The Washington Post
Riding high as polls continue to show he is a strong favorite to win reelection and one of the country's most popular governors, Christie's campaign has taken an aggressive early stance against underdog opponent and Democratic state Sen.
Housing funds transfer against law, Dems argue
The Christie administration has failed to follow the law by attempting to take about $165 million in local affordable housing money to balance the budget, Assembly and Senate Democratic leaders argued Thursday in letters to the New Jersey Supreme Court.
Thu May 23, 2013
Group founded by Howard Dean endorses Buono
Democracy for America, a liberal political action committee founded by former Vermont Gov.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Washington Post
Weiner says he hasn't spoken to Pelosi since his resignation
Obama to Oklahoma: President Obama will visit Oklahoma on Sunday to examine damage in the wake of a deadly tornado that hit the state this week.
Christie and Buono release ads attacking each other's records
Gov. Chris Christie today releases his third campaign commercial and the second to link his likely challenger, state Sen.
Tue May 21, 2013
Accuracy In Media
Huma's Moonlighting? No Problem a Just Don't Mention Her Crescent-lighting
Well, well, well, the Huma Abedin controversy has finally hit the legacy media. Okay, okay - it's not the Huma Abedin controversy, but it's one Obama's court stenographers apparently feel comfortable talking about.
Mon May 20, 2013
Christie Stars in NJ Tourism Ads, Dems Cry Foul
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and his family are starring in television commercials that are part of a publicly funded $25 million tourism campaign to encourage people to visit the Jersey Shore after Superstorm Sandy, but Democrats say they are simply taxpayer-funded campaign ads.
Remember: Smoking E-Cigarettes Inside is Illegal, State Says
Toms River resident Michael Colavito has never been asked to stop smoking electronic cigarettes, otherwise known as e-cigarettes, whenever he's been in a restaurant or bar.
Sat May 18, 2013
Stile: Christie ad hits on touchy subject of property taxes
Governor Christie 's first ad for his reelection campaign makes the case that he's winning the war against New Jersey's property taxes, which are among the nation's highest.
Fri May 17, 2013
Justice Albin warns of political threat to N.J. judges' independence
Supreme Court Justice Barry Albin, shown above at his renomination hearing in 2009, called on members of the New Jersey State Bar Association to defend judges from threats to their independence at the group's annual meeting in Atlantic City today.
Thu May 16, 2013
NJ Governor Chris Christie spotted outside Goldman Sachs
These days it seems New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is everywhere, from TV talk shows and radio appearances to accompanying Prince Harry on a well-publicized tour of the devastated Jersey Shore.
New Jersey property taxes continue to rise, albeit at slower pace, through Christie's first term
Gov. Chris Christie holds a news conference earlier this year at the Metropolitan Family Health Network in Jersey City, N.J. New Jersey's property tax bills have been rising more slowly since Chris Christie became governor, but that does not mean slow growth for what many homeowners actually have to pay, according to new data released by the state.
Mon May 13, 2013
Christie touts bipartisanship, attacks Democratic opponent Buono in ad
Governor Christie praised bipartisanship as he received the endorsement of a Democratic mayor this morning, hours after he released his first negative ad attacking his Democratic opponent.
The Jersey Journal
Amick: State Democrats can enact gay marriage and elect Barbara Buono governor this year
New Jersey Democrats are missing an opportunity to achieve two of their presumed objectives this year, says Assemblyman Reed Gusciora .
Sun May 12, 2013
Report: Net Property Tax Increase Much Higher Under Christie Than Corzine
Net property taxes in New Jersey rose 22.4 percent in Gov. Chris Christie's first three years in office, compared to just 6 percent in Democratic Gov.
The Jersey Journal
Op-ed: Legalizing marijuana could reverse N.J. progress on addiction
As someone who shapes public policy and works to keep children, healthy, safe and drug-free, I'm often asked to explain my opposition to legalizing marijuana.
Sat May 11, 2013
Rise of the Republican Governors - A new liberal era? Not according to these reformers.
'One of the reasons you have 30 Republican governors in America, and why we're the only organization to add Republican strength,' Christie said, 'is because people see us getting things done.' Christie's stance countered most of the elite postelection commentary, which gleefully pronounced the Republican Party's political irrelevance.
Environmental group who endorsed Christie in 2009 now has buyer's remorse
The New Jersey Environmental Federation announces its endorsement of state Sen. Barbara Buono for governor at Bayonne High School on Tuesday, May 23, 2013.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Weekly Standard
A Slim Risk
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Thu May 09, 2013
Latino Action Network backs Buono's gubernatorial run
State Sen. Barbara Buono, D-Middlesex, accepts the endorsement of the Latino Action Network during an event in Newark as she works to take on Governor Christie.