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Rutherford-based 'Dr. Marijuana' weighs in on proposed changes to state program
The state's medical marijuana program has made slow progress since being started in 2010 by former Gov. Jon Corzine, experiencing very little support by Gov. Chris Christie after he took office.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Christie names new state comptroller, school building chief
New Jersey's first independent comptroller the man responsible for exposing waste and abuse at all levels of government is leaving state employment for the private sector.
Former Christie campaign manager lands post at Republican Governors Association
Governor Christie 's two-time campaign manager and former deputy chief of staff is headed to the Republican Governors Association.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Moody's Lowers NJ Debt Outlook, Cites 'Sluggish' Growth Under Christie
Governor Chris Christie's deals to assure the pensions of public workers have put New Jersey's economy in such danger of overspending that Moody's Investor Service lowered the state's economic outlook to "negative" this week.
Wall Street Journal
Plots & Ploys: a Tale of Two Cities
The city's West End had the most expensive office space in the world in the third quarter of 2013, according to a report released Wednesday by CBRE Group Inc. Total occupancy costs in Hong Kong, which previously held the crown, were $234.30 per square foot in the third quarter.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Pequannock reader says four strikes for Christie
Governor Christie now has four strikes against him, the four bear hunts he has permitted since being governor of New Jersey.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Port Authority scandal: The rising star and the mystery man inside a growing investigation
Bill Baroni the former deputy executive director of the Port Authority, and David Wildstein, director of interstate capital projects, who were two highest-ranking executives appointed to the bi-state agency by Gov. Chris Christie One was the mystery man of Jersey politics, operating in secrecy for years as an anonymous political pundit before ... (more)
Fri Dec 13, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Gov. Christie announces another top Port Authority official has resigned after GWB flap
Bill Baroni, the Deputy Executive Director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, testifies before a state Assembly panel last month.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
N.J. Senate panel moves to increase funding for arts, tourism
The State Theatre in New Brunswick is one of hundreds of arts organizations funded by the hotel-motel occupancy tax.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Gloucester County Times
Editorial: Big money flows back into N.J. elections
In a year when the big races were hardly squeakers, the total amount of money spent on the Nov. 5 election for governor, the Legislature and two ballot questions is almost $129 million, according to the state Election Law Enforcement Commission.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
More Monmouth Musings
Forget trying to beat Booker, the NJ Gop should plan for the next gubernatorial election
It's not that Booker is invincible, as was widely thought prior to the Special Senate Election last October.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
by the Numbers: 1,278,932
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie autographs campaign signs in Linden, N.J., on Oct. 30, 2013, during a campaign stop.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
NJ's Paper Criticizes Christie for Keeping 'Eyes on the Presidency'
In a column this weekend, the Star-Ledger editorial board accused him of "roll[ing] over Latinos" to win over GOP primary voters after refusing to sign the state's version of the Dream Act.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Walker v. Christie, in Books
I'm spending a bit of time poring through two books, each about two likely Republican presidential contenders in 2016: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's Unintimidated: A Governor's Story and a Nation's Challenge , and Chris Christie: The Inside Story of His Rise to Power , Bob Ingle and Michael Symons's joint work about the New Jersey governor.
Asbury Park Press
Gov. Christie's style rooted in political calculation
Outside of an appearance by Gov. Chris Christie on a radio station call-in show and some Assembly hearings, there was little on tap, but that lack of action illustrates an important point about the governor's effect.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Clarks Hometown News Patriot
Politician's Proposal Could Leave NJ Unrepresented
If another U.S. Senate vacancy occurs, New Jersey would have no voice in the upper house in Congress if Assemblyman Joe Cryan gets his way.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Huffington Post
How Chris Christie Got Where He Is
Breaking news: A New Quinnipiac pol l has Chris Christie leading Hillary Clinton for president in 2016.
Next US President? Fat chance. Chris Christie is a true heavyweight - but that's his problem
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The Jersey Journal
On going nuclear, Chris Christie should try Harry Reid's option
"I'd hold a press conference and say, 'Let's get this done. It's gone on too long.'