federal offenses that include assaulting, resisting, or impeding certain officers; civil disorder; and engaging in physical violence on restricted grounds. Dickinson made his initial appearance in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on yesterday afternoon. According to court documents, Dickinson was... Read more →


Letters to the Editor: Attention! Free Citizens

The bi-monthly Alliance newsletter is here with the leading stories on election integrity, vaccine mandates, critical race theory, and every burning political issue that is making its way into your neighborhood and into your home. Our highlight is the Republican Party of Lake County, Florida passing a resolution demanding an election audit in all fifty states. If we are going to nail down the definite results of the 2020 presidential election, we cannot rely on politicians in Washington DC or the court system for honest investigations. What we need is political pressure created through direct action, and that occurs at... Read more →


NJ POLITICS: Still No Answers from Vince Mazzeo

Egg Harbor Twp, NJ (October 8, 2021)- During the October 8, 2021 Press of Atlantic City debate, Senator Vince Polistina pushed Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo to explain his radical voting record. Mazzeo in traditional fashion, had none. Gloucestercitynews.net files “Whether the question was voting to ban police from telling parents if their kids are caught with drugs or alcohol, avoiding a stance on banning smoking in Atlantic City casinos, or failing to condemn offensive and false political mailers from dark money special interests, Mazzeo had no answers,” Polistina said. “Mazzeo’s only consistency is his silence. His silence makes him complicit and... Read more →


Political Ads Released in 6 Congressional Districts on Proposed Tax Hikes and IRS Spying

Washington, D.C. - Club for Growth will launch a new round of television advertisements in six Congressional Districts across the country asking constituents to contact their representative in the U.S. House Representative and ask them to oppose the reconciliation legislation. The Hill’s Tal Axelrod published an exclusive report on the announcement. Gloucestercitynews.net files “Despite what Speaker Pelosi is trying to sell House Democrats, the fact is people will reject this massive tax and spend, government spying legislation. We are asking constituents in six key districts to contact their Representatives and tell them to vote no on raising their taxes and... Read more →


Letters to the Editor: Time for an Independent Thinker

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--"It's time for an independent thinker...someone who will put you, the resident, before the party. Vote Col. 3 . Sara O" Brien for Council" We have had no checks and balances in the local government in several years. It's time for a new view and a more open government...Sara will make a difference. Vote Col. 3 - Sara O"Brien. Former Gloucester City Councilman - Jack Brandt Read more →


LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: “10 Reasons to Vote for Sara O’Brien”

Youth Oriented Energetic Concerned Citizen Educated Good Listener Open-Minded Communicator Loves Gloucester City Organized Caring Vote “Column 3” Independent—Sara O’Brien for Council Submitted by Former Mayor Bob Bevan Read more →


VIDEO: Term Limits Advocate Addresses Congress

Watch as term limits advocate compares Congress to lice and root canals! SIGN THE TERM LIMITS PETITION AT: https://www.termlimits.com/sjr1-youtu... He tells this senate committee that 60% of Americans say that they would fire every single member of Congress if they could. And that the people have lost confidence in this Congress because career politicians routinely abuse power. #TermLimits #EmptySeats #SJR1 #TedCruz DONATE TO U.S. TERM LIMITS HERE: https://termlimits.com/donate LISTEN TO NICK ON THE WEEKLY PODCAST: https://termlimits.com/podcast Subscribe to The No Uncertain Terms podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen. Get your weekly dose of witty,... Read more →


$4 Trillion in Prime Waste-Cutting Recommendations

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, at the beginning of fiscal year (FY) 2022, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) released Prime Cuts 2021, the latest edition of the group’s comprehensive recommendations to eliminate waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement in the federal government. Here are the facts: Prime Cuts has been published annually since 1993 and addresses every area of government spending. Total savings from Prime Cuts 2021 are $370.1 billion in the first year and $4 trillion over five years. There are 580 recommendations from bipartisan and nonpartisan sources, including the Government Accountability Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the budgets of former... Read more →


