The list keeps growing. The flu. Alzheimer’s disease. Breast, colon, cervical and prostate cancer. Homicide, suicide and car accidents combined. The opioid crisis is likely to kill more people than all of these in 2018.
At least 1,901 people died from opioid overdoses in 2016, well over twice the number of people from the state who died in the attacks on Sept. 11. Deaths involving heroin and fentanyl continued a meteoric rise in the Garden Read More
By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog At a time when a large segment of the GOP base is gravitating towards an increasingly libertarian worldview, Save Jerseyans, Governor Chris Christie isn’t trying to compete for the same Republican primary market. He’s making a Read More
By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog This isn’t the first time that Chris Christie declared defeat in the so-called War on Drugs, Save Jerseyans, saying something very similar back in 2012 at the Brookings Institution. Since that time, Governor Christie has Read More
By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot Phillip Seymour Hoffman was one of those actors who totally inhabited a role. His own personality, looks, mannerisms, etc. were completely subsumed by the character he depicted. Often, you didn’t even realize that Hoffman was in Read More
I was reading an article in the Opinion section of The Star-Ledger yesterday that elicited some very mixed feelings from me, Save Jerseyans. Governor Christie conditionally vetoed a bill that would offer Good Samaritan protection to anyone who calls 911 Read More