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36 min ago |

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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4 hrs ago | 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

9 hrs ago | 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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11 hrs ago | AmmoLand

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.


Related Topix: US Governors, Keansburg, NJ, Orange, NJ

13 hrs ago | 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.


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17 hrs ago |

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.


Related Topix: US Governors, Kids, Family

18 hrs ago |

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.


Related Topix: US Governors, Ocean County, NJ, Rutgers University, US News, Third Circuit Court of Appeals

Christian Science Monitor

Will Obama and Gov. Rick Perry meet on the border?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry listens to members of the US House Committee on Homeland Security at a hearing in McAllen, Texas, on Thursday.


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New Jersey's storm recovery chief steps down, repl...

The director of New Jersey's response to superstorm Sandy stepped down on Tuesday, almost two years after the storm tore through the state, and was replaced by his deputy, Governor Chris Christie's office said.


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WKXW-FM Trenton

Chris Christie favorability drops

If the presidential race was held today, none of the Republican contenders, including New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , would defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton according to a Quinnipiac University national poll released Tuesday.


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The Washington Post

Cleveland's winning bid to host GOP convention highlights Portman's influence

GOP leaders' announcement Tuesday that the 2016 Republican National Convention will be held in Cleveland underscored Ohio's central place in the party's national strategy and the influence of Sen. Rob Portman, who pushed for months for the lakeside city to land the coveted quadrennial gathering.


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ABC News

Judge Says Ocean Sound Blasts Need Not Be Halted

A federal judge says he will not grant New Jersey's request to halt federally funded scientific research that includes blasting the ocean floor with sound waves.


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WKXW-FM Trenton

Gov. Christie announces more federal Hazard Mitigation Grant Program awards in Keansburg

New Jersey's First News, hosted by Eric Scott , written and produced by Matthew White and Patrick Lavery.


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Courier News

LETTER: Christie should blame himself firstLETTER: Christie should...

LETTER: Christie should blame himself first Governor is more responsible for economic problems than public workers Check out this story on The swearing in ceremony for Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp was held at the historic Morris County Courthouse in Morristown where New Jersey Governor Chris ... (more)


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

What song would best suit Christie's presidential run?

Katy Perry has approached Hillary Clinton about writing a song for her Presidential campaign, and the former First Lady seems on board with the idea.


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Governor Christie in Keansburg on Monday.

The Port Authority fast-tracked the hiring of a law firm with strong ties to Governor Christie and gave it millions of dollars in legal work after the Christie administration pressed officials to hire the firm in 2010, according to internal agency documents and two sources familiar with the firm's selection.


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Asbury Park Press

Families given free opiate antidote kits in Ocean CountyFamilies...

Families given free opiate antidote kits in Ocean County The program stresses saving lives, not prosecution.


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