Reconciliation Bill would give NJ the highest corporate business tax rate in the World

Government to Taxpayer, WE NEED MORE OF YOUR MONEY! Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files Todd DeFeo / The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – The massive reconciliation bill federal lawmakers are pondering would give New Jersey the highest corporate business tax (CBT) rate in the industrialized world, industry leaders say. The $3.5 trillion bill calls for increasing the corporate income tax from 21% to 26.5%. In a joint statement, New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) President and CEO Michele Siekerka and New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP) CEO John W. Kennedy noted New Jersey has the highest CBT rate in... Read more →


Interim EPA Cleanup Plan for the Lower Passaic River Study Area

of the Diamond Alkali Superfund Site Will Remove Sources of Contamination from the River NEW YORK (October 4, 2021) – In a decision that greatly increases progress toward cleaning up the Passaic River, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Deputy Administrator Janet McCabe and Acting Regional Administrator Walter Mugdan announced finalization of an interim plan to clean up contaminated sediment in the upper nine miles of the Lower Passaic River Study Area of the Diamond Alkali Superfund site in New Jersey. U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker (both-N.J.) and U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) joined New Jersey Department of... Read more →


October is Liver Awareness Month: 

A COTA Family is Celebrating One Daughter’s Healthy Liver … Now They Wait to Learn Transplant Timelines for Their Two Youngest Kids October 4, 2021 -- October is Liver Awareness Month, which is the month touted by the American Liver Foundation to raise public awareness of the importance of liver health. More than 30 million Americans suffer with some form of liver disease. This October, a Colorado transplant family is celebrating their daughter’s now healthy liver and waiting to learn transplant timelines for their two-year-old daughter and nine-month-old son. The Hawks Family of Severance, Colorado, began its transplant journey 10... Read more →


Good By Pony Express, Hello Donkey Mail

Repeating Failure: Mail Standards Degraded for the Second Time in Seven Years By Paul Steidler The Lexington Institute Starting Friday, October 1, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) will hold itself to lower mail delivery standards (i.e., longer delivery times), increasing the time it takes to deliver 39 percent of first-class mail. USPS did this just seven years ago and the results were bad. Cost savings were not realized, the significantly reduced service standards were never met, and large amounts of first-class mail, USPS’s most profitable product, permanently left the system. Then as now, USPS said having a lower service standard... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: East Tennessee Schools Are Segregating Students For Not Wearing A Mask

Dear Fellow Patriot, Knox County School District is segregating students based on who does and doesn’t wear a mask. Parents of Knox County, Tennessee, took to Facebook to call out Knox County School District’s treatment of their students for refusing to wear a mask. One school of focus has been West Valley Middle School, located in Knoxville. One parent said kids have been bullied by the administration and were told they would have to eat lunch after everyone else since they didn’t want to wear a mask. Donate Another claimed maskless middle school students were isolated from the rest of... Read more →


WASHINGTON POLITICS: Chuck Grassley knows Iowa

By Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks | Quad-City Times The once-a-century pandemic has turned our lives upside down for nearly two years. COVID-19 disrupted everything under the sun. Our health care systems, food supply chains, classrooms and the entire economy are still in recovery mode. Iowa is responding to this public health and economic crisis the way we’ve always faced our challenges. Iowans don’t give up or give in. We give it all we’ve got. We’re fortunate to have the strong and steady hand of seasoned leadership to help us weather the storm and come out stronger than ever. Iowans were in... Read more →


*Gloucester City Politics: Sara O'Brien, The Independent Choice for Gloucester City Politics

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--Sara O'Brien the Gloucester City Independent candidate for the city council at large seat left vacated by Patrick Keating, released the following press release explaining why she is running for election on Tuesday, November 2. The release also includes information on her background. RELATED: Former Mayor Bevan Says The City's Form of Government is Outdated, Needs Changing Read more →


NJ POLITICS: Now Murphy Vows to Reduce Pollution in EJ neighborhoods, Be a Climate Gamechanger

