11/28/13 03:55 AM
(www.nj.com) Get ready for a rumble in Trenton in the coming months as Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic lawmakers hammer out the first of what are expected to be some of the toughest state budgets in decades
By David M. Drucker | 11/25/13 12:28 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- As New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie eyes a 2016 presidential bid and sets out to define a new generation of Republican leaders, he has in his corner an influential, battle-tested party sage who could prove valuable: Haley Barbour.
By Associated Press | 11/24/13 10:38 AM
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The outgoing leader of the New Jersey Assembly says it's important that legislators figure out how to replenish the depleted open space fund before the end of the year, but there appears to be no consensus on how to fund the land acquisition program long-term. Assembly...
By Ethan Barton | 11/21/13 06:49 PM
Dr. Jose Katz was sentenced Tuesday to six and a half years in prison and ordered to pay $19 million in restitution after federal prosecutors said he subjected thousands of patients to unnecessary and potentially life-threatening tests and treatment, sometimes by unlicensed personnel, in an...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/21/13 11:34 AM
When Republican Gov. Chris Christie was re-elected in New Jersey earlier this month by a historic margin, the buzz that he would seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 amplified in earnest. Amid the din, CNN's Jake Tapper suggested that his 300,000 Twitter followers subscribe to...
By David M. Drucker | 11/21/13 06:20 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was set Thursday to take over as chairman of the Republican Governors Association, marking the charismatic chief executive's first foray into national politics on a platform he controls.
By Associated Press | 11/18/13 09:11 AM
PRINCETON, N.J. — Princeton University officials are deciding whether to give students a meningitis vaccine that hasn't been approved in the U.S. to stop the spread of the disease.
By Star Parker | 11/15/13 05:38 PM
If the last two presidential elections tell us anything, it’s that Republicans don’t succeed with candidates who lack clear vision and conviction consistent with the party’s conservative platform.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/15/13 05:21 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie didn’t officially launch his 2016 bid for president in his re-election victory speech in Asbury Park, N.J., this month — but as a Republican who won 60 percent of the vote in a Democratic state, he might as well have.
11/13/13 10:41 AM
TRENTON, N.J. — A legislative proposal allowing illegal immigrant students to pay the cheaper in-state rate to attend state colleges and universities gets a hearing on Thursday. A similar proposal was advanced by an Assembly committee in June. There's already speculation over whether...
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