Senate President Steve Sweeney

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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.



NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney Urges Governor To Approve Internet Gaming Measure

There’s a push on Governor Chris Christie to approve a measure now on his desk that would legalize online wagering within the borders of New Jersey.



NJ Democrats Begin To Line Up For Chance To Run Against Governor Christie

North Jersey State Senator Barbara Buono has filed papers to run in the 2013 Democratic primary.


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Battle Over Gay Marriage In New Jersey Turning Into War Of Words

Christie is offering a voter referendum on the question to Democrats as a way to address the issue once and for all, but Democratic leaders argue gay marriage is a civil rights issue and they vow to confine consideration of gay marriage to the legislature.


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New Jersey Lawmakers Revive Millionaires Tax Debate

With just four days left for New Jersey legislators to approve a budget for the fiscal year that starts on Friday, a Senate committee is set to address an option that’s become quite popular and controversial: the millionaires’ tax debate.