Posts tagged "New Jersey"

If Bush was blamed for the slow response to Katrina, why isn't Obama blamed for leaving millions in the cold and dark?

Hear that? The silence of the media? No criticism of President Barack Obama for the slow clean-up following hurricane Sandy? People are suffering, huddled in dark homes–if they have a home left–without heat or light. People left homeless. Some scrounging through piles of donated clothing because everything they have except the clothes they’re wearing gone.... Read more »

Privatize public parks?

Has nothing escaped the privatization trend? The Chicago Skyway and Chicago parking meters. Mayor Richard M. Daley tried to privatize Midway Airport. From  garbage pickup to prisons everything seems eligible. Except for parks. Now goes New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is pushing the privatization of state parks. According to the South Jersey News: New Jersey... Read more »

The irony in Gov. Christie's decision not to run for president

The irony is that his decision to remain governor to fix New Jersey’s problems makes him even more attractive as president. The very fact that he sticks to his convictions sets him head and shoulders above the current crop of politicians who would do anything to move up the food chain. Strengthen of character;  ability... Read more »

Obama and other math idiots

Chicago-based Exelon Corp., the nation’s biggest nuclear power producer, warns that it will have to shut a nuclear power plant in New Jersey if the state forces it to install cooling towers at an estimated cost of $800 million. Environmental groups say the towers would only cost $200 million, and they have to be right... Read more »
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