Lou Greenwald

NJ Governor Chris Christie, in a file photo. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Business Incentives Boom In New Jersey Since 2010

The state has accelerated its use of business incentives since Republican Gov. Chris Christie took office in 2010.

11/27/2014

(A sports betting parlor in Nevada.  File photo)

New Jersey Tries Another Tack To Gain Sports Betting

This time, New Jersey lawmakers see a loophole, planning to partially repeal the state ban and allow casinos and racetracks to proceed without regulation.

10/15/2014

(A .223-caliber bullet and a high-capacity ammunition clip.  File photo by George Frey/ Getty Images)

NJ Assembly Approves Limits on Size of Ammo Clips

The bill would lower the current limit of 15 bullets to 10.

05/22/2014

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NJ Lawmaker Wants Med School Loan Forgiveness For Docs Who Serve Where Needed

The proposal, which has cleared an Assembly committee, would be targeted at those who live in the state and attend medical school here.

12/17/2013

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Newark Mayor Cory Booker Won’t Run For Governor of New Jersey in 2013

Many pundits saw Booker as the most effective candidate to go up against incumbent Republican governor Chris Christie.

12/20/2012

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NJ Residents Hit By Sandy May Soon Be Able To Get Cash Back

New Jersey residents affected by Sandy may get a break on the taxes they’ve been paying.

11/21/2012

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As NJ Unemployment Nears 10%, Democrats Criticize Christie Cuts

Newly released federal numbers put New Jersey’s unemployment rate at 9.8 percent, a full 1½ percent above the national average and continuing as the highest rate in the tri-state.

08/16/2012

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As Amazon Eyes NJ Warehouses, NJ Eyes Future Sales Tax Revenues

The Internet mega-retailer Amazon.com is looking to set up shop in New Jersey — a move that could mean big bucks to the state in the long term.

02/09/2012

(NBA player Kris Humphries and reality TV star Kim Kardashian were married in California, where there is no waiting period.  Their marriage lasted 72 days.  Credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/ Getty Images)

State Lawmaker Wants to Eliminate 3-Day Marriage License Wait in New Jersey

It’s a plan driven more by economics than emotions.

11/30/2011

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