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Re: Matsikoudis want to expand rent control?
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How does Billy boy justify his tenure as the chief legal advisor and confidant to Healy? Was he advising Healy for all 10 years where we saw almost a 100% raise in city taxes? The Healy record is pitiful and I just cannot grasp how he can say he isn't responsible as chief counsel to the mayor.

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Re: Jersey City Town Hall Policy Forums
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Jersey City Town Hall Policy Forums

Hosted by Bill Matsikoudis, Candidate for Mayor
Open to the entire Jersey City community

Wednesday, September 20th, 7:00 pm
Bergen-Lafayette - Cafe Sole
496 Communipaw Avenue

Food and drinks will be provided to those attending
RSVP and Email questions to: info@mats4mayor.com

The open community forums will showcase a series of key components of the Matsikoudis campaign, including Community Policing, Affordable Housing, Jobs Creation and will help to create a policy-driven dialog with members of the community.

“In these next few weeks leading to Election Day, my grassroots campaign for Mayor continues to focus on having honest policy conversations and making sure every community voice is heard,” stated Matsikoudis.

“Like all elections, this will be a simple choice in leadership. Jersey City can continue to be represented by a man who will say, do, and spend whatever it takes to be re-elected, or we can use this moment to rethink and recapture the true spirit of the city with new leadership and a fresh approach to finding solutions. I have a real plan to represent every member of the Jersey City community. I am thrilled with the response we have seen for these forums, and I look forward to sharing my ideas and listening to the concerns of our city.”

OTHER OCCURRENCES:

Sunday, September 24th, 5:00 pm
Downtown - Barrow Mansion
83 Wayne Street

Wednesday, September 27th, 7:00 pm
The Heights - 2nd Reformed Church
940 Summit Avenue

Saturday, October 7th, 10:00 am
Greenville - Moose Lodge
60 West Side Ave


Wow, this alone justifies bringing back Rascal's so Billy M can perform! This line is the best- "recapture the true spirit of the city with new leadership and a fresh approach to finding solutions."

Knowing that this guy was the legal counsel to Healy and advised on the myriad of horrific deals he made (and a close confidant to the three (?) imprisoned administration members) makes this just too good. Bravo on the comedic gold Bill, would love to at least see you do some standup soon!

Posted on: 9/20 16:24
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Re: Park & 6th closing
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I would say “JC was not willing to pay for his food” is a fairly inaccurate reason for why they closed. Having been a regular at their Dullboy location, I stopped going nearly 2 years ago as the service was consistently horrific. The person who I believe was the GM (always wore a baseball hat) seemed like she generally never gave a crap about how her staff acted. After being treated like crap many times by the staff we simply said enough is enough and never went back. I know several people who stopped going for the same reason. It doesn’t matter how good your food is (and I generally loved theirs), if the staff sucks, there are more than enough places to eat around here.

Posted on: 9/11 15:59
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Re: Rich Boggiano JSQ/Ward C City Council
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I am curious what his constituents view as his top 3 legislative accomplishments? The only bill I recall him presenting and passing is the noise ordinance.

Posted on: 8/30 14:15
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Re: Did PATH finally increase frequency?
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About a year ago they did add some frequency on the JSQ-33rd line. The change in frequency from 5 to 10 minutes is a bit later for both the a.m. and p.m. rush hours.

Posted on: 8/22 13:33
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Re: Bill Matsikoudis for Jersey City Mayor
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Yvonne wrote:
Since Healy's last budget spending has increased $104 million so I don't buy that Fulop is the better choice.


...while city services have gone up and municipal taxes remained flat. As a homeowner the +90% tax increase under Healy was horrible while there was nothing to show for it. Of course you will say "but county taxes are up" and blame the Mayor for that. Ultimately, your fixation with the Mayor is well known but your support for the Healy Holdover is a likely death knell for him, so please support him! It is also confusing that you did not support Healy 4 years ago, but support his lackey now? Now I expect a typical Yvonne pivot in 3, 2, 1...

Posted on: 7/12 16:37
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Re: Jersey City mulls law targeting puppy mill pet stores
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Definitely all show, no substance. Most people buying a purebred dog will continue to do exactly what they do today: get one from a breeder. For those who want to adopt a dog, go deal with the rescue groups, or Liberty Humane. Do we even have pet stores in town selling dogs or cats? Fussy Friends has adoption events for cats, but those are not animals for sale. Canis Minor, before it closed, would also have adoption events from time to time, but no animals for sale. Serious question: do we have pet stores in town selling cats or dogs?


