Brigid Harrison

Brigid Harrison appears in the following:

New Jersey Election Results

Thursday, November 04, 2021

Professor of political science and law at Montclair State University Brigid Callahan Harrison talks about the latest numbers in New Jersey's tight gubernatorial race.

Looking Ahead to the NJ and CA Primaries

Monday, June 06, 2016

With Clinton closing in on clinching the nomination, we look ahead at what to expect from tomorrow's primaries in New Jersey and California.

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Presidential Primary Season Comes to NJ

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

The June 7th NJ primary may not mean much in the long run. But that hasn't stopped the remaining White House hopefuls from scheduling a full slate of events in the Garden State.


What Awaits Chris Christie in New Jersey

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Chris Christie has officially ended his presidential run. New Jersey listeners round up news and issues from Christie's home state that he may have missed while campaigning.

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Christie Associate Expected to Plead Guilty for Role In Bridgegate

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Bloomberg reported former Christie ally and alleged Bridgegate conspirator David Wildstein will be the first shoe to drop in the investigation. 

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Bucking National Trend, GOP Districts in NJ Might Go Blue

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Forecasters are predicting gains for Republicans in both the House and the Senate. But in New Jersey, Democratic candidates are making a strong challenge for two open GOP seats.

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Are Political Favors Getting a Bad Name?

Friday, January 24, 2014

In New Jersey, Chris Christie and his staff face allegations that they punished their political opponents by causing traffic jams. In New York City, new City Council Speaker Melissa M...

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NJ Senator Frank Lautenberg Dies at 89

Monday, June 03, 2013

NJ Senator Frank Lautenberg died this morning at the age of 89. The Senate's longest-serving member -- and last remaining WWII veteran -- reportedly died of complications from pneumonia. Chris Christie will appoint a replacement for the Democratic representative. Brigid Harrison of Montclair State and Congressman Bill Pascrell discuss Lautenberg's life and political legacy. Post your eulogies to Frank Lautenberg below, and discuss who you think Chris Christie should appoint to replace him.

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Sick Days in New Jersey

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Brigid Callahan Harrison, professor of political science and law at Montclair State University, explains the negotiation over payouts for unused sick time for public employees in New Jersey and what the purpose of sick leave is. 

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Primary Run Down

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Melinda Henneberger, Editor in Chief of Politics Daily, discusses the nationwide fallout from yesterday's primary elections. Joining her will be Brigid Harrison, professor of political science and law at Montclair State University, who will look specifically at yesterday's Primary elections in New Jersey.

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NJ Election Preview

Monday, November 02, 2009

Campaign season comes to a close as New Jersey's next governor gets elected (or re-elected) tomorrow. Brigid Harrison, professor of political science and law at Montclair State University, and Mike Kelly, columnist at The Record, give us a preview of what to expect.

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Star-Ledger for Daggett

Monday, October 12, 2009

Brigid Harrison, professor of political science and Law at Montclair State University, talks about the Star-Ledger editorial board's endorsement of independent candidate Chris Daggett in the New Jersey gubernatorial race.

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30 Issues Day 11: New Jersey Development and Corruption

Monday, October 05, 2009

Brigid Harrison, professor of political science and law at Montclair State University, discusses the intersection of development and corruption in the context of the New Jersey governor’s race. Then, a close-up on development in Jersey City. Ward E city councilman Steven Fulop discusses ethics reform and how corruption ...

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