Tag: Corruption

N.J. Attorney General charges five in “old-school” bribery case including former Assemblyman

TRENTON, N.J. – The incumbent Jersey City School Board and a former Assemblyman stand accused of accepting bribes according to a Thursday morning announcement from the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office. According to the AG press release… – “The five Read More

MUST-READ: Almost 1/3 of N.J. legislators hold another government job

TRENTON, N.J. – Another layer to the corruption plaguing New Jersey was highlighted by NorthJersey.com’s Ashley Balcerzak and Stacey Barchenger on Tuesday: Almost one-third of state legislators (37 in total) have one or more additional government jobs. Those jobs pad their Read More

REPORT: Booker confidant allegedly told Newark Watershed’s executive director to solicit political contributions

NEWARK, N.J. – Cory Booker’s starring role in Newark’s lead water crisis was bad enough based upon what we already knew, Save Jerseyans. It just got worse.  On Thursday, Politico reported that “a longtime friend and adviser to former Mayor Read More

Why the Trenton Democrats were disinterested in grilling patronage queen Delgado-Polanco

By Matt Rooney _ Schools Development Authority CEO Lizette Delgado-Polanco FINALLY appeared before the state legislature this week, Save Jerseyans, but for anyone interested in getting to the bottom of the SDA patronage pit problem, you more than likely went Read More

I’m a Woman, Latina and Cuban, But I’ll Never Vote for Bob Menendez | Schirmer

By Ileana Schirmer This post was originally published on Save Jersey in Spanish. _ As a mother, latina, Cuban, catholic and leader in Hamilton Township, I believe that our elected officials should be figures our children can look up to. Read More