There are a few real-life impacts from this I can immediately think of:

1. Prevents new puppy mill stores from opening up in JC. As development expands greatly throughout the city, it is not inconceivable that a puppy mill store would have opened. Now they won't.

2. As more municipalities adopt laws like this, soon the state will have a majority of municipalities with the same law, at which point the statewide effort starts to gain momentum. There are about 100 towns now with similar ordinances, and if not for Gov Christie a comparable state law would have been signed already. This then prevents puppy mill sales statewide which is a huge achievement.

3. Cosmetically/topically, it's good press. Maybe someone didn't know what a puppy mill is, but then they see Jersey City has banned their sales, and in turn they end up rescuing a dog.



I don't discount the possibility you are right, particularly about #3 (increasing awareness, and perhaps deriving some other benefits as a result of that) but with regards to #2, my impression has always been that most of the puppy mills from which animals originate were usually found in PA (that was until some state laws curtailed those operations) and from OH and some Southern states (KY, TN).

In any case, I am now genuinely curious as to whether we even have pet stores in town that sell dogs, or cats.


I remember there being a place not Downtown that did years ago but thinking they went out of business. Thankfully if this passes we know no new ones will open though.

You are right about where the really bad mills are. Also Missouri is notorious for puppy mills. One issue is that the mills now use "brokers" who will be local to the store and act as middle person.

This does obviously still leave those determined to purchase a certain brand of dog the option of a backyard breeder, but at least it narrows their options a bit.

Posted on: 5/11 13:53
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Re: Jersey City mulls law targeting puppy mill pet stores
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Definitely all show, no substance. Most people buying a purebred dog will continue to do exactly what they do today: get one from a breeder. For those who want to adopt a dog, go deal with the rescue groups, or Liberty Humane. Do we even have pet stores in town selling dogs or cats? Fussy Friends has adoption events for cats, but those are not animals for sale. Canis Minor, before it closed, would also have adoption events from time to time, but no animals for sale. Serious question: do we have pet stores in town selling cats or dogs?


There are a few real-life impacts from this I can immediately think of:

1. Prevents new puppy mill stores from opening up in JC. As development expands greatly throughout the city, it is not inconceivable that a puppy mill store would have opened. Now they won't.

2. As more municipalities adopt laws like this, soon the state will have a majority of municipalities with the same law, at which point the statewide effort starts to gain momentum. There are about 100 towns now with similar ordinances, and if not for Gov Christie a comparable state law would have been signed already. This then prevents puppy mill sales statewide which is a huge achievement.

3. Cosmetically/topically, it's good press. Maybe someone didn't know what a puppy mill is, but then they see Jersey City has banned their sales, and in turn they end up rescuing a dog.


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Re: Fulop to solicit proposals from for-profit companies to replace FOL in running the Loew’s theater
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It's sagas like this that remind you Steve Flop is just another Goldman Sachs politician in bed with Kushner.

The Loews is a local gem and should be managed by a local organization as a non-profit, not sold off to the highest bidder to extract profits for some mega corporation.


your intentions are clearly in the right place but this is unfortunately very separated from reality and how the music industry works. there is a reason the FOL have one, maybe two concerts a year at the Loew's, and if they retain control it will never become what it once was. as I mentioned previously, there is a reason nearly every single legitimate venue is run by a company who has the experience doing so. AEG Live and comparable companies have a track record of renovating historic theaters and turning them into premier event spaces. they have the capital to do the renovation and the connections to book the ongoing talent needed to keep it running. if the FOL were remotely capable of doing so they would have already.

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Re: The city and the Friends of the Loew's could be heading back to court.
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I don't know what to make of the legal issues, but the physical interior of the building in terms of rehabilitation is at a standstill imho.


The physical restoration and rehabilitation has been at a practical standstill since years ago. That is why I support the idea of bringing in a professional organization to run the place and oversee its renovation. I totally get that FOL saved the place from the wrecking ball, but they are definitely not up to the task of seeing through the effort of restoring the place to its former grandeur.