Newark, NJ -- Clean Water Action officially endorsed Governor Phil Murphy for re-election today at the same site it announced its endorsement of then candidate Murphy four years ago. It was not just that he had made and kept promises on climate and environmental justice. He’s also here today to publicly vow to rev up his plans to reduce pollution more and faster than currently planned especially in overburdened communities including a pledge to eliminate dirty diesel vehicles and equipment with zero emission alternatives. Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files "The Garden State is waking up to the reality of today’s climate and... Read more →


TO THE WASHINGTON ELITE: WE THE PEOPLE ARE COMING

published by CNBNews on February 26, 2010 GLENN BECK: I got a letter from a woman in Arizona. She writes an open letter to our nation's leadership: "I am a homegrown American citizen, 53, registered Democrat all my life. Before the last presidential election, I registered as a Republican because I no longer felt the Democratic Party represents my views or works to pursue issues important to me. Now I no longer feel the Republican Party represents my views or works to pursue issues important to me. The fact is I no longer feel any political party or representative in... Read more →


Stockton Poll Reveals: Voters Prefer Murphy over Ciattarelli Because of His COVID Policies

Galloway, N.J. – Incumbent Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, buoyed by support for his COVID-19 policies, leads Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli by 9 percentage points, according to a Stockton University Poll released today. But Murphy reaches only the 50-percent mark, leading Ciattarelli 50%-41% including voters who lean toward one candidate or the other. Nine percent are undecided or not liking either candidate in the statewide New Jersey poll of 552 likely voters. The poll was conducted for the William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy at Stockton University the week before Tuesday night’s first gubernatorial debate. Murphy received positive job ratings... Read more →


*Comment Restrictions: You Must Provide A Working Email Address/Name Will Be Published

Gloucestercitynews.net/CNBNewsnet comment rules, subject to change. Starting immediately we will no longer accept comments with an anonymous name. No further comments will be published with just a first name or with a made up name. Your submitted remark must contain your full name and a working email address. If you believe in what you wrote you should be willing to back it up with your full name. We feel that people, who in the past were able to hide behind a computer screen, won’t be so embolden to viciously attack an opposing point of view now that their name is... Read more →


President Biden Hopes to Resettle 95,000 Afghans in US; Two Afghanistan Refugees at Fort McCoy Facing

(CNBNEWS)(September 26, 2021)--President Joe Biden’s administration is planning to resettle the first group of Afghans brought to the United States across 46 states with many headed to battleground and swing states like Arizona, Florida, Georgia, and Texas according to Verity Weekly Biden has said he hopes to resettle about 95,000 Afghans across the U.S. over the next 12 months. In a 21-day period from August to September, Biden brought more than 48,000 Afghans to the U.S. for resettlement — a population more than four times that of Jackson, Wyoming. An initial 37,000 Afghans will be resettled by the Biden administration... Read more →


LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: The Left is Lying to You

Dear Fellow Patriot, An official complaint has been filed by members of the White House press corps after President Biden's staffers interrupted Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he was speaking. The White House later blamed the PM for daring the take unplanned questions from the press... a pretty normal practice for most world leaders, but not for President Biden and his shady administration. That being said, this all makes sense when you look at the state of our country from a wider lens: Let's address some serious facts: Leftist woke "cancel culture" is actually straight up totalitarianism We are experiencing... Read more →


CNBNews Politics: Progressive Couple Thrilled with Latest Vaccine Mandate (video)

THE BABYLON BEE--Joe Biden's mandates sure are tough on Covid. But will his never-ending list of mandates stop the spread or will it forever trap you in #TheMatrix? Become a premium subscriber: https://babylonbee.com/plans The Official Babylon Bee Store: https://shop.babylonbee.com/ Follow The Babylon Bee: Website: https://babylonbee.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/thebabylonbee Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheBabylonBee Instagram: http://instagram.com/thebabylonbee Read more →


