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Expert: Results Of New Poll For NJ Special Senate Race Should Surprise No One

A new poll strongly suggests the people have already made their minds up.

07/20/2013

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Analysis: Politicians Crossing Party Lines, Raising Money For Opposition In Pa., N.J.

Every poll suggests that Americans are fed up with divisive government, but, in the summer of 2013, there appears to be a thaw.

07/13/2013

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Author Creates Manual Aimed At Helping Political Parties Compromise On Key Issues

The political divide in the U.S. has created gridlock in the nation’s capital, with immigration reform and the sequester among the matters stuck. But there is a glimmer of a movement to find compromise.

07/07/2013

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Medicaid Expansion On Hold For Summer In Pennsylvania

Medicaid expansion in Pennsylvania is on hold for the summer as the state Senate backed away from its standoff with the House on the issue.

07/03/2013

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New Jersey Democrats Gather In New Brunswick For Unity Meeting

New Jersey Democrats called a meeting to unify the fractured party before the fall elections, and pretty much everyone showed up.

06/29/2013

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Buono Gets Union Endorsement In NJ Governor Race

Democrat Barbara Buono received an expected but major union endorsement Wednesday in the New Jersey governor’s race, on the same day she was to appear with the governor before hundreds of business leaders.

06/12/2013

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GOP Replacement For Sen. Lautenberg Not Assured

Gov. Chris Christie is perhaps the nation’s highest-profile Republican — but that’s no guarantee the seat held by the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg will switch to GOP hands.

06/03/2013

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GOP Star Christie Holds Numerous Events With Prominent Democrats

New Jersey’s Republican governor has been spending a lot of time lately with prominent Democrats.

05/08/2013

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NJ Democrats Too Divided To Press Gov. Christie On Guns

New Jersey Democrats have an election-year issue that could make Gov. Chris Christie squirm — but they’ve been too divided so far to use it to their advantage.

05/05/2013

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Knox Announces Plans To Run For Philadelphia Mayor

Millionaire businessman Tom Knox says he plans to run for mayor of Philadelphia in 2015.

04/25/2013

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Call For Federal Investigation Into New Jersey Lottery Privatization

There’s a call for the feds to look into a plan to hand operation of the New Jersey Lottery over to a private company.

04/20/2013

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Revives Plan For Tax Cut

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has revived a tax-cut plan similar to one that floundered last year as the Democrat-controlled state Legislature fretted that the state would not have the revenue to support it.

04/15/2013

Sen. Carper (center) commutes everyday from his home in Wilmington, Del. to Capitol Hill.

Delaware’s Sen. Carper Announces Support For Same Sex Marriage

Carper made the announcement Tuesday on his Facebook page, saying he came to his decision “after a great deal of soul searching.”

04/02/2013

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Job Approval Numbers Rebound For New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez

Job approval poll numbers are rebounding from a five-year low for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey in the wake of an ethics probe involving a major donor.

03/27/2013

NJ Governor Chris Christie

Governor Christie Picks Up Third Endorsement From Democrat

The mayor of a rural South Jersey town that has seen additional state aid under Gov. Chris Christie has become the third Democratic mayor to throw support behind the popular Republican.

03/13/2013

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