NJ High Court Hears Christie Administration Argue Against Its Mandated Pension PaymentsDeputy attorney general Jean Reilly argued that any payment is subject to legislative appropriations every year and, in the end, whether the state can afford it.
NJ Teachers' Union Bails Out of Gov. Christie's Pension Study CommissionThe New Jersey Education Association announced it will no longer work with Gov. Christie's Pension and Benefits Study Commission until the administration catches up with fund payments it agreed to four years ago.
N.J. Court Reclaims Low-Income Housing $$$ From Christie Administration RedirectionA three-judge state appeals court panel in New Jersey has freed up some $200 million that towns had set aside for affordable housing -- money that the Christie administration had been trying to use for other purposes over the past few years.
N.J.'s High Court Tells Municipalities To Get Going On Low-Income HousingState courts will now step in to oversee the task which, according to the NJ Supreme Court, the Christie administration couldn't do.
Unions Suing Christie Administration To Force Required Pension Fund Payment"He’s short again on the law he signed, so we are taking him to court for the third time, with plenty of notice," says Wendell Steinhauer, president of the New Jersey Education Association.
Gov. Christie Visits Camden, Touting Improvements and InitiativesThe governor noted that crime is down a lot since the new Camden County Police Metro Division took over patrols, and there are two major economic development projects in the works.
Gov. Christie Appoints Jamie Fox To Head NJ Dept. of TransportationFox, a Democrat, served as transportation commissioner, and later as chief of staff, to former governor Jim McGreevey.
NJ Education Commissioner Chris Cerf Moving To Private SectorCerf came in early in Gov. Chris Christie’s first term, after Bret Schundler was abruptly fired by the governor over policy disagreements.
Local Political Analyst: No End In Site For 'Bridgegate' ScandalA political science professor at Rider University says the back and forth between the Christie Administration and a former Port Authority staffer is just heating up.
New Jersey Supreme Court To Hear Same-Sex Marriage Case New Jersey’s Supreme Court will have the final say on whether same-sex marriage will become legal.
NJ Judge Refuses To Delay Start Of Same-Sex MarriageThe Christie Administration’s bid to delay a court order mandating gay marriage in New Jersey has been turned down by the judge who issued that order.