Author Archives: SteveWelzer

2017 joint campaign with Jo Ann Cousin

Like in 2015, Jo Ann Cousin and I are planning to run as a team for the two Assembly seats in the 14th District. We’ll need to collect at least 100 signatures by June 6 in order to get on … Continue reading

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For a “Green New Deal”!

In these difficult economic times, Green Party candidates across the country are picking up the New Deal torch the Democrats have dropped. People may not remember that FDR’s New Deal promoted full employment (a job for everyone who needs one), … Continue reading

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Gov. Christie’s priorities are all wrong

Neither teachers nor state workers nor unions are to blame for the fiscal crisis of the state. Years of tax cuts for the richest individuals and tax avoidance by the big corporations are the real culprits. In 1980 the top … Continue reading

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New Jersey could join other states taking the lead re: single-payer

The Vermont legislature has passed a single-payer healthcare bill. A similar bill that had formerly been passed but vetoed is being revived in California. While the insurance companies have been successful in derailing the movement for single-payer (Medicare for All) … Continue reading

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Voters Want More Choices!

Surveys indicate that American voters would be interested in seeing the growth of new parties to provide more voices and more choices in elections.
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