New Jersey Elections
Monday, August 05, 2013
On Monday night, NJTV aired a debate of Democratic Senate hopefuls from the DuMont Television Center at Montclair State. Candidates Booker, Holt, Oliver and Pallone all attended. NJ Today host Mike Schneider and Record editorial page editor Alfred Doblin moderated.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Barbara Buono, New Jersey State Senator and Democratic candidate for Governor, reacts to Governor Christie's decision on how to handle a vacant Senate seat, plus how the new elections might influence the vote for governor. Also, Ross Baker, professor of political science at Rutgers University, explains the process to fill Senator Lautenberg's seat, and what it tells us about Governor Christie's political calculus.
Tuesday, June 04, 2013
→ Update: Christie has announced a special election for October, and will appoint an interim senator soon. More from the WNYC newsroom.
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Thursday, November 10, 2011
By Bob Hennelly
A day after New Jersey voters rejected all of the challengers Governor Chris Christie backed in pricey TV ad buys, the governor said the results were “no big shocker." Meanwhile, Democrats said the election was proof of "Christie fatigue" and a desire for "results over rancor." And although Democrats managed to hold key seats, the party has a tough road ahead.