zoning http://wamc.org en Paul Elisha: Politics and Zoning on the Jersey Shore http://wamc.org/post/paul-elisha-politics-and-zoning-jersey-shore <p>Ever since New York’s nefarious Kinderhook ‘Kingfish’ unleashed the venal voice of political patronage that forever soiled what could have been a proud and venerable national heritage, with the merit-less motto of: “To the winner goes the spoils!”, those engaged in government via politics and pertinent appointments, at state and local levels, have made the concept of ‘You scrub my back and I’ll scrub yours,’ standard operating procedure.&nbsp; The problem is that not a lot of dirty laundry has come clean, since political practitioners at state and local levels were seemingly seduced by Thom Tue, 04 Dec 2012 16:33:17 +0000 53257 at http://wamc.org