2016 Presidential Election

New Jersey governor Chris Christie speaks to supporters at Livingston High School, in Livingston, NJ, on the day he launched his White House campaign.  Photo by Kena Betancur/ AFP/ Getty Images

Christie’s Presidential Announcement Draws a Jersey Ho-Hum

Chris Christie made it official today, confirming what most people had assumed for months: he’s running for the GOP nomination for president of the United States.

06/30/2015

(File photo.  Credit: Joe Raedle/ Getty Images)

Report: Chris Christie To Announce Presidential Run On Tuesday

Though the moment is not yet here, the notion is not new.

06/25/2015

(New Jersey governor Chris Christie, in file photo.  Credit: CBS)

Gov. Christie’s Approval Rating Now Lower Than Low-Rated Corzine

The latest poll puts him at a low that could be considered symbolic.

06/23/2015

(Gov. Christie addresses the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference, meeting today in Philadelphia.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Gov. Christie, in Philadelphia, Turns Up Rhetoric Ahead of Expected Campaign Announcement

New Jersey governor Chris Christie spoke at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference, unleashing some verbal broadsides at the Obama administration.

06/19/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 10:  Conservative author and pundit Ann Coulter delivers remarks to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at the Marriott Wardman Park February 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. Thousands of conservative activists are attending the annual gathering in the nation's capital.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ann Coulter: ‘We Don’t Need To Be Bringing In The World’s Poor People’

Coulter told Rich Zeoli on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that we should stop allowing disabled immigrants into the country.

06/11/2015

(Sen. Rand Paul, on Independence Mall.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Candidate Rand Paul Brings His Less-Goverment Message to Philadelphia

Paul says he supports constitutional liberties and is opposed to the Patriot Act, but is opposed to an increase in the minimum wage.

05/18/2015

(A frame from Hillary Clinton's online video announcing her run for president in 2016.)

Analyst Sees Hillary Clinton Social Media Focus As Tiny Part of a Bigger Strategy

Clinton announced her plans to run for the presidency on several social media sites. A local political consultant says a social media strategy is both critically important and totally irrelevant at the same time.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/13/2015

File photo: Hillary Clinton in Atlantic City, NJ.  (Credit: CBS3)

Poll Shows Hillary Clinton Support Softening In All-Important Swing States

Since 1960, no one has won the presidency without taking two of three swing states: Pennsylvania, Florida, and Ohio.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/31/2015

(New Jersey activists join counterparts from Philadelphia for a demonstration demanding mandatory sick leave for low-wage workers.  They gathered outside the Union League, in Philadelphia, where New Jersey governor Chris Christie was to take part in a PAC-sponsored fundraiser.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Activists Dog Philadelphia Fundraiser For Gov. Christie, Pushing For Mandatory Sick Leave Laws

“(Christie)’s been clear about his opposition. He’s been saying it all around the state, at events as he travels,” noted Dena Mottola Jaborska, from New Jersey Citizen Action.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/25/2015

(Following his online tweet, US senator Ted Cruz made a live announcement of his run for the presidency at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.    Photo by Paul J. Richards/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Leads Presidential Pack in Use of Social Media To Announce Candidacy

US senator Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) was the first to formally announce his presidential run. And instead of a ballroom and podium, he opted for another platform: Twitter.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/23/2015

(Gov. Chris Christie and his wife, Mary Pat Foster, outside the prime minister's residence in London on February 3rd.  Photo by Carl Court/ Getty Images)

Poll Shows N.J. Residents Becoming Disenchanted With Christie’s Diversions From Governor Role

Returning from a three-day trade trip to London that’ll be remembered more for a political gaffe over measles vaccination, Christie’s overall travel is starting to catch up with how he is perceived by the people he now governs.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/04/2015

(File photo: Mitt Romney arrives on stage on election night 2012 in Boston, moments before conceding defeat to Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election.  Credit:  Emmanuel  Dunand/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Romney Says He’s Out of 2016 Presidential Race, To Little Surprise Inside GOP

Political consultant Jeff Jubelirer thinks family concerns were primary to Romney’s decision.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. (Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Christie Takes First Step Toward Possible Run For President

It’s the first official step on the path to a 2016 Presidential run for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. He has formed a Political Action Committee, which will allow him to start fundraising efforts.

01/27/2015

The Pennsylvania Convention Center  )File photo by Randall E. Scott)

2016 Democratic Convention Will Be Late July, But in Philadelphia or Elsewhere?

The “when” is settled. Still unknown is the “where.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/23/2015

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