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My goal was to make New Jersey’s state government a model for all other states to emulate, hopefully thereby to stem, or at least slow…
It is my happy privilege to be able to stand here and tell you that if you elect me you will have elected a governor…
In view of our public pledges, we public officials can never again go before the public merely promising election reform. The time for promises is…
Conscious of our many problems, I seek today to lay a foundation to our public policy. My fundamental purpose is to devote my term of…
Any man who takes a job with the idea that it is simply a springboard for something else is a chump. His attention will be…
A new constitution should be more amendable. A needlessly confusing system of courts should be altered to produce an arrangement that would be simple, responsible,…
Our society cannot progress while our constitution stands still.
In physics, to be in two places at the same time would be a miracle; in politics it seems not merely normal, but natural.
I want to make this perfectly clear: you can be sure that I will never be a yes-man except to my own conscience.
I would rather be respected than elected.
I am confident that this legislature will rise above partisan bickering, especially after the public promises its members made last fall, and that it will…
Bosses are no more inevitable in state and local governments than dictators are in national governments. They will arise and prosper, nevertheless, if true believers…
It is necessary to take an active part in politics to observe how often the welfare of the party organization is put before the issues,…
I have no desire to go in for tyranny or to play the part of King Charles. I hate tyranny in any field of human…
Our democracy poses problems and these problems must and shall be solved by courageous leadership.
I want to say here and now, that I demand unshakable integrity of every State employee.
Economics, politics, and personalities are often inseparable.
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