Nj Election 2013

The Brian Lehrer Show

New Jersey, Virginia, and Bipartisan America

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

As Republican Chris Christie cruised to re-election in Blue New Jersey, Democrat Terry McCauliffe squeaked out a victory in less-and-less-Red Virginia. Glenn Thrush, White House reporter for Politico, and Nancy Solomon, managing editor of New Jersey Public Radio, discuss the two races and what it says about the GOP, the changing American electorate, and the 2016 presidential race. Plus: a check-in with WAMU's Northern Virginia reporter Michael Pope.

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Candidate for NJ Governor: Barbara Buono

Monday, October 21, 2013

Barbara Buono, New Jersey State Senator and Democratic candidate for Governor, talks about her race against Governor Christie in the Garden State, and her platforms in the state.

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30 Issues: Job Creation and Congress

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

It's Jobs Week on the Brian Lehrer Show's election series "30 issues in 30 Days." See the full 30 Issues schedule and archive here.

David Leonhardt, Washington D.C Bureau Chief for the New York Times and author of the e-book Here's the Deal (Byliner Inc. 2013), talks about how the two candidates in the NJ Senate race, Cory Booker and Steve Lonegan, would approach job creation - and what it says about both parties' approach to jobs on the federal level.

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Slideshow: #NJVoteSelfies

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

It's election day in New Jersey! Brian Lehrer Show opens the phones and asks you how you voted in the primary to replace Senator Frank Lautenberg, and why. Plus: A slideshow of your #NJVoteSelfie photos, sent in after you cast your ballot.

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NJ Senate Primary Countdown

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Two weeks to go before the NJ Senate special primary election.

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New Jersey News Round-Up

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Nancy Solomon, managing editor at New Jersey Public Radio, talks about recent New Jersey news, from campaign finance reform to the race for Governor, and bridge overhauls to new rules for fertilizers.

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New Jersey News

As Christie Starts Re-Election Bid, Democrats Weigh Run

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has already rolled out his bid for re-election, months before the filing deadline. It’s giving Democrats months to decide if they want to face off against the popular governor in 2013.