Pressure Builds On Christie To Declare Disaster In Wake Of Tuesday’s StormsThe Christie Administration is pondering a possible disaster declaration in the wake of Tuesday's storm in sections of South Jersey.
Local Political Expert Weighs In On New Jersey's Pension Funding CrisisNew 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?
N.J. Supreme Court Lets Christie Off Hook For $1.5B Pension Funding Bill Coming DueNew 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.
Christie Administration Sues To Halt Ocean-Blasting ResearchGov. Chris Christie's administration is seeking federal court action to halt research that involves blasting the ocean floor off New Jersey with sound waves.
NJ High Court Hears Christie Administration Argue Against Its Mandated Pension PaymentsDeputy attorney general Jean Reilly argued that any payment is subject to legislative appropriations every year and, in the end, whether the state can afford it.
NJ Teachers' Union Bails Out of Gov. Christie's Pension Study CommissionThe New Jersey Education Association announced it will no longer work with Gov. Christie's Pension and Benefits Study Commission until the administration catches up with fund payments it agreed to four years ago.
N.J. Court Reclaims Low-Income Housing $$$ From Christie Administration RedirectionA three-judge state appeals court panel in New Jersey has freed up some $200 million that towns had set aside for affordable housing -- money that the Christie administration had been trying to use for other purposes over the past few years.
N.J.'s High Court Tells Municipalities To Get Going On Low-Income HousingState courts will now step in to oversee the task which, according to the NJ Supreme Court, the Christie administration couldn't do.
Unions Suing Christie Administration To Force Required Pension Fund Payment"He’s short again on the law he signed, so we are taking him to court for the third time, with plenty of notice," says Wendell Steinhauer, president of the New Jersey Education Association.
Gov. Christie Visits Camden, Touting Improvements and InitiativesThe governor noted that crime is down a lot since the new Camden County Police Metro Division took over patrols, and there are two major economic development projects in the works.
Gov. Christie Appoints Jamie Fox To Head NJ Dept. of TransportationFox, a Democrat, served as transportation commissioner, and later as chief of staff, to former governor Jim McGreevey.
NJ Education Commissioner Chris Cerf Moving To Private SectorCerf came in early in Gov. Chris Christie’s first term, after Bret Schundler was abruptly fired by the governor over policy disagreements.