GUEST OPINION: Biden's Pro-Abortion Bill Is Off-The-Charts

(May 5, 2016)-Two moms of premature babies made a huge impact for life on Facebook, according to LifeNews.com The moms, Ashley Brooke Costanzo and Whitney Sanders, posted similar messages online in April to raise awareness about late-term abortions and the radical abortion positions of the two Democratic presidential candidates. Since then, tens of thousands of people have shared and viewed their posts online. (continue to read) ~CNBNews +++++++ Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on President Biden's latest pro-abortion bill: "The Administration strongly supports House passage of H.R. 3755, the Women's Health Protection Act of 2021." That is the statement... Read more →


NEW JERSEY POLITICS: Small Business Owners Back Jack Ciattarelli for New Jersey Governor

TRENTON, N.J. (September 22, 2021) – NFIB New Jersey PAC, the state’s most influential and effective small business political action committee, today announced its endorsement of businessman and former assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli for governor. The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) New Jersey PAC, whose members are New Jersey small business owners, overwhelmingly supported backing Ciattarelli based on his record and platform and will work hard to make the Voice of Small Business heard in this election. “I am excited to extend NFIB’s endorsement to Jack Ciattarelli, a strong, pro-small-business candidate, who understands what it takes to start and grow... Read more →


Statement from Joe Giralo on OSC Public Letter on Egg Harbor City Water Deal

“The revelations in the OSC letter today are deeply disturbing. After decades of mismanagement, the last thing the County Clerk’s Office needs is another incompetent leader. Perhaps Mayor Jiampetti should spend more time focused on her day job instead of the campaign trail." Read more →


Trenton, NJ's Capital, Poorest City in the State

Samuel Stebbins, 24/7 Wall St. via The Center Square THere are an estimated 39.5 million Americans living below the poverty line, which, in the lower 48 states, is an annual income threshold of $12,880 for an individual and $26,500 for a family of four (Alaska and Hawaii have a slightly higher threshold). Living in poverty can have serious consequences and impacts nearly every aspect of life -- and those problems can be compounded for those who are facing poverty while also living in very poor neighborhoods. Residents of poor neighborhoods often struggle with higher crime rates, limited employment opportunities, lower... Read more →


New Jersey #JusticeforJ6 Rally, Saturday, September 25 at the State Capitol Annex, 11AM

Washington, DC -- Today, Look Ahead America is promoting its New Jersey #JusticeforJ6 rally, which will be held on Saturday, September 25th at the State Capitol Annex at 11AM. Last Saturday, September 18th, Look Ahead America held the initial #JusticeforJ6 rally in Washington, D.C. outside of the U.S. Capitol building. This event was a great success and was a peaceful exercise of our First Amendment rights. We expect the same for the New Jersey rally this coming weekend. During this Saturday’s rally, Look Ahead America will also be introducing a draft resolution that will be presented to the New Jersey... Read more →


WASHINGTON POLITICS: New Parnell Ad... Media Divides, Liberals Define​

Ohio Township, PA – Sean Parnell today launched a new campaign ad entitled “Media Divides, Liberals Define” highlighting his military and leadership experience. The ad comes as Parnell continues consolidating conservative support in the Republican primary, both across Pennsylvania and nationally. The ad can be viewed HERE or by clicking below. Below is a script of the ad: When our freedom is at stake, Pennsylvanians are the first to the fight. That's exactly why I joined the army after 9/11. I led an infantry platoon on the front lines in Afghanistan They called us the ‘Outlaw Platoon. Men of every... Read more →


NJ Politics: Swift Endorsed by NJ FOP

NORTHFIELD – The New Jersey Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has endorsed former Deputy Attorney General Claire Swift for Assembly in the Second Legislative District. Swift continued: “There is nothing more honorable than to serve your community and we must do better to return the respect the profession deserves. I could not be prouder of my family’s background in law enforcement. After arriving in the United States from Ireland, my grandfather became a Philadelphia Police officer and my brother currently serves as a Sergeant with the Margate Police Department.” “Being an officer on the job has never been harder. It... Read more →


Norcross Touts Historic Investments in Child Care, Education, Job Training for South Jersey

