New 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.
A 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.
On Monday, state senator Barbara Buono is expected to announce her selection of a North Jersey union leader as her pick for lieutenant governor.
U.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.
It 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.
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.