| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:35 PM
First in a series of State of the State speeches by the nation's governors....
| Oct 28, 2010
| 9:32 PM
The traditionally blue state is drowning in red ink â budget deficits in excess of $10 billion, massive shortfalls in the pension funds â and the Republican candidate for governor says he knows how to stanch the flow. He promises......
| Aug 13, 2010
| 9:35 PM
SATURDAY The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer Iran, Afghanistan: National Security Adviser Gen. James Jones (ret.); immigration: Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano. 3 p.m. CNN McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET SUNDAY Today Giraffe born with...
| May 22, 2010
| 12:41 PM
Roughly 25,000 protesters descended on the Statehouse in New Jersey at noon on Saturday to protest Governor Chris Christie's proposed budget cuts.
Many showed up as early as 10 a.m. to demonstrate against measures that will include wage freezes for state...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 5:50 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday killed a decades-in-the-making train tunnel connecting New Jersey and Manhattan, saying the state can't afford to pay for cost overruns on the underway project.
Construction on the project began last year and...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 6:55 AM
The fate of a northern New Jersey mayor arrested in last summer's corruption may have been saved by voters.
The voters of Ridgefield, New Jersey have spoken, and according to unofficial results Anthony Suarez will retain his seat in the Mayor's office....
| Jan 11, 2011
| 11:58 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has laid out an agenda of education and pension reform in his first State of the State speech.
The Republican governor said Tuesday that big changes are needed in the year ahead for New Jersey to remain affordable....
| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:10 AM
A billion dollar dispute between Republican governor Chris Christie and the Democratic-controlled legislature will shut down the Garden State before the end of the week, unless the two sides can come to a compromise.
Wednesday, both houses of the New...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:02 AM
People making over a million dollars a year will pay a greater share of their income to benefit government programs in New Jersey. That's the controversial provision in a new budget passed in a key legislative committee.
The budget committee of New...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Some New Jersey motorists got the shock of their lives this morning at toll booths.
The second phase of a 2008-approved toll increase kicked in Sunday at 6 a.m.
On the New Jersey Turnpike, tolls went from $2.20 to $3.30, a 53 percent hike; and on the...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 9:56 AM
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he will allow the states medical marijuana law to move forward after it was legalized by former Gov. Jon Corzine last year.
According to Christie, he will move forward with the law despite initial concerns that...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Did they know or did they not know? Days after the largest-ever proposed toll and fare hike on Hudson River crossings, people want to know what Governors Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie knew about this latest possible hit to your wallet.
The two issued a...