Ben Dworkin

Chris Christie Expected To Launch Presidential BidChristie unveiled a campaign website over the weekend.
Local Expert Looks At Road Ahead For Chris ChristieNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie is expected to announce Tuesday he is, in fact, a candidate for the 2016 Republican Presidential nomination.
Local Expert: Governor Christie's Pension Cuts Could Prove CostlyNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s decision to reduce payments into the state’s pension fund to bridge an $800M immediate revenue shortfall could have serious repercussions far away from Trenton.
Local Political Analyst: No End In Site For 'Bridgegate' ScandalA political science professor at Rider University says the back and forth between the Christie Administration and a former Port Authority staffer is just heating up.
Buono Running Mate For NJ Governor Race is Female, Hispanic, UnionistOn Monday, state senator Barbara Buono is expected to announce her selection of a North Jersey union leader as her pick for lieutenant governor.
New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg Dead At Age 89U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, a multimillionaire New Jersey businessman and liberal who was called out of retirement for a second tour of duty in Congress, has died at age 89.
Most NJ Democrats Standing Down For The Goliath That Is ChristieIt seems that Democratic Party leaders in New Jersey are abandoning their hopes of finding a more popular politician to take on incumbent governor Chris Christie, and are now coalescing around the only announced candidate.
Monmouth County Lawmaker Eyes Run Against US Sen. Menendez (D-NJ)Longtime New Jersey state senator Joseph Kyrillos has formed an exploratory committee to see if he's got a shot at keeping Menendez from a second full term.