Posts Tagged ‘bridgegate’

Rating New Jersey

And today, the state of the state is good, and getting better.

We improved our business climate, and today, by every measure, business confidence in New Jersey is up. In fact, one national magazine ranked New Jersey among the top 5 states with the most improved business climates in America.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie state-of-the-state address 1/14/14

Reality:

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Pension Aspect of Bridgegate Scandal

The Christie Bridgegate scandal is fascinating for not only revealing the indifference the political class really has for the general public but, in this case, how certain operatives would actively work to damage a segment of that public to whatever degree as long as some level of political gain could be expected.

Obamacare was not intended to be a fiasco.  It was intended to enrich insurance and pharmaceutical companies who would kick back campaign contributions with their excess profits.  The Obama administration did not set out to inconvenience/oppress the public however inevitable that outcome would be considering the level of ignorance/bias the drafters possessed.  The reprisals against the other Hudson County mayor on the Christie enemies list are more in keeping with this nature of governmental dysfunction and they involve pensions.

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