Tag: hud

Senate Confirms Retired Neurosurgeon Ben Carson as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

The Senate confirmed retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson as the new secretary of Housing and Urban Development in a 58-41 vote, primarily along party lines, Thursday. Carson has said he will work to help underprivileged communities. “I feel that I can Read More

Welcome Home! Trenton Democrats waste no time sticking it to former candidate Christie

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog He hasn’t been home 24 hours, Save Jerseyans, and he doesn’t even have a public schedule today, but the Trenton Democrats will waste no time resuming their favorite pastime: Christie bashing. It’s Read More

Monmouth And Ocean Senators Ask Congressional Delegation For Sandy Help

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com Six state Senators representing Monmouth and Oceans Counties have written to New Jersey’s U.S. Senators and Members of Congress asking for help in correcting inequities and inefficiencies in the federal government’s response to Superstorm Sanday. Read More

Christie: Federal Law Keeping RREM Applicants in Limbo

Pallone says legislation is not necessary, regulators can change the rules By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com  Governor Chris Christie told the 650 people in attendance at his Town Hall Meeting in Belmar yesterday that he went to Washington last week to ask HUD Read More

Christie Needs to Throw Down in Middletown

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog When Speaker of the House John Boehner’s caucus didn’t immediately sign off on a massive, bloated Superstorm Sandy relief package in early 2013, Save Jerseyans, Chris Christie’s outrage could be heard at all ends of Read More

Dems, #MSM Seek Solace in Sandy

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog They’d very much like to find a direct Bridgegate tie to Chris Christie more than anything in the world but they don’t have it. Not yet. In the interim, as Dawn “Fibber” Zimmer’s Hoboken Bridgegate Read More

Pallone’s Duplicitous Playbook

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com The stunt Congressman Frank Pallone pulled this week, manipulating the media into inaccurately reporting that there was a new federal investigation into Governor Chris Christie’s participation in last summer’s #Stronger Than The Storm tourism ad campaign, is nothing new for Read More

Pallone’s Lies to HUD, The Media, Continue To Unravel

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com On early Monday morning, 6:54, in the midst of the Bridgegate network and cable TV media feeding frenzy engulfing Governor Chris Christie, CNN reported an “Exclusive” story that  ”federal officials” were investigating whether Christie had “improperly used” some Read More