Gov. Jon Corzine

Governor of New Jersey

Gov. Jon Corzine appears in the following:

30 Issues: Corzine on Taxes and the Home Stretch

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Governor of New Jersey, Democrat Jon Corzine, is in a dead heat for next Tuesday's election. He discusses taxes, the touchstone issues for many Jersey voters, as well as his strategy for the last week of the election.

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Gov. Jon Corzine on buying into Geithner's toxic asset plan

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner's plan to get so-called toxic assets off of the nation's bank balance sheets relies on private investment firms, including pension and hedge funds investors, to buy up the bad assets. In return for the investment, the government would help minimize their risk. Despite this assurance from the government, who is willing to buy the assets and how exactly will this work? New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine has a great deal of experience in both the private and public investment markets and he joins The Takeaway now to explain why these bad debts might be a good investment.

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New Jersey Forecast

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

The stimulus money is flowing, and how it is spent is largely in the hands of the governors. Jon Corzine, governor of New Jersey, talks about how his state will weather the recession and what stimulus programs are already under way. Garden Staters: What needs stimulus money ...

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Garden State Forecast

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

States could start receiving federal stimulus funds by today. Gov. Jon Corzine (D-NJ) talks about how New Jersey will use the money. Plus, comedian Margaret Cho on her new music career; and former UN weapons inspector Charles Duelfer.

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The State of the States: Talking budget cuts with N.J. Gov. Jon Corzine and Wisc. Gov. James Doyle

Friday, December 19, 2008

States across the country are in financial distress. More than half of them are facing shortfalls in their budgets for this year and next. And with times so lean there's not much fat left for governors to cut. While some governors are choosing to implement deep cuts in long-standing government programs, others are opting to enter a strange new world of taxable items (iTunes downloads anyone?). For a look at the budgetary challenges that many states face in 2009, The Takeaway checks in with New Jersey's Governor Jon Corzine and Governor Jim Doyle of Wisconsin. Last week they testified before Congress, pleading for Federal help. This week they are here on The Takeaway.

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"This is the time when people are dependent on us making good decisions."
— N.J. Gov. Jon Corzine on the need to make deep cuts to the state budget and what it means for his constituents

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SCHIPs Are Down

Thursday, October 18, 2007

New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine (D) discusses today's House vote to override President Bush's veto of the SCHIP extension. Then, Cecilia Zalkind, executive director of Association for Children of New Jersey, assesses the effect of this vote on the children in New Jersey.

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SCHIPs are Down

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Congress votes today on whether to override the president’s veto of the expanded Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). Whatever happens, New Jersey is one of the states with the most to win or lose, so we talk to Governor Jon Corzine. Also, our weekly conversation with the critics, and another ...

The Burden of Roof

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine joins us to talk about the state's new tax relief program aimed to ease the burden of America's highest property taxes.

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Junk Food Confidential

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

What’s on your plate? There may be a surprise in store from Steve Ettlinger, author of Twinkie, Deconstructed: My Journey to Discover How the Ingredients Found in Processed Foods Are Grown, Mined (Yes, Mined), and Manipulated into What America Eats. Also, New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine; New Jersey Congressman Steve ...