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Weinberg And Eustace Continue To Demand Corporate Donors Drop Support For Congressman Scott Garrett After Anti-Gay Stance

click for full sizeState Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Teaneck) and Assemblyman Tim Eustace (D-Maywood) turned up the heat today on the remaining financial institutions who have yet to cut ties with Garrett.

2016 Bergen County Candidates On The Ballot June Primary

click for full sizeWhile it looks like New Jersey’s June 7th Primary Election may have some impact on the Presidential election there is little drama in Bergen County’s municipal races. So if you feel the Bern, want to move forward with Hillary or just want to make America great again with Trump your vote will count – unless there are contested conventions.

Garrett Says Tax System Needs Comprehensive Reform

click for full sizeIn an Op-Ed published on Sunday in the New Jersey Herald, Republican New Jersey Congressman Scott Garrett calls for comprehensive tax reform.

By The Numbers: Garrett Outraised 2.5 To 1 In First Quarter Race For NJ 5th Congressional District

click for full sizeIn the race for New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District, incumbent Republican Congressman Scott Garrett raised a total of $248,867.81 in the first quarter of 2016 compared to $602,197.80 raised by his Democrat challenger

Bergen County Clerk Presents Historical Archived Documents Bergen Towns

click for full sizeBergen County Clerk John S. Hogan recently presented reproduced historical documents, long archived in the Office of the County Clerk, to the governing bodies of Leonia, Bergenfield, Saddle Brook and Norwood as part of his office’s ongoing “Around the County” initiative.

Bergen Community College Students Win Rutgers Business School Competition

click for full sizeBergen Community College students took care of business at the first New Jersey County College Case Competition, placing first among six peer institutions.

Gottheimer Tops $2 Million Mark With $600K In Q1 Contributions

click for full sizeFormer Microsoft executive and speechwriter for President Bill Clinton, Josh Gottheimer, has surpassed the $2 million mark in donations for his bid to unseat Republican Scott Garrett in New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District, according to number released by the campaign.

List: Bergen County - Cost Of Public Education By District

click for full sizeThe average cost of a public education per year, per pupil in Bergen County is $21,469.04. Bergen County’s Special Service School District comes in the highest at over $95,000 per pupil, per year followed by a whopping $47,641 Alpine spends on each of its 230 children.

Gottheimer Files Petitions For Congressional Candidacy

click for full sizeJosh Gottheimer filed nominating petitions today with 1,098 signatures, gathered from voters in all four counties of the District, Bergen, Passaic, Sussex and Warren. Gottheimer, a former Microsoft executive and Bill Clinton White House speechwriter, is seeking the 5th District Congressional seat.

Three From Bergen County Charged With $350,000 Investment Fraud

click for full sizeActing Attorney General Robert Lougy announced that four individuals have been charged in connection with two separate schemes in which investors allegedly were defrauded of a total of $350,000 that they invested in purported medical ventures.

Dierdre Paul: Statement In Support Of Candidacy For Bergen County Freeholder

click for full sizeThese voters’ confidence in me is truly encouraging. It has solidified my resolve to fight for the BCRO’s nomination for Freeholder on March 21st.

Pascrell Announces Federal Funding for Recreational Trails

click for full sizeU.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) announced six recipients of the Federal Highway Administration’s Recreational Trails Program grant funding.

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