New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

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New Jersey Unemployment Rate Drops To Under 6 Percent

New Bureau of Labor Statistics figures released Thursday show the state’s the rate has fallen 0.2 percentage points compared with last month.

08/20/2015

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NJ Transit Fare Hikes Put Focus Again On Funding

New Jersey Transit has said the increases, which average 9 percent, are needed to fill a $60 million budget gap that persisted even after the agency managed to cut $40 million internally.

07/12/2015

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Governor Christie: Decision On Presidential Run Coming Soon

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he’ll decide in the next few weeks whether a run for the White House is in the cards.

06/07/2015

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Christie To Convene Second Atlantic City Summit

Governor Chris Christie is set to hold his second Atlantic City summit Wednesday as the state and city cope with a failing gambling market that has forced four casinos to close.

11/12/2014

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Christie Looks To Put ‘Bridgegate’ In Rearview With State Of The State Address

An advance copy of Governor Christie’s speech shows, among other things, the governor plans to recommend adjusting the current K-through-12 model of education.

01/14/2014

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Gov. Christie Cancels Thursday Appearance In Philadelphia

More than 600 people were expected to show up at the Bellevue to hear Chris Christie speak. But early Wednesday evening, the Committee of 70’s president and CEO Zack Stallberg got a call from Christie’s office that the Governor was sick and had to cancel.

11/14/2013

Elizabeth Lee signs the marriage application. (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Same-Sex Couples In New Jersey Begin Legal Process Of Getting Married

Same sex couples throughout New Jersey visited local municipalities Saturday to fill out marriage license applications after the state supreme court denied an appeal Friday to block the order.

10/19/2013

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Christie Wants To Talk With Rutgers About New Athletic Director

Christie spokesman Michael Drewniak says the governor is aware of the report about Julie Hermann in the Star-Ledger of Newark, but wants to get more details before commenting.

05/26/2013

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NJ Gov. Chris Christie Launches First Campaign Ad

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has launched his first television commercial of this year’s gubernatorial campaign.

05/01/2013

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The Navy Inks Deal With South Jersey Employer That Retains Thousands Of Jobs

Officials in New Jersey are crowing about a new naval contract with Lockheed Martin which retains some 3,000 jobs.

03/28/2013

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Governor Christie Visits New Jersey School Hit Hard By Sandy

Gov. Chris Christie paid a visit to a school in south Jersey that reopened months after it was damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

03/20/2013

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Survey: Pa. Gov. Corbett Highest Paid Governor In US

A survey, done by The California Citizens Compensation Commission, says Tom Corbett was the highest paid governor in the U.S. in 2012.

03/20/2013

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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Corbett In Political Firestorm Over Pending Decision On Medicaid

Governor Corbett is in the middle of a political firestorm over his pending decision on whether to accept an expansion of Medicaid in Pennsylvania and there’s pressure on both sides.

03/10/2013

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Piece Of Camden Waterfront Cleared For Sale

State Senator Donald Norcross, who pushed the plan, says there’s a lot of developer interest in the property.

02/08/2013

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