Category: Heroin and Opioid Epidemic

Maybe It’s Not Healthy to Reduce Addiction to a Disease?

As Governor Chris Christie continues his expensive campaign to rehabilitate his political career by tackling drug rehabilitation, Save Jerseyans, I thought it’d be prudent to take a step back and look at this entire situation from a different perspective. Challenging premises Read More

One N.J. Legislator Stood Alone Against Trenton’s Costly Addiction Mandate

Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.” – Edmund Burke — Governor Chris Christie‘s ongoing mission to rehabilitate his political career by Read More

Trenton About to Spend Millions of Your Dollars on Addiction Awareness Ads?

New Jersey’s fiscal crisis continues to deepen, Save Jerseyans, but you’d never know it underneath the Trenton State House’s golden dome. The latest indication that they’re not taking it too seriously? On February 1st, a public notice quietly surfaced over Read More

Clifton Calls For First Responders’ Protection In Opioid Crisis

Assemblyman Rob Clifton Assemblyman Rob Clifton (R-12 Monmouth, Middlesex, Ocean and Burlington) renewed his call for legislative action today on his bill (A3104) that would protect the lives and well-being on police officers and EMS personnel who administer NARCAN or Read More

No, N.J. Republicans shouldn’t follow Christie down this rabbit hole!

Chris Christie‘s 2017 ‘State of the State’ obviously wasn’t a state of the state in any meaningful sense because, as was evident to anyone listening, most of the major issues impacting average New Jerseyans were ignored. It was a ‘State of Read More

Trenton’s Anti-Addiction Crusade Distracts From Its Own Addictions

The opiate/heroin addiction crisis is undeniable both in terms of its scope and the human wreckage it’s leaving in its wake, Save Jerseyans. Let’s stipulate that from the get-go, okay? It’s good that people with titles think it’s important and it’s good Read More