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|A reader wants to know why Governor Christie doesn't rein in excesses at the state university.|
"The spending has been out of control and not as advertised when he ran for president," the Republican thug said of Obama.
"The target should not be cops, firefighters or teachers. The target should be home rule with its petty, parochial thinking, its maze of unneeded bureaucracy and its bloated budgets packed with political cronies. Fix that and you fix everything else. Fix that and unsustainable contracts are never awarded. Fix that and you consolidate overlapping departments and agencies while preserving fair salaries and benefits for fewer workers. "
"It's hard to understand why the taxpayers need to pay our state university to lobby the very state that owns it," David L. Rutherford of Ridgewood writes.
Columnist Mike Kelly hits a rare home run with his column on L-1 today -- about how a teen helped his grandfather, who was haunted by his World War II experiences.
We have to thank Jaeger, Editor Francis Scandale and head Assignment Editor Deirdre Sykes for Sunday's and Monday's great papers. Keep up the good work for your advertisers.