Chris Christie

NJ governor Chris Christie, at a press conference following his state budget actions.  Image from State of NJ television

Area Politicians Weigh In on US Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage

Following today’s decision by the US Supreme Court overturning several states’ bans on gay marriage, political figures across the country were staking out various positions on the issue.

06/26/2015

(Gov. Christie signs the New Jersey budget for fiscal year 2016, plus several vetoes.  Image from State of NJ TV)

Christie Signs $34B Budget For New Jersey After Vetoing $1.6B in Spending

No one was surprised that Christie issued line-item vetoes for $1.6 billion in spending and also vetoed tax hikes that Democrats in the legislature had wanted.

06/26/2015

(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

(Flanked by members of Virtua's EMS staff, Virtua CEO Richard Miller speaks with reporters in the New Jersey Senate GOP caucus room.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

South Jersey Health Care Companies Fume About Cooper’s EMS Takeover Attempt

Competing South Jersey health systems say a political powerbroker is strongarming legislators because he wants Cooper University Hospital, whose board he chairs, to get exclusive control of all emergency medical services in Camden.

06/24/2015

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

Rich Zeoli Talks With Erika Klemens About New Jersey Supreme Court Ruling On Pension Payments

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Erika Klemens, the Director of Americans for Prosperity – New Jersey, agreed with a New Jersey Supreme Court ruling allowing Governor Chris Christie to forgo making full payments to the state’s pension system […]

06/23/2015

(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

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, in file photo. (credit: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

3 Christie Cabinet Officials Leaving

Gov. Chris Christie has announced the departure of three Cabinet officials.

06/22/2015

(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

Chris Christie, in file photo. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/ Getty Images)

Local Political Expert Weighs In On New Jersey’s Pension Funding Crisis

New Jersey’s highest court handed the state’s growing pension funding problem to politicians to solve. The question now is…how quickly will they take on the issue?

06/10/2015

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

N.J. Supreme Court Lets Christie Off Hook For $1.5B Pension Funding Bill Coming Due

New Jersey’s highest court today gave the Christie administration plenty of breathing room in the battle over full funding of the state’s pension system.

06/09/2015

Zeoli Show Log 6.8.15

Rich covered a New York Times story on Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s driving record, a video released yesterday of a police officer in McKinney Texas forcibly restraining a 15-year-old girl, and a man being prosecuted in Montana for hate speech for denying the Holocaust.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/08/2015

Zeoli Show Log 5.26.15

Rich discussed a federal appeals court refusing to lift a hold on President Obama’s executive action on immigration, the controversy surrounding the revelations of child molestation against Josh Duggar of the show ’19 Kids and Counting,’ and the death of mathematician John Nash. He also talked to former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/26/2015

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Christie Didn’t Disclose Free Cowboys Tickets on State Form

The New Jersey Ethics Commission asked the state attorney general for an opinion on how far Christie’s executive order requiring financial disclosure actually goes. The six-page opinion does not address the tickets specifically.

05/21/2015

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New Jersey’s Largest Teachers Union Takes Fight Over Pensions To Airwaves

The New Jersey Education Association is turning up the heat with a new media blitz starting Thursday

05/21/2015

Zeoli Show Log 5.13.15

Rich covered the aftermath of the Amtrak train derailment and talked with Dr. Rick Hong from Cooper University Health Care and Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/13/2015

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