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3 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Chris Christie and America's Poorest City

During a routine business meeting in a conference room in Trenton on Thursday, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority approved its third largest tax break in state history - $260 million for a new manufacturing plant on the waterfront in Camden.


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4 hrs ago | WHAS11

Fall elections loom over governors' meeting

Partisan divisions over immigration, education and health care are intensifying as dozens of the nation's governors meet just months before elections thick with presidential implications.


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6 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Opinion: Gov. Christie's budget 'double-crossed' public workers on pension promise

It wasn't all that long ago that we could find Gov. Christie on one of his many political trips around the country boasting of the bipartisan plan he forged with the Legislature to save the state's pension system from ruin.


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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

Two Port Authority nominees approved

The New Jersey state Senate has confirmed the two men Gov. Chris Christie wants to add to the board of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey .


Related Topix: US Governors, Transportation, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

WMUR-TV Manchester

Romney would change Republican presidential field

A new poll shows a clear frontrunner in New Hampshire for the Democratic nomination for president and a wide-open field among Republicans -- unless a familiar face enters the race.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, Bobby Jindal, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Mike Huckabee, Mitt Romney

ABC News

Mayor: Atlantic City Shift From Gambling Painful

Top New Jersey officials may be moving toward letting voters decide whether to expand casino gambling beyond Atlantic City a few years earlier than expected.


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Sierra Club Compass

NJ Gov. Chris Christie's Lose-Lose Move for New Jersey

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is doing whatever he can to prevent his state from supporting clean energy jobs and climate action.


Related Topix: US Governors, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy


Christie's RGA Fundraising Streak

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie addresses the Faith and Freedom Coalition's 'Road to Majority' Policy Conference on June 20, 2014 in Washington, DC.


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The Daily Beast

Christie's Faking It on Gun RightsBy Olivia Nuzzi

Twenty years before he killed a cap on magazine rounds, the Republican entered politics explicitly to fight for an assault-weapons ban and bullet limit.


Related Topix: Guns, US Governors, Newtown, CT


RGA raises $26.6M in 2Q on Christie's watch

A merry-go-round that thrilled generations of children and adults at Wausau's Marathon Park has sat silent for the past few years.


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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Christie's PARCC testing options limited

When Gov. Chris Christie made a comment last month at one of his town-hall-style meetings about a compromise concerning the new PARCC exams, he sparked off a guessing game.


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The Jersey Journal

Meadowlands Hospital to eliminate 100 jobs, CEO letter says

With most of its 230 beds empty, Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center in Secaucus has announced that it was laying off more than 100 employees, or about 20 percent of its workforce, according to a letter from the center's chief executive, Thomas Considine.


Related Topix: Secaucus, NJ, Medicine, Nursing, US Governors

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

No, Vanity Fair , The Port Authority's Troubles Didn't Begin With Chris Christie and George Pataki

In his new Vanity Fair investigation of the George Washington Bridge lane closure debacle and what it means for the presidential ambitions of Gov. Chris Christie , journalist Bryan Burrough depicts the Port Authority, the government agency at the center of the scandal, as once a "model of urban-planning professionalism" that successfully fended off ... (more)


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NJ Governor Chris Christie Responds To Whining Gun Banners ~ Video

Governor Christie responds to anti gun media in Keansburg, NJ on July 7, 2014, that criticized his recent veto of the ten round magazine / gun ban.


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The Jersey Journal

Opinion: Gov. Christie hits 'new low' in...

It does not include pandering to far-off voters instead of those you are sworn to protect, nor does it include putting rabid personal ambition above public safety.


Related Topix: US Governors, Newtown, CT, US Politics, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Opinion

Rachel Maddow: Chris Christie 'Calling Out the Parents of Murdered Kids' With Gun Law Veto

On Tuesday, continuing MSNBC's obsession with Chris Christie, Rachel Maddow attacked the Republican New Jersey governor for his position on guns.


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The Morning Note: Who do you think should be Mitt Romney's running mate?

Will Mitt Romney's choice be Paul Ryan, Pat Toomey, Mitch Daniels, Tom Ridge, Marco Rubio, Chris Christie or someone else? Good morning .


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, US Governors, Barack Obama, Joe Biden

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Vanity Fair

Graydon Carter on Chris Christie, Bridgegate, and the Sultan of Brunei

This being the case, Chris Christie, a Republican, would seem to be their dream idea of a governor.


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Vanity Fair

Post-Bridgegate, Is Chris Christie a Viable 2016 Candidate?

THE POWER BROKER Governor Chris Christie, who says he didn't know of the lane-closing scandal until it broke in the press, four months after it happened.


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N.J. to Appeal Ruling in Ocean 'Blasting' Case

New Jersey officials will appeal a federal court ruling issued Tuesday that allows a seismic blasting project to move forward over 230 square miles of ocean floor off the Jersey Shore.


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