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  1. Governor Christie speaking during the Fair Lawn forum on Thursday, July 28, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Item

    ... the seven-member court. On Thursday, he also noted that Chief Justice Stuart Rabner, an appointee of former Gov. Jon Corzine, has recused himself from prior votes on school funding. "We have new people looking at it in new way with more ...

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  2. MF GlobalRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Weekly Standard

    When New Jersey governor Jon Corzine lost his reelection bid to Chris Christie in 2009, part of his defeat in a Democratic state was blamed on the post-Lehman mood. Having experience as a top executive at Goldman Sachs just didn't help.

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  3. Corzine Ponies UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Weekly Standard

    Five years after the collapse of MF Global , a settlement will soon be reached between Jon Corzine, the former CEO of the now-bankrupt brokerage firm, and customers who claim their funds were wrongfully used to offset the shortfall, making those accounts unavailable to them. Although Corzine and his attorneys insist this was not the case, the onetime New Jersey senator and governor and Goldman Sachs chairman has agreed to fork over $132 million.

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  4. Most Litigation Over Corzine's Failed MF Global Settled with $132M DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Insurance Journal West

    Jon Corzine has settled a lawsuit by the trustee for the former New Jersey governor's company MF Global Holdings Ltd, as part of a $132 million accord to end much of the remaining litigation over the brokerage's 2011 collapse. Lawyers for the trustee Nader Tavakoli and MF Global's bankruptcy plan administrator on Wednesday night asked a U.S. bankruptcy judge to approve the payout, saying it "provides closure and maximizes recoveries to the estates' creditors."

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  5. Democrat Phil Murphy loans $10M to his 2017 campaign for N.J. governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Jersey residents. He also received donations from alumni from previous administrations, including former Gov. Jon Corzine's economic development czar, Gary Rose, and his treasurer, Bradley Abelow; and former Gov. James E. McGreevey's spokeswoman, ...

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  6. Jon Corzine reaches settlement in MF Global's collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Business Insurance

    Jon Corzine has reached a settlement with the trustee for the former New Jersey governor's collapsed brokerage MF Global Holdings Ltd., as part of a series of accords expected to provide about $132 million to creditors, according to court papers. The trustee, Nader Tavakoli, on Wednesday night asked a U.S. bankruptcy judge to approve payments being made on behalf of Corzine and several other defendants, including MF Global's former Chief Operating Officer Bradley Abelow and former Chief Financial Officer Henri Steenkamp.

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  7. Jon Corzine Was A Fortune Teller Ahead Of His TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Seeking Alpha

    Jon Corzine foresaw the collapse in global sovereign interest rates, and he bet big on European debt, anticipating higher prices. The former CEO of Goldman Sachs, who was originally hired by Goldman as a bond trader, would find today's bond environment fascinating.

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  8. Grossman: Trust fund and Atlantic City should declare bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... by all levels of government. This money was borrowed to pay for years of unsustainable spending. Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine condemned this "credit card culture" by both political parties in his State of the State speech eight years ago. In 2008, ...

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  9. Advocates of New Jersey's medical marijuana program say petition process is 'not genuine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | New Jersey Herald

    The state Department of Health will be accepting applications next month to include additional qualifying conditions for New Jersey's medicinal marijuana program, but advocates say it is not a sincere effort to expand or increase access for patients. The Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act was signed in 2010 on Gov. Jon Corzine's last day in office.

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  10. Who to look for on Trump's VP short list: Chris ChristieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... four years as a U.S. attorney, Christie ran for governor of New Jersey in 2009, and beat popular Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine. He was reelected in 2013. He was a candidate for the 2016 Republican nomination for president, but dropped out of the race ...

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  11. Former Gov. Corzine to teach honors seminar at FDU's campus in EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | NorthJersey.com

    Former Gov. Jon Corzine will lead honors seminar that tackles topics like human rights and globalization at Fairleigh Dickinson University's campus in England, the school announced in a statement on Friday. Corzine will teach the week-long course called "Global Issues" to 15 undergraduate honors students at Wroxton College in Oxfordshire, starting Monday.

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  12. Montclair's parade affirms Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | NorthJersey.com

    This July 4, Montclair's Independence Day Parade overflowed with marching bands and musical groups; contingents of Scouts, Y youth groups, and other ensembles of young people; and members of community and business groups, houses of worship, local nonprofits, and political and social-activist organizations. Montclair is the home turf for Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, who was honored as the Grand Marshal of this year's Independence Day Parade.

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  13. A look at Chris Christie's political careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | USA Today

    ... at the Monmouth County Republican headquarters in Freehold. Christie celebrates his defeat of incumbent Gov. Jon Corzine to become the next governor of New Jersey on Nov. 3, 2009, in Parsippany, N.J. Christie talks to Hurricane Irene evacuee Rose ...

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  14. Do you agree with our list of N.J.'s all-time most popular politicians? | AuditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... as governor lasted just 14 months as he didn't launch his own campaign, saying he couldn't compete with opponent Jon Corzine's huge personal war-chest. He's a state senator, and each day adds to his record as New Jersey's longest-serving lawmaker. ...

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  15. 9 things you need to know about N.J.'s sales tax, which may be going downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... Republicans reduced the sales tax to 6 percent in 1992. Florio vetoed it and they overrode him. 7. Gov. Jon Corzine's decision to raise the sales tax to 7 percent in 2006 drew strong opposition from fellow Democrats in the Assembly. When the budget ...

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  16. Why does N.J. need sales tax cut? Christie explains 'my idea'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... In 1992, Republicans reduced the sales tax from 7 to 6 percent. It was raised to 7 percent in 2006 by Gov. Jon Corzine. Senate Democrats, who have not signed on to Christie's plan, noted that it would eventually blow a $1.7 billion hole in the next ...

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  17. 11 of the nastiest and epic N.J. budget brawlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | NJ.com

    ... Route 29 and nipping at the lower level of the Statehouse. Inside, two stubborn guys new to their jobs - Gov. Jon Corzine and Assembly Speaker Joseph Roberts (D-Camden) - played a game of chicken that didn't end when Jersey's July 1 constitutional ...

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  18. Sweeney's N.J. school-aid Band-Aid more 'ouchless' | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | NJ.com

    ... was first. He says his measure fully funds the school aid formula installed a decade ago under former Gov. Jon Corzine. Finalized in 2008, the formula has been nipped, tucked and used as political-deal fodder often enough to create significant ...

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  19. N.J. is a leader on criminal justice reform. So why this racial disparity? | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | NJ.com

    ... 2000, we've reduced it by as much as 28 percent, while crime fell by 30 percent. Some credit goes to former Gov. Jon Corzine, who greatly expanded the use of drug courts to divert addicts to treatment. He also reformed drug-free school zone laws, ...

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  20. Your summer reading list, courtesy of Chris Christie and other N.J. governorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Jersey Journal

    "It's all about New Jersey," said former Gov. Jon Corzine, who says he can't recommend Phillip Roth's 1997 masterpiece crime drama enough. "And, it's got a terrorist angle to it" so it's timely.

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