They ain’t a lot of Republicans like Powell

Confession: I was a Republican. I briefly became a year ago while living among the Ultrarawaks on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Their authoritarian dictates drove me crazy. And their narrow definition of economic interests as the rich versus the poor – with the middle class almost invisible – …

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Republican Tennessee lawmakers hope to fight local mask warrants and federal vaccine requirements in special session

NASHVILLE – When Tennessee lawmakers return to Nashville this week for another special session, the Republican supermajority is hoping to fight a federal mandate that big employers must demand employee vaccinations against COVID-19. Other issues for debate include proposals for intervention against school mask warrants, an issue already debated before …

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President Joe Biden in Newark Monday

On Monday, Gov. Phil Murphy will welcome President Joe Biden as he travels to New Jersey to unveil the Gateway’s Portal North Bridge and visit a New Jersey school as part of his efforts to get the Build Back program adopted. Better. The president will be in New Jersey one …

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