Patience

Patience

When I was young, I loved when my father would take us all fishing and crabbing along the Jersey shore. We loved spending time together, but fishing was often an outing that I never failed to notice was, to my youthful sensibilities, boring. But my father insisted...
Warehousing the Future of the 2nd District

Warehousing the Future of the 2nd District

I’ve spent my whole life in Southern NJ.  The 2nd Congressional District is by far the largest geographically of New Jersey’s twelve.  Comprising vast areas of pineland forest, agricultural farmland, quaint historical communities and densely developed...
Social Safetynet Pays Dividends

Social Safetynet Pays Dividends

As I campaign, the most important thing to me is meeting the people of New Jersey’s 2nd District. I’ve already met so many wonderful people. I recently learned something very interesting about one of them.  I already knew he was passionate about making sure the...
Jeff Van Drew Event at Rowan University

Jeff Van Drew Event at Rowan University

I attended the Jeff Van Drew Event at Rowan University on October 4th because, with so few public appearances by our Congressional Representative, I wanted to hear what he had to say.   He opened by telling the audience holding a political office is about...
Restricting Abortion Access

Restricting Abortion Access

When Texas passed the most restrictive abortion law since the legalization of abortion, women all over the country began to mobilize.  On Saturday, October 2, 2021, my daughters and I joined tens of thousands of other women, men and children on the streets of DC...