Tag: executive

What Donald Trump and Abraham Lincoln Have in Common

By Robert Kofman _ President Trump likes to compare himself to President Lincoln and indeed there are some similarities. Both won with less than a majority of the popular vote and took office in a deeply divided, polarized country with Read More

NJ-11: Webber files his own county slate in hostile Essex territory

NEWARK, N.J. — It’s an all-out Republican war in NJ-11, Save Jerseyans.  Assemblyman Jay Webber is rolling with his own county executive and sheriff candidates in Essex County for the upcoming June Primary, a direct affront to the organization of Read More

Schmelz Launches Underdog Bergen Executive Campaign

By Matthew Gilson _ Standing in front of a crowd of around 150 (including many children), Bergenfield Mayor Norman Schmelz announced his bid for Bergen County Executive on Sunday. Schmelz is a two-term Mayor of the heavily Democratic town where Read More

Schmelz launching Bergen Executive campaign on Sunday

By The Staff _ Bergenfield Mayor Norman Schmelz will formally launch his anticipated run against incumbent Bergen County Executive James Tedesco on Sunday March 4th. Bergen Republicans haven’t held the executive position since Tedesco, a former Paramus Mayor, defeated Kathleen Read More

Executive Order Is No Substitute for Obamacare Repeal, Experts Say

A executive order promised by President Donald Trump to increase competition in the health insurance market is no substitute for repealing Obamacare, according to conservative health policy experts. Thwarted by the Senate on health care legislation, the president is turning Read More

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 Read More

Trump DHS Cancels Obama Executive Amnesty Program

The Department of Homeland Security announced late Thursday that it is canceling the program that would have allowed the illegal immigrant parents of American-born children and green-card holders to remain in the U.S. The program would have granted them three-year Read More

Trump Executive Orders Fall Victim to Legislating from the Bench

Thursday night, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decided to continue blocking President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders on immigration. This is a deliberate attempt to shift control over immigration from the executive and legislative branches to the judicial branch Read More

Trump Executive Orders Fall Victim to Legislating from the Bench

Thursday night, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decided to continue blocking President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders on immigration. This is a deliberate attempt to shift control over immigration from the executive and legislative branches to the judicial branch Read More