Tag: Florida

Ciattarelli says Murphy should quit the DGA, focus on N.J.

TRENTON, N.J. – Phil Murphy is vice chair of the Democratic Governors Association (DGA) and on track to take over the organization next year; he’ll be in Florida this upcoming weekend addressing that state’s Democrats. As when Chris Christie ran Read More

Post-Parkland, local N.J. officials call for a police officer in every school

WESTAMPTON, NJ — Last week’s deadly shooting rampage at a Parkland, Florida high school has reignited a national debate over how best to safeguard America’s softest domestic targets from mentally ill killers and ideological terrorists alike. Westampton Township Committeewoman Maureen Smith-Hartman Read More

Ambitious Murphy gets political with #Parkland but fails spectacularly

By Matt Rooney _ Serious debates demand a common set of facts, Save Jerseyans, even if the debate’s participants walk away from those facts with different conclusions. Phil Murphy isn’t a serious person. He doesn’t want a serious debate. He’s Read More

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 Read More

Christians outpace FEMA in aid to hurricane victims

Faith-based groups – Christian nonprofits, specifically – have been busy bees of late, providing more aid to hurricane victims than even FEMA, the federal agency that’s supposed to swoop to the scenes of natural disasters, assess the situation and speed Read More