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N.J. Politics Roundup: Christie pension town hall, bridge scandal, Obamacare ruling, and more
Governor Chris Christie kicked off his pension reform tour with a town hall talk in Long Beach Township.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Opinion: Suddenly, Rahm's Millions May Not Be Enough
Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and Rahm Emanuel, former White House Chief of Staff for U.S. President Barack Obama, wave during a campaign rally on January 18, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jeff Bell releases tax returns, urges Booker to release his
TRENTON - Republican U.S. Senate nominee Jeff Bell released his tax returns today and challenged Democratic U.S. Sen. Cory Booker to show what he earned last year.
Stockton's Hughes Center Calls for Open Mic Senate Debate
Stockton College's William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy today called for an Open Mic Debate between the candidates for the United States Senate.
The Raw Story
Feds: Newark police repeatedly violated civil rights by targeting black people
Federal investigators found police repeatedly violated civil rights in New Jersey's largest city, Newark, and recommended an independent monitor to oversee changes, the U.S. Justice Department announced on Tuesday.
Substance Dependence is a Mental Illness, Not A Crime
Substance dependence is the only mental health condition whose main feature, the possession of drugs , is considered a crime.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
Newark Mayor Now Needs to Make Nice With Christie, Booker
The self-proclaimed "radical" new mayor of New Jersey's largest city has for years been critical of Gov. Chris Christie and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Booker leads GOP challenger by $3.5 million, report says
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker has a $3.5 million fundraising advantage over his Republican challenger heading into the November election for a full six-year Senate term, according to a published report.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Will millions of Americans finally be REDEEMed?
It's time we connected the dots. Today, 1 in every 28 kids has a parent behind bars A - and the average black household owns a nickel for each white household's dollar.
How the Constitution May Screw Rand Paul
He's up for reelection in 2016, and under Kentucky law, he can't seek two offices.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Is Washington finally working again? While Congress continues to disappoint the unemployed and the undocumented, some prominent conservatives are helping to push bipartisan legislation to aid another marginalized constituency: criminals.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Fire Dog Lake
Senator Cory Booker Caught Up In Newark Watershed Scandal
Though other scandals may be more prominent in New Jersey at present, the investigation into the corrupt practices of the Newark Watershed Conservation and Development Corporation is slowly but surely making progress with Senator Cory Booker coming under scrutiny.
Clarks Hometown News Patriot
Booker bill would remove barriers for convicts
Last week, Cory Booker introduced the REDEEM Act, which will remove some of the almost insurmountable barriers Americans convicted of nonviolent crimes face when trying to reenter society.
Grass-roots group hoping to draft Liz for prez
A new grass-roots group hoping to draft U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren for a presidential run says it plans to launch a fundraising arm within weeks to help boost the Cambridge Democrat's White House prospects - even if she still claims she has no interest in a 2016 campaign.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Booker has raised nearly $3.5M in campaign funds this year
Sen. Cory Booker raised $1.6 million from April through June and had nearly $3.5 million in his account at the end of the quarter, his campaign said Tuesday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Huffpost Hill - Michael Grimm Parties With Children, None Broken
A third of Americans want President Obama impeached, even though White House tours have resumed.
Booker presents 'fix' to Hobby Lobby ruling
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, flanked by Montclair-based officials and women's rights activists, introduces a bill in response to the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling.
New York Magazine
Full-Grown Adult Senator Determined to Take a Selfie With Every...
Noted social media enthusiast Cory Booker, a full-grown adult, is reportedly determined to take a selfie with all 99 of his fellow senators before Congress lets out for August.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Sen. Booker builds bridges with selfiesSen. Booker builds bridges...
Politically, Sens. Cory Booker and Tea Party favorite Rand Paul couldn't be further apart.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Washington Post
Booker wants his picture taken with every Senator
Senator and former Newark mayor Cory Booker takes a photograph with fellow former Newark mayor Sharpe James as they attend a ceremony for the swearing-in of Newark Mayor-elect Ras J. Baraka Tuesday, July 1, 2014, Newark N.J. Like a high schooler collecting yearbook messages before summer break, Sen. Cory Booker is roaming the halls of the Senate ... (more)