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Christie’s Yahoo! vs. Clinton’s Gmail

Monday, August 31, 2015

Hillary Clinton sent e-mails from a private server. Chris Christie sent an e-mail from his private account. We wade into the debate and ask: How public is private?   

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Drivers in New Jersey Fall for Low Gas Prices

Sunday, August 30, 2015

With the price under $2 a gallon at some pumps, it may be time for a road trip in the Garden State.

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Trump Is Gone From Atlantic City But Not Forgotten

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The story of Donald Trump in Atlantic City is the story of any casino: Wins, losses and plenty of spectacle.

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Christie Wins Fight in Exxon Toxic Clean-Up Settlement

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Environmental groups and Democrats have criticized the deal, saying New Jersey is settling for pennies on the dollar.

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NJ Pipeline Pushed Through Without a Vote

Friday, August 14, 2015

A two-year battle to stop a pipeline from crossing the conservation area is pushed through without a vote of the Pinelands Commission. 

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Fox News Apologies To Christie Over Obama Hug That Wasn't

Friday, August 14, 2015

Conservatives' biggest gripe with Christie is over a hug that never happened. Nearly three years later, a mea culpa.

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Christie's 'No Taxes' Pledge Has Implications in New Jersey

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Does no taxes for America mean poor roads for New Jersey?

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NJ Supreme Court Turns Attention to Public-Worker Cost-of-Living Adjustments

Friday, July 31, 2015

NJ Spotlight
If court rules COLAs can’t be suspended -- as 2011 law allows -- state could be out $70 billion in projected savings over next three decades

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Christie's New Hampshire Strategy

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Christie is losing badly in the Granite State, according to the polls. But he has a plan. And it was set in motion back in 2013.

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Christie Says He'd Build New NJ Transit Tunnel, Slams Amtrak for Delays

Friday, July 24, 2015

The New Jersey Republican says he'd build new trans-Hudson rail tunnels if he's elected president, in spite of killing a similar project in 2010.

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Hospital Struggles to Stay Open Awaiting Christie Approval to Sell to Highest Bidder

Thursday, July 16, 2015

WNYC
A hospital in Newark is $230 million in debt and struggling to stay open. There’s a willing buyer, but the state hasn’t approved the deal yet, and doctors are starting to leave. 

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Citibike to Expand to Jersey City as Hoboken's Bike Share Goes it Alone

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

New Jersey Public Radio
Jersey City and Hoboken originally planned to launch a joint program to help residents get between the two communities. But then Citibike in New York City beckoned.

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Environmental Group Asks to Intervene in Exxon Mobil Case

Friday, July 10, 2015

WNYC
The Natural Resources Defense Council says New Jersey breached its duty to protect public resources when it accepted a $225 million settlement with Exxon. 

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World's Largest Vertical Farm Comes to Newark

Friday, July 10, 2015

WNYC
The produce is growing up and Newark hopes the city will get a boost, too. 

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5 Ways Candidate Christie Is Going Conservative

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

War, abortion and guns: Meet conservative Chris Christie.

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Christie Formally Announces 2016 White House Run

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The New Jersey Governor formally launched his Presidential candidacy in the gym of Livingston High School, where Christie served as student president 35 years ago.

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African-Americans Reluctant to Treat Mental Illness

Monday, June 29, 2015

From the pulpit to the psychiatrist's office, mental health advocates are seeking to improve access to care among urban black communities.

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Supreme Court's ACA Ruling: 200,000 NJ Patients Cheer, Republicans Jeer

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The Supreme Court's ruling in favor of health care subsidies on the federal marketplace preserves the cost of insurance for nearly 200,000 New Jersey residents.

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Sources: Christie Will Announce Candidacy for President on Tuesday

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Christie is finally about to officially announce his candidacy for president.

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In Rahway, Dr. Downtown Cures What Ails New Jersey Main Streets

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Rahway is bustling with new restaurants, artist lofts and young people. And now other New Jersey towns want to find out how they can revitalize their downtowns.

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