Congressman Norcross Secured Historic Investments in Child Care, Community College, Job Training for South Jersey WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (D-NJ) along with Reps. Joe Courtney (D-CT) and Susan Wild (D-PA), members of the House Committee on Education and Labor, touted investments in child care, education, job training, and child nutrition advanced through the Committee’s section of the Build Back Better Act. The historic investments will lower costs for families, secure good-paying jobs for American workers, and set a strong foundation of America’s children. “By advancing important provisions of the Build Back Better Act, we laid a clear... Read more →


CDC Records Show Teachers Unions Gave Guidance to CDC Director on School COVID Restrictions

(Washington, DC) Judicial Watch announced today that it received 12 pages of *records showing the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) and National Education Association (NEA) influencing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director and the White House with their own their own “embargoed vaccine research,” as well as school reopening policy. Additionally, the CDC Director states that she used the unions’ language in the CDC’s school reopening policy. Gloucestercitynews.net files The documents were obtained through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the CDC asking for: All emails exchanged between CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky and email... Read more →


Senator Menendez, Rep. Escobar and Other DC. Politicians Say Reinstating MPP Violates US Obligation to Mexico Refugees

“It is abundantly clear that the United States cannot safely reinstate MPP and that any attempt to return people seeking safety to harm in Mexico will violate U.S. and international legal obligations to refugees.” Senator Menendez (D-NJ) JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), the highest ranking Latino in Congress, and Congresswoman Veronica Escobar (TX-16) today announced they led a bicameral group of lawmakers in sending a letter to President Biden urging him to take all necessary legal steps to terminate the Remain in Mexico policy – or the perversely named Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) – that placed tens... Read more →


CHALKBEAT: President Biden's Latest Edict for States to Drop Bans on Mask Mandates Will Further Divide Nation

image courtesy of http://www.clker.com/ (Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files) ++++++ Matt BarnumSep 8, 2021, In his first several months in office, Education Secretary Miguel Cardona had largely steered clear from controversy. But recently he’s waded directlyinto a debate roiling school boards and state houses across the country: whether schools should require all students and staff to wear masks. “We cannot sit around,” he said last month, as the Biden administration pushed back against states banning school mask mandates. “We have to do everything in our power, including civil rights investigations.” Soon after, he announced investigations into five states — Iowa, Oklahoma, South... Read more →


UPDATE: Survivors in Morris County Can Also Now Apply for Possible FEMA Assistance

September 11, 2021 Trenton, NJ – Today, Morris County was designated for Individual Assistance. This county now joins previously designated counties Passaic, Somerset, Gloucester, Union, Mercer, Bergen, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Essex and Hudson. If you have homeowners or renters insurance, you should file a claim as soon as possible. By law, FEMA cannot duplicate benefits for losses covered by insurance. If you are uninsured or underinsured, you may be eligible for federal assistance. The fastest and easiest way to apply is by visiting disasterassistance.gov/ or by downloading the FEMA App on the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store. If... Read more →


New Jersey Politics: Gloucester County GOP Wants Deceptive TV Ad Pulled

Allegations in deceptive TV ad are provably false MULLICA HILL – Gloucester County Republican Chairwoman Jacci Vigilante, via a Cease and Desist letter sent by attorney Russell DePersia, is demanding a TV ad paid for by the campaign of state Senator Steve Sweeney and Assemblymen John Burzichelli and Adam Taliaferro immediately be pulled from the airwaves. “The Democrat trio of Steve Sweeney, John Burzichelli and Adam Taliaferro are running misleading ads against our third legislative district candidates Ed Durr for Senate and Bethanne McCarthy-Patrick and Beth Sawyer for Assembly,” GCGOP Chairwoman Jacci Vigilante said. “In the case of Beth Sawyer,... Read more →


