Category: Health

OPINION: Murphy’s New Gun Laws Will Set Back Mental Health, Do Nothing To Stop Trenton Violence

By Steven J. Uccio _ Last Wednesday, Governor Phil Murphy signed six new bills pertaining to firearms into law.  Some are more impactful than others.  The law pertaining to “armor piercing” rounds may be redundant and the one banning private Read More

NJ-06: Pallone votes to deny treatment options for terminally ill patients

HAZLET, N.J. — President Trump’s signing of the “Right to Try Act” on Wednesday will help terminally ill patients receive experimental drug treatments still awaiting approval by the FDA.  Congressman Frank Pallone (D, NJ-06) was among the measure’s vocal opponents. Pallone’s presumptive Read More

Op-Ed: A Vaccine Mandate Is Legislating Like A Communist

By Ileana Schirmer _ Assemblywoman Pamela Lampitt of Camden County is sponsoring legislation (A1847) which mandates human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccinations for all New Jersey students in grades six through twelve. Having fled communist Cuba, I have a big issue with Read More

Murphy Democrats Give Millennials Another Reason to Leave New Jersey

By: Alex Cucciniello  _ As if millennials and other young people needed more reasons to flee New Jersey, Governor Phil Murphy is about to give them another one. He is ready to sign legislation recreating the Obamacare health insurance penalty Read More

N.J. legislator proposes mandating HPV immunization for school kids

TRENTON, N.J. — As New Jersey legislators move to limit the religious exemption for childhood vaccinations and in so doing dramatically expand the potency of the state’s existing school immunization requirements, another bill waiting in the wings is guaranteed to stir the Read More

Township Council Passes Marijuana Resolution; 3-2

PARSIPPANY – Parsippany-Troy Hills Township Council passed Resolution R2018-044 on Tuesday, March 20. … the Recreational Use of Marijuana in the State of New Jersey,” was passed 3-2. Councilwoman Emily Peterson and Council Vice President Janice McCarthy voted against the Read More