In addition, the FOL simply do not have the connections or resources to run a full time venue. There is a reason that every legitimate music venue is managed by one of the major national companies that do so. AEG Live actually has a history of renovating historic venues and operating them thereafter with much success. Nothing but respect for the FOL for what they did in the past but their pride is just hurting their own cause at this point.

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Re: another fulop protected slum burns down
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The C train was delayed this morning so I was late to work. THANKS FULOP. #SAD

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Re: Candice Osborne running, Not running, running, Not running,
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Well, now. What do we have here? Take a look at the post counts of those who are trashing Candice.

rcjcinsider (OP) - 4
earthling - 24
Bahlofsky - 5
tinydancer116 - 13

Hmm, some would say that it is particularly strange that all of these new posters came out of the woodwork to unite on this one particular issue eh? It almost seems intentional. :)

Try to be more discrete next time, guys. It's painfully transparent.


kandi runs on dismal record, a few point it out in a large city jc is, and conspiracy theory is born.

is she stupid or no, after all? i mean our kandi, not the tv one.


Your misogyny is palpable. If you want to criticize the councilwoman on her record, do so. But your continued personal attacks are offensive - and more of a reflection on you (and the candidates you support) than her.


she failed as many times over. she is so stupid she is unable to argue her point. just review council meetings on youtube. she is handed over task and told fetch. case in point is her ramming no parking in front of marriott at grove path. clearly shows who her masters are.


Clearly, you're a shill for one of Candice's political opponents. It's laughably transparent.

Hmm, I wonder why your post count is so low? :)


I was going to say the same thing. Instead of repeating sexist remarks about Candice and calling her stupid (which is laughable to anyone who has actually worked with her), why not just endorse your candidate and point out the differences they will have to her policy positions? The Healy/Matsikoudis camp is already running a negative campaign so I suspect this may come from their team?

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Re: Yvonne Outdoes Herself - Transgender Bathroom Editorial
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A simpleton's understanding of sexuality is not a justification of stupid opinion. Sex and gender is much more complex than external naughty bits.

BTW, "trangerism" is what right wing scumbags use to vilify transgenderism. Try not to show your colors.


I am only sorry for the typo, not my statements. I live in a world of facts, not feelings. You on the other hand live in a world of relativism. You have swallowed the 'kool-aid,' and believe what the culture dictates.

By the way the late actor Alexis Arquette who became a transgender women returned as Robert before he died. He did not want to die a lie.


So the specific brand of christianity you subscribe to is fact? Interesting! Curious what makes your brand fact but another brand of christianity is fiction? And another cult or religion is fiction, but yours is fact.

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Re: Jersey City activists target Trump, Kushner
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There are many lifelong republicans and conservatives who strongly oppose the current administration and much of what they stand for. Not all protesters are liberals/democrats/snowflakes/etc...

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Re: Fulop: despite Trump, Jersey City remains 'welcoming' to immigrants
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One random thought here- during WWII Jews across Europe were routinely denied Visas to enter the US (including Anne Frank's father) as there was fear they were secretly Nazis. Do you think the Yvonnes of today would have denied the Jewish refugees safe passage during WWII? Food for thought.

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Re: Fulop: despite Trump, Jersey City remains 'welcoming' to immigrants
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I type the number of terrorists attacks since 2016 and they are broken down by months. There are people who want to destroy democracy. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_terrorist_incidents_in_2016


Interesting link you provided - looking through it, I find that nobody was killed in the US during 2016 by an immigrant in a terrorist-related incident. I guess the old policies were working just fine. Thanks, Yvonne!


The point being - they would like to come here. This is about our immigration/refugee policy. The USA is not like Europe but I am sure we will be similar to Europe with our open borders. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYmmt7tJres


Just curious, what experience do you have working in immigration here in the US? Worked at an immigration law firm? Worked for the government processing visa requests? Please don't pivot and just answer! And before I am called a liberal snowflake I am a lifelong republican who left the party last year.

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Re: Jersey City rally in support of immigrants
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If JC and the board of ed lose federal aid, the only right thing for our politicians to do is to give up their salaries. This should go for councilpeople, mayors, up to the US Senate. Why should homeowners bear the brunt? After all they made the statements.


I am sure this is what your lord and savior Jesus Christ would say. Isn't it in Corinthians somewhere, "And thou shalt build walls between you, and thou shalt not worry about the suffering of those who happened to be born on the other side of an invisible line you created."

