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The Death of Conservatism in New Jersey

Few things speak with greater volume and clarity than a landslide victory in what many thought would be a close political race where differences between the contenders were stark and easily discernible. In the case of the 7th Congressional District, … Continue reading

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Apparently, CNJ Really IS in the Tank for Lance

No surprise there when you survey the battlefield from high above: having been thwarted in their effort to hijack the Tea Party movement in New Jersey by yours truly last year, the Conservative Leadership Council (Steve “Boss” Lonegan, Mike “West … Continue reading

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Is Steve Lonegan Shilling for Leonard Lance?

It’s a fair question given last year’s donnybrook, when the so-called Conservative Leadership Council (a creature of the New Jersey Conservative Republican Leadership Committee – itself a shadowy cabal that includes the likes of Steve Lonegan, Mike Doherty, Rob Eichmann … Continue reading

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When Vetting Becomes Personal Destruction

While the term “vetting” has acquired a certain popularity in the wake of Barack Obama’s election as president of the United States, few people are aware that it was originally a horse-racing colloquialism referring to the requirement that a veterinarian … Continue reading

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The Political Bloodbath Resumes…

The disturbing photo on the left is from the motion picture Excalibur and depicts the moment when King Arthur, mortally wounded by Mordred, slays his son/nephew with the sword that was drawn from the stone. It captures in graphic detail … Continue reading

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The Winner of the 2012 NJ GOP Primary Will Be…

The Establishment candidate, of course. At this time, it appears that State Senator Joe Kyrillos will play the role of sacrificial RINO lamb opposite Bob Menendez’ Democrat wolf, thereby taking his much-deserved place in the GOP Squish Pantheon of Election … Continue reading

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Words of Caution for the NJ Tea Party Movement

The haul between those heady days back in 2009 – when Tea Parties sprang into existence like so many blades of new grass – and today, where the rubber meets the road and the Tea Party movement has proven itself … Continue reading

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