The Alternative Press
Great Falls Youth Corp Grads Honored
This year's Great Falls Youth Corps graduates were honored on their last day of service during a cleanup at the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park on Friday.
The Paramus Post
Rep. Pascrell Statement on Russian Aggression in Ukraine
Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. released the following statement regarding the increased Russian military aggression in Ukraine: "Today, the President made clear what the world knows: that Russia is supporting, arming, and fighting alongside the separatists," said Rep. Pascrell.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Congress's digital outreach is better than free mail
Even before the Constitution was adopted, members of the First Continental Congress voted themselves the power to send government-financed mail to constituents.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
New Jersey 2014 election Congressional district 8
New Jersey voters will fill seats in the United States House of Representatives in all twelve congressional districts in November, plus one Senate seat.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Senate president visits Lyndhurst to jump-start Transporation Trust Fund
Lyndhurst officials are hoping the Transportation Trust Fund can be revived in order to replace outdated infrastructure in the state, including the bridge linking Lyndhurst and Nutley.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
New Jersey 2014 election Congressional district 9
New Jersey voters will fill seats in the United States House of Representatives in all twelve legislative districts in November, plus one Senate seat.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Candidates file for House of Representatives general election in Hudson districts
Candidates for Hudson County's 8th, 9th and 10th Congressional Districts have filed to run in the general election for the House of Representatives on Nov. 4. - Incumbent Albio Sires of West New York is seeking to serve another term in Congress.
Great Bend Tribune
Lawmakers from Atlantic Coast states ask Obama admin...
HACKENSACK, N.J. Legislators from New Jersey and other Atlantic Coast states are pushing the Obama administration to reverse a decision to allow geologic exploration of the ocean floor from Florida to Delaware as a step toward seeking underwater oil and gas reserves.
The Jersey Journal
Don't return GOP House incumbents like Frank LoBiondo: Letter
How could anyone even think about voting for any incumbent Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives this fall? With the record the GOP majority has produced, the current Congress is the worst one in 20 years.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Paramus Post
Rep. Pascrell Announces $1.5 Million National Science Foundation Grant to Passaic County ...
Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. announced that a $1,499,919 National Science Foundation grant has been awarded to Passaic County Community College to fund a program that will accelerate the transfer of students historically underrepresented in academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics .
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Democratic bloc challenges Obama on ocean drilling in Atlantic
Legislators from New Jersey and other Atlantic Coast states are pushing the Obama administration to reverse a decision to allow geologic exploration of the ocean floor from Florida to Delaware as a step toward seeking underwater oil and gas reserves.
Rep. Pascrell defends Israeli war efforts
Skeptical before he arrived in Israel for a weeklong trip, Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. said on Thursday that he is more convinced now that the Israeli military did what it could to limit civilian casualties during the recent fighting in Gaza.
N.J. congressional candidate Roy Cho will jet to Israel: The Auditor
Roy Cho , the Democrat who is challenging Republican U.S. Rep. Scott Garrett , is traveling to Israel next week in a whirlwind 60-hour trip.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The Raw Story
Jon Stewart says Congress is like 'Sharknado 2': It was supposed to suck all along
As Congress hurried to pass legislation before taking its summer recess, Daily Show host Jon Stewart reassured them that the American people wouldn't think any less of them for failing - because it's likely that they couldn't do so.