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Re: Montreal Bans New Pit Bull Ownership After Deadly Mauling
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The pit bull is a dangerous dog, it is unpredictable as in the death of the 3 day old baby and it extremely strong with powerful killer jaws. Many here are placing the ownership of these dogs above the safety of society, really the safety of kids who are their main targets.


What about the American Staffordshire Terrier? Dogo Argentino? Bull Mastiff? Cane Corso? Presa Canario? What about mixed-breed dogs?

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Re: Montreal Bans New Pit Bull Ownership After Deadly Mauling
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rescue, this has nothing to do with me. Someone is burying a child and another child is in the hospital with severe injuries. What did these children do? According to the article, they were walking to a bus stop.

This is in the article, “Atlanta Public Schools can confirm that two F.L. Stanton Elementary students walking to the bus stop were attacked by pitbulls." This breed of dog should not be in cities. They are too dangerous.

The human child is more important than pit bulls. These dogs are killers.


Well you are making claims as to the temperament of a whole group of dogs, so I am curious what your qualifications are? I have spoken to endless dog behavioralists and trainers who unanimously disagree with your sentiment, so am curious why your opinion differs from trained professionals. Would love to hear about your qualifications in this area.

Anyways, when you say "these dogs" are killers, what dogs? Exclusively American Pit Bull Terriers? What about American Staffordshire Terriers? What about mixed dogs?

You also said, "These vicious pit bulls look at children as prey, their actions are independent of their owners." Again- are you just referring to American Pit Bull Terriers? Are they all vicious? What about Dobermans, Rottweilers, Dogo Argentinos, American Staffordshire Terriers, etc... are they ok? And is this "vicious" behavior of seeing children as "prey," why do so many dogs you would label a "pit bull" not display this type of behavior?

Would appreciate direct answers to my questions instead of a pivot, thank you.

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Re: Montreal Bans New Pit Bull Ownership After Deadly Mauling
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Rationalization is the root of all evil. You are rationalizing your preference of pit bulls over the safety of humans, especially children. Even the Constitution speaks about the right of "...life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness." The Constitution is referring to humans not pit bulls. You are off base.


Yvonne - I'm asserting you are an idiot. You are pro-car and anti-dog. Cars kill more kids than dogs.

If you support cars in JC, then you support killing kids.

That simple enough for you???


You choose to protect animals who attack children sometimes causing death. These vicious dogs attack without being provoke. People do not choose to have an auto accident but peoople choose to have these vicious animals that maimed and kill children. There is something wrong with a person that puts the life of an animal above the life of a human especially a child. I suggest you get counseling. There is even a quote in the Bible Matthew 15:26 about not giving to dogs what belongs to children. That quote refers to food but I am talking about life. You value the wrong life. Children comes first.


You choose to protect Toyotas who attack children sometimes causing death. These vicious Toyotas attack without being provoked. People do not choose to have an auto accident but people choose to have these vicious Toyotas that maim and kill children. There is something wrong with a person that puts the life of a Toyota above the life of a human especially a child. I suggest you get counseling. There is even a quote in the Bible Matthew 15:26 about not giving to Toyotas what belongs to children. That quote refers to food but I am talking about life. You value the wrong Toyota. Children come first.

See how that works? Hold dog owners (and car owners) accountable, not pit bulls or Toyotas..


When does a car decides on its own to kill someone? These vicious pit bulls look at children as prey, their actions are independent of their owners.


I am curious Yvonne, what is your experience working with dogs? I assume you are a certified animal behavioralist or dog trainer to speak so confidently about their behavior, yes?

Aside from your qualifications on dog training and behavior, do you propose ALL big dogs are banned? Or perhaps just an arbitrary list of breeds? German Shepherds? American Staffordshire Terriers? Dobermans? Boxers? Dogo Argentinos? Mastiffs? Rottweilers? Who do you, in your expert opinion, deem are inclined to attack and should be banned?

Also, my next door neighbor has a 75 lb "pit bull" mix and two young children who he is great with. Is there something wrong with it because it doesn't want to attack them? It is definitely guilty of excessive kissing and licks, but I don't think the kids mind. Would love your extremely qualified position on this matter, thanks so much.

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Re: Judge orders Fulop to hand over some emails, texts
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I feel bad for Bill Matsikoudis' family... cannot even fathom the amount of time and money he has spent on his obsession with Mayor Fulop that could have gone towards his family instead. Imagine he spent the money he wasted on the voting date change initiative on family instead? Or just donate to charity... so sad.

