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Some Voting Issues Already Cropping Up In Philadelphia

In Somerton, where DA candidate Daniel Alvarez popped in to vote, there were voting machine problems.

11/05/2013

FILE: Cory Booker and Steve Lonegan. (Booker photo by Ramin Talaie/ Getty Images)

Important Information For The New Jersey Special Election

For New Jerseyans, October 16th is the United States Senate special election. Here’s what you need to know.

10/15/2013

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Poll: Christie’s Lead Shrinking In NJ Governor’s Race

A new poll shows New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has lost some ground in his race for re-election, but he still tops Democrat Barbara Buono by 20 points.

08/21/2013

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National Poll Finds Gov. Christie A Political Favorite Among Americans

New Jersey governor Chris Christie continues to be a political favorite among Americans, and even remains hot among Democrats.

08/05/2013

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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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Summer Brings No Break For Simmering Political Debate

The big issue is education funding, or lack thereof.

06/16/2013

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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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Philadelphia City Controller Candidates Blast Each Other During Hour-Long Debate

It has been an angry contest where incumbent Alan Butkovitz is being challenged by Brett Mandel and Mark Zecca.

05/05/2013

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Deadline To Register For Pa. Primary Fast Approaching

April 22nd may seem far away, but it gives voters just 20 days to get those applications in.

04/02/2013

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Governor Christie Picks Up Latino Group Endorsement

Republican Gov. Chris Christie has picked up the endorsement of a major Latino group that backed Democratic incumbent Jon Corzine in the last election.

02/28/2013

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Analysis: The Attorney General Vs. The Governor In Pennsylvania

This past week brought major developments in the local political scene.

02/16/2013

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Penn Gets $25M Gift For Politics, Economics Departments

The University of Pennsylvania has received $25 million to create a new home for its departments of political science and economics.

02/04/2013

(A sign outside a Penndot office advertises the availability of voter ID cards which the law, later delayed, would have required on Election Day.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

Watchdog Group Releases Results Of Election Day Survey On Voter ID Law

The voting rights watchdog, Committee of Seventy, released the results of its Election Day survey on Voter ID.

01/27/2013

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