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Chris Christie Poisons New Jersey with Lead, Self

Chris Christie Poisons New Jersey with Lead, Self

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

March 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Failed presidential candidate and reviled governor Chris Christie made an inglorious return to New Jersey without a single delegate in favor of his campaign. Back in the Garden State, Christie ended his year of remotely worsening the lives of New Jerseyans to actively worsening the lives of New Jerseyan...

Even New Jersey Is Too Good for Chris Christie

Even New Jersey Is Too Good for Chris Christie

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Governor Chris Christie's neglect of his home-state constituents has gone on long enough.

Christie Cold-Shoulders Constituency During Winter Storm Jonas

Christie Cold-Shoulders Constituency During Winter Storm Jonas

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

January 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Even as the snowstorm raged, governor Chris Christie used his bully pulpit to campaign for president continuing a long pattern of him put his presidential aspiration ahead of New Jersey.

Trump poses serious threat to Republican Party

Trump poses serious threat to Republican Party

By Elizabeth Moore, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Donald Trump's outlandish sentiments are a danger to the GOP in 2016.

Quarantine of aid workers reprehensible

Quarantine of aid workers reprehensible

By WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board

October 27, 2014


Filed under Opinion

In establishing their quarantine policy, Cuomo and Christie made an ill-informed choice that contradicts medical expertise.

Adam’s Angle: New Jersey should not restrict sale of Tesla vehicles

Adam’s Angle: New Jersey should not restrict sale of Tesla vehicles

April 3, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Tesla Motors has until April 15 to continue selling its cars through company-owned stores in New Jersey. After then, its stores will be used as galleries where shoppers can view Tesla’s Model S but cannot purchase one or even inquire about pricing. The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission just...

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: N.J. Gov. Chris Christie

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: N.J. Gov. Chris Christie

February 7, 2014


Filed under Multimedia, Opinion

Former Opinion Editor Raquel Woodruff and NYU College Republicans President John Catsimatidis Jr. look at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's recent scandals including the lane closures on the George Washington Bridge and the distribution of Sandy relief funds. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LhxvPC5OaD4[/youtube]

Prostitution arrests wrongly target victims

Prostitution arrests wrongly target victims

February 3, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

As discussions of Super Bowl XLVIII began, talk of sex trafficking at major sporting events resurfaced, as it undoubtedly will do again before the Olympics and World Cup. While recent reports have failed to find any correlation between the Super Bowl and instances of sex trafficking in the host city...

Christie can afford to digress from constituents on gay marriage

Christie can afford to digress from constituents on gay marriage

By Christina Coleburn, Contributing Columnist

October 7, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Gov. Chris Christie took his position by storm in 2010, bringing far more to Trenton than New Jerseyans could have imagined. Equipped with a fast tongue and fierce demeanor, Christie became known to the state — and ultimately the nation — for his straight-talking, truth-dumping, no-nonsense brand...