News Coverage on the Pinelands Commission Appointments

Governor Christie has replaced a Pinelands Commissioner who stood up to the political pressure and voted to defend the Pinelands by voting against the South Jersey Gas/Rockland Capital pipeline deal. This move threatens the Pinelands and the integrity and independence of all Commissions.

This page lists the massive amount of news coverage that this important issue has received.

Newspaper coverage:

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Download NEWS - Appointments - 30 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 30 Mar 2015 - 107.7KB
Editorial Philadelphia Inquirer, Pipeline Power Play

Download NEWS - Appointments -16 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments -16 Mar 2015 - 177.4KB
Asbury Park Press, Pinelands Commission nominee approved by NJ Sentate, by Michael Symons

Download NEWS - Appointments - 17 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 17 Mar 2015 - 168.1KB
NJSpotlight, Robert Barr Wins Seat on Pinelands Commission after some political arm twisting, by Tom Johnson

Download NEWS - Appointments - 16 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 16 Mar 2015 - 150.7KB
PolitickerNJ, Senate backs Barr after initially blocking him, Max Pizarro

Download NEWS - Appointments - 12 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 12 Mar 2015 - 237.3KB
NJ Spotlight, Environmentalists Campaign by Bus Ahead of Pinelands Commission Vote, by Jon Hurdle

Download NEWS - Appointments - 11 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 11 Mar 2015 - 237.8KB
Press of Atlantic City, Green Group bus seeks out senators to thwart Pinelands pick, Cindy Nevitt

Download NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015 - 163.8KB
North Jersey.com, Pinelands Commission nominee faces opposition from 4 former NJ governors, by Dustin Racioppi

Download NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015 - 136.6KB
NJ.com, 4 former NJ governors oppose Christies Pinelands pick, S.P. Sullivan

Download NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015 - 167.5KB
Burlington County Times, Ex-governors join opposition to Christie nominee to Pinelands Commission, by David Levinsky

Download NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015 - 155.6KB
Press of Atlantic City, Former governors urge no vote on Barr Pinelands appointment, by Cindy Nevitt

Download NEWS - Appointments -  03 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015 - 109.2KB
Philadelphia Inquirer, Four former New Jersey governors have written an open letter to the state Senate urging members to reject Robert Barr, by David O'Reilly

Download NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 03 Mar 2015 - 183.0KB
NJ Spotlight, Four Former NJ Governors Move to Block Pinelands Panel Nomination, by Tom Johnson

Download NEWS - Appointments - 02 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 02 Mar 2015 - 167.7KB
Asbury Park Press, Former governors to Senate block Christie on Pinelands, by Michael Symons

Download NEWS - Appointments - 01 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 01 Mar 2015 - 144.2KB
EDITORIAL, Christie Sweeney scam on Pinelands could spell disaster, NJ.com

Download NEWS - Appointments - 02 Mar 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 02 Mar 2015 - 167.7KB
Asbury Park Press, Former governors to Senate block Christie on Pinelands, by Michael Symons

Download NEWS- Appointments - EDITORIAL- 26 Feb 2015

NEWS- Appointments - EDITORIAL- 26 Feb 2015 - 47.8KB
Asbury Park Press, Editorial:Preserve integrity of the Pinelands

Download NEWS - Appointments - 25 Feb 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 25 Feb 2015 - 187.2KB
NJ Spotlight, Panel Pushes Controversial Nomination for Pinelands Commission to Full Senate, by Tom Johnson

Download NEWS Appointments - 24 Feb 2015

NEWS Appointments - 24 Feb 2015 - 95.5KB
The Inquirer, With foe absent Pinelands nominee advances in NJ Senate, by David O'Reilly

Download NEWS - Appointments - 24 Feb 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 24 Feb 2015 - 210.6KB
PolitickerNJ, Under Shadow of budget address Judiciary quietly approves Christies PC nominee, by Chase Brush

Download NEWS - Appointments- 26 Jan 2015

NEWS - Appointments- 26 Jan 2015 - 205.4KB
Philadelphia Inquirer, Vote on controversial nominee to Pinelands panel is put off, by David O"Reilly

Download NEWS - Appointments - 18 Jan 2015

NEWS - Appointments - 18 Jan 2015 - 290.5KB
The Daily Journal, Christie’s choice for Pinelands panel raises concerns, by Bob Jordan

Download NEWS - Appointments-16 Jan 2015

NEWS - Appointments-16 Jan 2015 - 55.2KB
NJ.com, Pipeline revived? Christie renominates pick for Pinelands Commission, by S.P. Sullivan

Download NEWS - Appointments - October 27, 2014

NEWS - Appointments - October 27, 2014 - 713.3KB
Star Ledger, NJ Senate should stand fast in Pinelands standoff, Editorial

Download NEWS - Appointments -16 Oct 2014.pdf

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Atlantic City Press, Senate panel grills Pinelands Commission nominees over gas pipeline, by Michelle Brunetti

Download NEWS - Appointments - 17 Oct 2014.pdf

NEWS - Appointments - 17 Oct 2014.pdf - 184.1KB
NJ Spotlight, Senate Committee Blocks Two Appointments to Pinelands Commission, by Tom Johnson

Download NEWS - Appointments - 17 Oct 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 17 Oct 2014 - 215.8KB
NJ.com, Christie nominees to Pinelands Commission held amid pipeline controversy, by S.P. Sullivan

Download NEWS - Appointments - 17 Oct 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 17 Oct 2014 - 129.0KB
Philidelphia Inquier, N.J. lawmakers put hold on Christie nominees to Pinelands panel, by David O'Reilly

Download NEWS - Appointments - 16 Oct 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 16 Oct 2014 - 230.6KB
Press of Atlantic City - Pipeline opponents protest as Senate panel considers Pinelands Commission replacements, by Michelle Brunetti

Download News - Appoitments & South Jersey Gas, 07 Oct 2014

News - Appoitments & South Jersey Gas, 07 Oct 2014 - 41.3KB
Newsworks, Who should have the final say on the Pinelands pipeline, by Tom Joyce

Download NEWS - Appointments - 20 Jun 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 20 Jun 2014 - 179.9KB
Atlantic City Press, Nomination of Ocean City's Bob Barr to Pinelands Commission draws mixed reactions, by Cindy Nevitt

Download NEWS - Appointments - 01 Jun 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 01 Jun 2014 - 125.2KB
EDITORIAL: Mr. Vindictive strikes again - Philadelphia Inquirer

Download NEWS -Appointments - 14 May 2014

NEWS -Appointments - 14 May 2014 - 68.9KB
EDITORIAL: Pinelands Pipeline remains inadvisable idea - Asbury Park Press

Download NEWS - Appointments - 20 May 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 20 May 2014 - 175.8KB
Asbury Park Press, Christie moves to replace Pinelands Commissioners, by Kirk Moore

Download NEWS - Appointments - 20 May 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 20 May 2014 - 67.4KB
Burlington County Times, Christie taps two for Pinelands Commission, by David Levinsky

Download NEWS - Appointments - 06 May 2014

NEWS - Appointments - 06 May 2014 - 142.9KB
NJTV News, Former NJ Pinelands Commissioner Claims Politics Led to Her Replacement, by Lauren Wanko, correspondent

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