TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – New Jersey announced a $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil on Thursday that state officials say is the largest environmental settlement in state history, though it has been criticized by Democratic lawmakers who say it is for a mere fraction of the nearly $9 billion initially sought. 481 more words
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Sierra Club head slams Attorney General over Exxon settlement: 'This is a bigger scandal than Bridgegate'
The director of one of New Jersey’s largest environmental advocacy organizations slammed acting Attorney General John Hoffman over news today that the Christie administration has settled a series of environmental damage lawsuits with Exxon Mobile for $225 million out of a sought after $8.9 billion, calling the case a “bigger scandal than Bridgegate.” 655 more words
The question of who will take the spot of state Assemblywoman Linda Stender (D-22) is still uncertain as supporters of the two prime potential Stender successors continue to campaign for their candidate in the midst of a murky situation. 658 more words
In my opinion, the best part of blogging about sewing and DIY projects is the community of creative people that surrounds it. I could spend hours on Google or Pinterest typing in pattern names and numbers, seeing how other’s have interpreted, changed and completely manipulated a basic design. 546 more words