Newspaper Columns from 2016

Golden, Carl (2016). “Devastating fallout for Christie. Why didn't he see lunacy in the scheme? | Opinion". December 21.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Clinton rises above dejection, secures place in history | Opinion". December 8.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Essay: How the 2017 Democratic gubernatorial election looks right now". Newsworks. December 5.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Does Securing Democratic Machine Guarantee Murphy the Spot?" NJ Spotlight. December 5.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Carl Golden: Media unwilling to understand Trump win". Winston-Salem Journal. Also featured in GB Tribune. December 2.

Schulman, Sharon (2016). "COMMENTARY: Why aren’t the rest of New Jerseyans voting?" Courier-Post. November 29.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Sweeney school-funding proposal could overcome patchwork inequities, says Carl Golden" November 27.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Impeaching Christie -- A Bad Idea Whose Time Hasn’t Come". NJ Spotlight. November 16.

Greer, Darryl (2016). “Op-Ed: What Can Be Done to Increase College Value and Student Success?" NJ Spotlight. November 15.

Golden, Carl (2016). “N.J. political insider: Protesters not accepting Trump? Hypocrisy | Opinion". November 15.

Schulman, Sharon (2016). “Poll suggests 2nd District residents prefer compromise to principles in Congress" November 4.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: What the Bridgegate Scandal Cost Gov. Christie". NJ Spotlight. November 4.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Bridgegate: And the verdict is..." October 30.

Schulman, Sharon (2016). “Schulman: Reassessing just how early voters may cast their ballot". October 25.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Don't disregard campaign spending law because it's imperfect". Burlington County Times. October 24.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Ugly, vindicitive Bridgegate testimony will leave lasting taint on everyone | Opinion". 20.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Bridgegate Testimony Leaves No One Untainted". NJ Spotlight. October 20.

Golden, Carl (2016). "GOLDEN: Don’t dismiss public financing of elections". Asbury Park Press. October 18.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Self-funding, PACs get around public financing of gubernatorial campaigns, by Carl Golden" October 17.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Essay: South Jersey just got outmaneuvered in the 2017 governor's race". Newsworks. October 10.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Murphy’s North Jersey Lockdown -- Show of Power for Party Chairs". NJ Spotlight.October 7.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Bridgegate has permanently stained Christie's legacy -- no matter the outcome | Opinion". 27.

Schulman, Sharon (2016). “Commentary: Voters surprised by reach of government benefits". September 23.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Christie's 'Fairness Formula' Leaves Ugly Legacy for 2017 Race". NJ Spotlight. September 19.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Bridgegate Trial -- An Indictment of  Politics as Usual in Christie's Office?"NJ Spotlight.Also featured in September 6.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Christie's school aid proposal deserves debate". Burlington County Times. August 31.

Schulman, Sharon (2016). “Close state elections show that everyone's vote matters, says Sharon Schulman" August 26.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Did national elections kill N.J. pension ballot question? | Opinion". August 11.

Golden, Carl (2016). "GOLDEN: Politicians have learned harsh lessons about email". Asbury Park Press. July 26.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Could Christie’s Rejection of Latest TTF Compromise Boomerang?" NJ Spotlight. July 26.

Schulman, Sharon (2016). “COMMENTARY: Voters should care about campaigns' substance". The Daily Journal. July 21.

Schulman, Sharon (2016). “Expect Atlantic City to play ongoing role in presidential election, says Sharon Schulman" July 13.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Christie’s Pitching New Jersey Issues to National Audience". NJ Spotlight. July 13.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Sweeney's school-aid proposal less radical than Christie plan, Carl Golden writes" July 3.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Christie’s back, and his 'extreme' school-funding plan proves it". NJ Spotlight. June 28.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Golden: The upside down campaign". May 29.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Media should be recorders, not makers, of history, says Carl Golden". May 18.

Golden, Carl (2016). “In battle of Atlantic City titans, Is Prieto big enough to prevail?"NJ Spotlight. May 10.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: I'm with neither". May 1.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Does Sweeney-Prieto clash reveal a growing divide among N.J.'s Dems? | Opinion". April 28.

Golden, Carl (2016). "GOLDEN: Who will lead on transportation funding?"Asbury Park Press. April 19.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Can Lt. Gov. Guadagno distance herself from Christie without seeming disloyal? | Opinion" April 18.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Golden: NJ may be key primary season player". April 10.

Golden, Carl (2016). “How Christie can help this GOP candidate for gov | Opinion". April 4.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Commentary: Why NJ Democrats think they can win the 2017 governor's race”NJ Spotlight. Also featured in Newsworks. March 31.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: As Goes Christie, So Goes the 2017 Republican Governor’s Race in NJ". NJ Spotlight.March 31.

Golden, Carl (2016). “GOLDEN: Not too soon to campaign for governor". Asbury Park Press. March 23.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Memo to Christie, Sweeney -- Hands Off the NJ Supreme Court". NJ Spotlight. March 15.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Golden: Getting our say on pensions, gambling and fuel tax". March 6.

Golden, Carl (2016). “GOLDEN: Trump’s rise leaves analysts eating crow". Asbury Park Press. March 3.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Now that Trump has proven the pundits wrong, it's anybody's guess what's next | Opinion". 2.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Can Christie Ride Out the Wave of Criticism Over Trump Endorsement?"NJ Spotlight. March 2.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Golden: In Trump endorsement, Christie has nothing to lose". February 28.

Golden, Carl (2016). “GOLDEN: Don’t hold breath waiting for property tax relief". Asbury Park Press. February 23.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: is it time to ditch New Jersey's property-tax system?" NJ Spotlight. Also featured in Newsworks. February 22. 

Golden, Carl (2016). “Golden: Christie's Last Stand?" February 8.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: have you no sense of decency, gov. Christie?” NJ Spotlight. January 27.

Douglas, Daniel (2016). "COMMENTARY: The benefits of civics education". Courier-PostAlso featured in The Daily Journal. January 21.

Golden, Carl (2016). “GOLDEN: Christie in war with the truth”. Asbury Park Press. January 18.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: Dr. Christie and Mr. Hyde deliver State of State address". NJ Spotlight. January 14.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Golden: Welcome back, Mr. Governor”. January 10.

Golden, Carl (2016). “GOLDEN: Impasse on guns likely will never be broken”. Asbury Park Press. January 8.

Golden, Carl (2016). “How Christie's viral videos, Trump's tweets have changed #Elections2016 | Opinion”. January 8.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Opinion: ‘The Donald’ Hits Chris Christie Over Bridge-Closing Scandal”. NJ Spotlight. Also featured in Newsworks. January 5.

Golden, Carl (2016). “Golden: That was the year that was”. January 3.