Tag: Vote

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

If this legislator’s amendment succeeds? Trump would’ve gotten 5 N.J. electoral votes in ’16.

PARSIPPANY, NJ – Some U.S. states are moving to bind their electors to whichever presidential campaign wins the national popular vote. Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce (R-26) wants New Jersey to go in another direction. – She is pushing an amendment to Read More

Green New Deal fails in Senate without a single ‘yea’ vote; Booker and Menendez vote ‘present’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s far-left ‘Green New Deal’ failed a U.S. Senate cloture vote on Tuesday evening without a single “yea” vote. Cory Booker and Bob Menendez of New Jersey both voted “present” as did all but three Democrats Read More

Op-Ed: Setting the Record Straight On My Legalized Marijuana Position

By Declan O’Scanlon _ In the ill-fated recent rush to pass legislation that would legalize, tax, and regulate recreational adult use of marijuana, my position on the legislation, and the issue, has been misunderstood and mischaracterized by some New Jersey Read More

Swing senator explains his refusal to support N.J. legal weed

TRENTON, N.J. – Legal marijuana isn’t happening, Save Jerseyans, at least for awhile. And because Democrat leaders insist upon tying all of the issues together, less controversial expansions of drug offense expungements and the medical marijuana program are also on Read More

Imperiled N.J. weed bill would allow expungements for criminals possessing 5lbs of pot

TRENTON, N.J. – State Senator Kip Bateman (R-16) announced late on Friday afternoon that he is a “no” for Monday’s schedule floor vote on legislation to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey. According to Save Jersey sources on State Street, Read More