Category: American History

Murphy open to keeping N.J. closed until Memorial Day Weekend

OCEAN CITY, N.J. – New Jerseyans and their economy might remain offline until close to Memorial Day Weekend. That’s according to Governor Phil Murphy at Monday’s daily COVID-19 press conference.  “Broadly sympathetic with the long sort of six and a Read More

UPDATE: Veterans groups rally to save Kearny’s statue from history-erasing Trenton Democrats

KEARNY, N.J. – The American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars are joining the fight to stop the removal of New Jersey hero Phil Kearny’s statue from the Capitol Hill National Statuary Hall Collection. New Jersey Senate Democrats recently Read More

NJ-02: Van Drew, Patterson trade barbs in Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, N.J. – Van Drew got the better of the exchange if attendees’ reactions was any indication, but the incumbent Republican and his sole remaining primary challenger Bob Patterson didn’t hold back on Tuesday night at a meeting of Read More

Kids should be in school on Presidents’ Day learning something about America. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Full disclosure: I’m solidly in the camp of folks who believe the modern version of Presidents’ Day (formerly “Washington’s Birthday”) is utterly useless and pointless. There was a time when Americans would celebrate and honor our Read More

Petulant Pascrell tweets that he walked out of “liar” Trump’s SOTU

WASHINGTON, D.C. – It’s no surprise that (most) congressional Democrats weren’t enamored with the substance of President Trump’s State of the Union address. They grimaced, sat on their hands, and generally made world class asses out of themselves. Nancy Pelosi Read More

LIVE: President Trump’s State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump will deliver his fourth annual State of the Union address from the U.S. House chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday, February 4th at 9:00 p.m. EST. Among the anticipated topics: the economy, school Read More