Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018
Category: Health

Op-Ed: Let the Free Market Work

By Jay Webber _  It won’t surprise any of you to hear that the big-government New Jersey Democrats are back at it again, trying to impose even more rules and regulations that make life in our State more expensive. Washington, DC doesn’t get things right all the time, but recently Republicans there repealed a piece […]

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 that President Trump and the Republican Congress gratefully freed us from. The legislation is backed […]

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 pot even further on this controversial topic. A1847 – sponsored by Assemblywoman Pamela Lampitt of […]

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 resolution. Councilman Michael dePierro Before …

Op-Ed: The Murphy Administration needs to get moving on key vacancies

By Bruce Sisler _ Just before Governor Chris Christie left office, he appointed me to the Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital Board of Trustees as a public member. It was an honor and privilege to have the faith and confidence to be considered, let alone chosen, for such an esteemed position. Since Greystone abuts Morris Township, […]

Parkland shooter always in trouble, never expelled. Why didn’t school system do more?

MIAMI — At times, Nikolas Cruz’s behavior could be a school administrator’s nightmare: Teachers and other students said he kicked doors, cursed at teachers, fought with and threatened classmates and brought a backpack with bullets to school. He collected a string of discipline for profanity, disobedience, insubordination and disruption. In 2014, administrators transferred Cruz to […]

Want to stop school shootings? Start by talking to a teacher.

By Matt Rooney _ Well, we’ve witnessed yet another gut-churning school shooting, Save Jerseyans, on Valentine’s Day no less, which this time has claimed the lives of at least 17 souls in the Southern Florida community of Parkland. That means it’s also time for yet another gut-churning gun control debate. The Left will lazily point […]

VIDEO: Hugin talks drug prices, beating Bob Menendez on CNBC

NEW YORK, NY — One day after launching a campaign to unseat U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), former Celgene CEO Bob Hugin, a Republican, visited CNBC to discuss his candidacy and pledge a focus on healthcare reform should he win in November.  “I’m going to go to Washington and I’m going to craft specific proposals […]

NJ-05’s McCann: “Yes, I authored the chart that killed Hillarycare.”

Did one of the two Republican candidates in NJ-05 help kill Hillarycare, the doomed first term Clinton Administration health care overhaul championed by the former First Lady and considered a precursor of Obamacare? It’s a matter of dispute. This week, attorney and former Cresskill councilman John McCann hit back at supporters of his primary opponent, […]

Christie’s renewed ally Kyrillos lands at Horizon

Breaking up can be hard to do, Save Jerseynas, but making up can be easy. Such is the case of former close friends Chris Christie and Joe Kyrillos. This week, the Governor appointed the outgoing state senator from LD13 to the board of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, the Garden State’s biggest […]

Frustrated Trump threatens executive action on health care

Stymied by Congress and, arguably, his failure to manage difficult-to-corral congressional leaders, President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to threaten executive action on health care: – Since Congress can't get its act together on HealthCare, I will be using the power of the pen to give great HealthCare to many people – […]

Lance: N.J. constituents “cannot afford” Bernie’s single-payer plan

Bernie Sanders (D-VT) claims the support of 17 Democrats for his single-payer health care bill, Save Jerseyans, but it seems more likely to be on the Democrat platform in 2020 than on President Trump’s desk anytime soon. Republicans are pushing back all the same. “Senator Sanders’ single-payer health care plan is one that my constituents […]