• Verona In Washington: Frelinghuysen Pulls Support For ACA Repeal, Senate Confirms Ambassador To Israel

    The news out of Capitol Hill this week was dominated by the effort by House Republicans to repeal and replace the Obama administration’s Affordable Care Act. One of the key reasons why that effort failed was the...

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  • Wye Not: A Peter Frelinghuysen Moment

    No, that’s not a typo in the headline. Peter Frelinghuysen Jr. was a congressman from New Jersey from 1952 to 1975. He was also the father of Verona’s current congressman, Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11th). At a February...

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  • Letter: Town Council Gender Imbalance Outmoded

    To The Editor: After reading Camillus Mitchell’s letter regarding the upcoming Town Council election I felt compelled to share my observations. Mr. Mitchell applauds (“What a great job these men have done…”) the achievements of the current...

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  • Verona’s Laura Fortgang Running For State Assembly

    Laura Fortgang, a small business owner and resident of Verona for more than two decades, announced her candidacy as a Democrat for New Jersey state Assembly from the 26th district this morning. Her announcement sets up an unusual...

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  • Frelinghuysen Breaks With Party To Oppose Republican Health Plan

    Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11th), the legislator who represents Verona in Congress, broke ranks with his party, issuing a statement that indicates he will not support the Republican plan to replace Obamacare, calling the party plan “unacceptable”. Frelinghuysen...

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  • Letter: Fiscal Responsibility In Our Election

    To The Editor: With the new Town Council election coming up in May, it looks like the candidates set to run for office are in place. Mayor Kevin Ryan is the only incumbent seeking reelection, and two...

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  • Town Council Candidates: Unnecessary Regulation

    Six candidates are running for three seats in the May 9 Town Council election. To help voters meet the candidates and learn about their views, MyVeronaNJ.com will be holding a candidates forum on Wednesday, April 26, and...

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  • Frelinghuysen Appears To Break With Trump, Ryan In Virtual Town Hall

    Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, who has represented Verona in Congress since a gerrymandering in 2012, held a telephone town hall Monday afternoon and appeared to be breaking with President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan over the...

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  • Verona In Washington: Healthcare, Budget Cuts & Veterans Care

    This week in Washington saw the Senators who represent Verona in Washington comment on the impact of the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act and strongly object to the proposed 2017 federal budget. Our congressman...

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  • Krupp: Trump Budget Cuts Would Put Health, Safety Of All Americans At Risk

    President Trump’s budget proposal is reckless. Its funding cuts would put the health and safety of all Americans at risk, and hobble our efforts to build a vibrant clean energy economy and take action against the threat...

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