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Re: Fulop: despite Trump, Jersey City remains 'welcoming' to immigrants
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You’re making this too complicated, Yvonne.

You stated very clearly that business owners should have the right to turn away certain customers on strictly religious grounds. That’s very simple to understand.

However, what you don’t seem to realize is that such a practice would apply to all business owners and every religious belief that could possibly exist. If that were the case, you, me, and everyone else would be subject to all sorts of discrimination that run counter to the values of American society.

You could also just ask an outspoken Christian conservative how he or she feels about Sharia Law. I've heard that some of them have opinions about it.


Your response Frank M is “what if.” The “what ifs” are happening but there are not getting any attention, I mentioned the Judge who discriminated against straight couples in performing marriages, now here is a video of another person providing a point I made earlier. He called numerous gay friendly bakeries and asked for a cake with the wording, “Gay marriage is wrong.” And he could not get a bakery to do this. The response is - we only make cookies to using the f word. The only people being prosecuted are Christians not the Judge or the gay friendly bakeries. There is so much hyprocrisy here.
http://shoebat.com/2014/12/12/christi ... ice-watch-shocking-video/


Are you just choosing to ignore facts that are not convenient for your narrow world view or is it dementia (in which case I am sorry)? As previously pointed out, the Judge you reference did NOT discriminate against straight couples, but rather refused to do ANY marriages, straight or gay. And as someone else pointed out, judges have no civil obligation to perform marriages. Now you will pivot this inconvenient fact to something else...


Frank M, you are a typical liberal. WhenI give the facts, you make personal attacks. You ignore the gay bakeries and the Judge discriminating against Christians. Well he is another one, Muslim bakeries saying no to baking a same sex cake. Why don't gay activists take them to court? They don't have the guts. This person went to Dearborn, MI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgWIhYAtan4


Firstly, I am not Frank M and I am not a liberal. There are many people who considered themselves conservatives for decades that have left the republican party due to the religious right taking it over.

Having said that, I don't know what a gay bakery is. Is the bakery itself homosexual? Like if a cupcake shop only dates cupcake shops, and won't date a cake shop? How scandalous!

About the Judge, you still have not read the article, have you? She did not discriminate against anyone as she refused to do ANY WEDDINGS, straight or gay.

And yes, those bakeries refusing this gentleman (who is a republican YouTube personality) are just as bad as the Christian ones who do the same thing.

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Re: Fulop: despite Trump, Jersey City remains 'welcoming' to immigrants
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You’re making this too complicated, Yvonne.

You stated very clearly that business owners should have the right to turn away certain customers on strictly religious grounds. That’s very simple to understand.

However, what you don’t seem to realize is that such a practice would apply to all business owners and every religious belief that could possibly exist. If that were the case, you, me, and everyone else would be subject to all sorts of discrimination that run counter to the values of American society.

You could also just ask an outspoken Christian conservative how he or she feels about Sharia Law. I've heard that some of them have opinions about it.


Your response Frank M is “what if.” The “what ifs” are happening but there are not getting any attention, I mentioned the Judge who discriminated against straight couples in performing marriages, now here is a video of another person providing a point I made earlier. He called numerous gay friendly bakeries and asked for a cake with the wording, “Gay marriage is wrong.” And he could not get a bakery to do this. The response is - we only make cookies to using the f word. The only people being prosecuted are Christians not the Judge or the gay friendly bakeries. There is so much hyprocrisy here.
http://shoebat.com/2014/12/12/christi ... ice-watch-shocking-video/


Are you just choosing to ignore facts that are not convenient for your narrow world view or is it dementia (in which case I am sorry)? As previously pointed out, the Judge you reference did NOT discriminate against straight couples, but rather refused to do ANY marriages, straight or gay. And as someone else pointed out, judges have no civil obligation to perform marriages. Now you will pivot this inconvenient fact to something else...

