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Westfield rally protests Gov. Christie's stand on Regional Greenhouse Gas initiative, RGGI

The Cranford Chronicle covered our rally in February outside Sen. Kean Jr.'s office in Westfield, NJ. Local citizens, women's groups, environmentalists and public health advocates gathered together to urge the representatives of District 21 to vote in support of RGGI.

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Asbury Park Press to Gov: Be Consistent on Air Quality

The Asbury Park Press has criticized Governor Christie for hoping to pull New Jersey out of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.  The paper argued that the governor's position on RGGI "makes no sense," and they urged him to stay in the program and work with neighboring states to make it stronger.  We couldn't agree more.

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Former Govs Agree: Chrisitie Wrong on RGGI

Former Republican Gov. Thomas Kean is such a believer in climate change that he is calling on informed citizens to "confront those who don't believe in the science of it for the ignorant people that they are." Speaking before a Rutgers University conference in New Brunswick Tuesday, Kean criticized fellow Republican Gov. Chris Christie, saying it was a "shame" that he pulled New Jersey out of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.

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Environmental groups urge Christie to ban natural gas exploration by ‘fracking’ in New Jersey

Twenty-four environmental organizations submitted a letter to Gov. Chris Christie on Monday asking him to sign legislation prohibiting the use of hydraulic fracturing for the purpose of natural gas exploration or production in New Jersey.

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DEP: Deteriorating Barnegat Bay Endangers Economy

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Barnegat Bay is in trouble, and the economy of the region that depends on it could be badly hurt if things don't change, New Jersey's chief environmental official said Monday.