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Op-Ed: 9/11 Heroes Finally Get Their Due. Here’s Why We Can All Be Proud.

By Frank Pallotta _ It was the morning of September 11, 2001 and my co-workers were on the phone with their usual contacts at the World Trade Center—except they weren’t executing trades. They were pleading with the workers trapped in Read More

N.J. Congressman proposes ban on taxpayer-financed sexual harassment settlements

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ- 07) is leveraging his position with the House Ethics Committee to end taxpayer-funded settlements of sexual harassment allegations against members of Congress and their staff. “Taxpayers in congressional districts across the Nation are Read More

Will the gas tax hike shore up New Jersey’s troubled pension system?

That’s the plan, Save Jerseyans. Smart government? Or short-sighted self-dealing? This new bipartisan measure spearheaded by South Jersey legislators from both houses — S2842/A4388 – would permit New Jersey’s newly replenished Transportation Trust Fund to borrow directly from New Jersey pension funds. Right now, the Read More