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Re: Fulop: despite Trump, Jersey City remains 'welcoming' to immigrants
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Here is the hyprocisy jcscout, same sex activists go after people of faith because they do not drink the kool-aid. There are plenty of examples of extreme on the other end and nothing happens. I am posting an article from 2012 where a judge who is lesbian stated she would not marry hetersexual couples. Nothing happens, she is not disbarred yet there are plenty of examples of bakers, florists, etc who are fined and some lose their business. Same sex activists have something in common with ISIS, they both go after Christians.
http://m.nydailynews.com/news/nationa ... couples-article-1.1027709


if you bothered to read the article you would know how incredibly misleading your statement is. The Judge in question was simply applying what she believed to be the proper application of the Equal Protection Clause of our United States Constitution, and effectively would not perform ANY MARRIAGES until she could do so for all people. She did not say "I will only marry homosexual couples."

Lo and behold, soon after this happened, the SCOTUS would agree with this Judge and her thoughts on the Equal Protection Clause.

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Re: Fulop: despite Trump, Jersey City remains 'welcoming' to immigrants
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This is the reason our schools are crowded and there is a shortage of housing. It is the reason some hospitals have closed because of the medical cost are transferred to these hospitals. Nothing is free, someone is paying for the basic services of undocument immigrants. By the way, it appears this country goes after certain immigrants. I have know 3 people, 2 from Europe and one Canadian who were deported.


Actually, undocumented immigrants in this country contribute tens of BILLIONS of dollars in taxes every year. Literally, BILLIONS, and they do not get to reap many of the benefits of those taxes.

LINK WITH REAL DATA

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Re: Bill Matsikoudis for Jersey City Mayor
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Mao wrote:
Why gross? (Serious question)


I suspect many will feel this way because Mr Matsikoudis was very close to our previous Mayor, under which we saw about a 95% increase in municipal taxes, an utter lack of development outside of Ward E, an absentee Mayor (unless you were at the bar), and of course overall embarrassment over the Mayor's arrest, nude photos, and Operation Bid Rig. And since his boss' defeat, he has literally devoted himself to challenging (unsuccessfully) almost any initiative our current Mayor pushes through. What is sad is that he has likely spent lots of his own money in this personal crusade, which could have gone to family, friends, or those in need.

Posted on: 2016/11/15 13:47
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Re: Vote No for 2 city questions
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Jersey Journal statement on the open space tax:

"Voters should say no, though, on Jersey City Public Question No. 2, which would levy a new tax dedicated to creating a trust fund for parks and historic preservation.

The tax would amount to 2 cents per $100 of assessed value, which is not a large sum. But with a citywide property revaluation set to be completed next year, one that will change assessments for many homeowners, voters owe it to property owners to wait until the new assessments are cemented before approving a new property tax.
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Can you also provide their statement on whether to move the elections?


Different forum


You literally started this thread and titled it "Vote No for 2 city questions" and you specifically address whether to move the election in the thread and in the video. So how is that issue not relevant and part of a different forum?

Posted on: 2016/11/4 16:48
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Re: Vote No for 2 city questions
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Yvonne wrote:
Jersey Journal statement on the open space tax:

"Voters should say no, though, on Jersey City Public Question No. 2, which would levy a new tax dedicated to creating a trust fund for parks and historic preservation.

The tax would amount to 2 cents per $100 of assessed value, which is not a large sum. But with a citywide property revaluation set to be completed next year, one that will change assessments for many homeowners, voters owe it to property owners to wait until the new assessments are cemented before approving a new property tax.
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Can you also provide their statement on whether to move the elections?

Posted on: 2016/11/4 14:30
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Re: Critics of Jersey City schools chief try to force vote on her contract renewal
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Yvonne wrote:
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rescuelife wrote:
Looks like Mayor Fulop's obsessors (Yvonne, Bill Matsikoudis, the Richardson family, et als) will need to find a new issue the Mayor supports to waste time and money trying to fight.


Good decision by the judge and not a surprise.

Yvonne should keep busy regurgitating alt-right memes and fake news until election day. Only the founder of Trump University can save the country. Go Trump!


The purpose of being a board member is to vote on contracts. I do not agree. Dr. Lyles or any supertindent should have have their contract voted on. The judge is wrong.


What part of the Court's decision do you find wrong? Decision may be found HERE, please cite the section you find incorrect.

Posted on: 2016/10/27 13:15
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Re: Critics of Jersey City schools chief try to force vote on her contract renewal
#30
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Looks like Mayor Fulop's obsessors (Yvonne, Bill Matsikoudis, the Richardson family, et als) will need to find a new issue the Mayor supports to waste time and money trying to fight.

Posted on: 2016/10/26 17:46
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