Durr, McCarthy-Patrick and Sawyer call on Sweeney team to pull deceptive ad

LD3 voters deserve better than a bunch of lies LOGAN TOWNSHIP – Third legislative district Republican candidates for state Senate, Ed Durr, and Assembly Bethanne McCarthy-Patrick and Beth Sawyer have called on Senator Steve Sweeney, Assemblyman John Burzichelli and Assemblyman Adam Taliaferro to stop running a deceptive ad on cable television. The ad in question makes false claims about the Republican candidates’ stance on issues, job performance and bill payment history. “While we all expected the Democrats to be aggressive, we did not expect them to resort to outright lies,” Republican state Senate candidate Ed Durr said. “The ad says... Read more →


How to Satisfy a Picky Eater

You know what your kids need to eat but getting them to do so is another story. As a parent, you love cooking meals that your family loves and devours. Unfortunately, when one or more of your kids dislikes most foods, meal time can become a war zone. Satisfying a picky eater nourished is challenging. So, how do you feed a picky eater the foods they like and ones you know they need? Food is Fuel When children are just starting to eat table food, it’s pretty easy. You mash up vegetables and give it to them in small quantities.... Read more →


Murphy Announces Partnership With Uber/Lyft to Provide Rides for People without Transportation Because of Storm

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today announced a partnership with rideshare companies Uber and Lyft in conjunction with United Way Worldwide and NJ 211 to provide access to free and discounted rides to New Jersey residents who lost a personal vehicle as a result of Tropical Storm Ida. Over the next two weeks, New Jersey residents who lost a vehicle and need help accessing essential services can text NJIDARIDE to 898-211 to request a Lyft or Uber ride. Those without access to a smartphone can dial 2-1-1 from any phone line. Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files “In the aftermath of Tropical Storm... Read more →


Former President Trump Endorses Parnell for Pennsylvania Senate Seat

By Christen Smith | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Former President Donald Trump endorsed Sean Parnell on Wednesday in a crowded U.S. Senate race that could be pivotal in determining the chamber's balance of power come 2023. Parnell, an Army veteran and former congressional candidate, is one of at least six Republicans vying to replace retiring Sen. Pat Toomey in the 2022 election. A handful of Democrats, too, hope to clinch the seat and strengthen the party’s razor-thin majority in the Senate. One of those candidates, Rep. Conor Lamb, D-Pa., narrowly held off a challenge in his western... Read more →


Norcross Votes to Advance NDAA that Supports South Jersey Jobs

Uplift Military Working Families, Bolsters Our Domestic Supply Chain & Keeps America Safe WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01), Chair of the Tactical Air and Land Forces (TAL) Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), voted to advance the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22). The bill, which passed on a bipartisan vote of 57 - 2 out of committee, provides our military working families with the resources they need to keep our nation secure, invests in American workers and manufacturing, provides opportunities for registered apprenticeships and will make America safer. The bill... Read more →


$10 Million in Financial Relief Available for Small Businesses Impacted by Tropical Storm Ida

Interim assistance will provide grants up to $5,000 to storm-impacted businesses/non-profits with up to 50 employees MILLBURN – Governor Phil Murphy announced preliminary details of a proposed plan to provide grants to New Jersey small businesses impacted by severe weather caused by Tropical Storm Ida on Wednesday and early Thursday. The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA)has been tasked with creating and administering the program, which will provide short-term, immediate rent/mortgage reimbursement support to New Jersey businesses and non-profits with up to 50 employees that suffered physical damage on September 1stand 2nd, 2021 and any additional flooding immediately thereafter. Murphy... Read more →


WASHINGTON POLITICS: Trump Endorses Parnell for Senate

Sean Parnell and President Donald Trump Ohio Township, PA - Today, President Donald Trump issued the followingendorsement of Republican Sean Parnell's candidacy for the United States Senate: "Sean Parnell is running for the United States Senate to serve the Great Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Sean bravely fought for our Country as a Captain in the U.S. Army and was awarded two Bronze Stars (one for valor!) and the Purple Heart. Unlike our current administration, he never left anyone behind. Sean is a great candidate, who got robbed in his congressional run in the Crime of the Century—the 2020 Presidential Election Scam.... Read more →