Friday Mar 7
Lance: 'Ultimately we are here to govern'
While the media may focus on political bickering, Republicans and Democrats in Congress often put away their partisan differences to work together on solving problems, U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance, R-N.J. 7th District, told the Somerset County Business Partnership on Friday morning.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Menendez: Putin 'only understands strength'
Pushing for sanctions, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez said Tuesday that Russian President Vladimir Putin "only understands strength."
Fri Feb 28, 2014
A 1% surcharge is a cheap price to get insurance coverage for workers
According to an MSNBC story that aired on Feb. 28, 2014, Dockside Restaurants have added a 1% fee on orders due to what the management calculates as the cost of the Affordable Care Act .
The Washington Post
Democrat on committee investigating Christie calls for him to resign
A Democratic state assemblywoman who sits on the committee investigating New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's bridge scandal on Thursday called for Christie to resign.
President of MSNBC talks on network
Phil Griffin, president of cable news network MSNBC, explained the tale of trials and tribulations that led to his success to students Feb. 25 in the Mitchell Auditorium .
Thu Feb 27, 2014
NJ Legislator Calls on Christie to Resign Citing Culture of Bullying
For the first time an elected official has called on Boss Christie to resign, angrily denouncing Christie's pattern of "unethical behavior, unworthy of New Jersey's residents".
Tue Feb 25, 2014
WashPost Writer Gushes Over 'Boy Genius' Ronan Farrow's Charmed Life
Yesterday I noted how Washington Post TV columnist Rachel Lubitz made the debut of Ronan Farrow's eponymous afternoon program on MSNBC a "TV Highlight" for the day .
Ratings Bloodbath for CNN as Fox News Extends Its Impressive Winning Streak
The cable news numbers for February paint an even bleaker picture for CNN than what the onetime industry front-runner already was looking at.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
MSNBC Going 'Deep Web' With Vocativ Partnership
MSNBC is adding to the growing trend of TV news networks getting social, as the network announced a partnership with digital news startup Vocativ around the premiere of its millennial targeted show " Ronan Farrow Daily" today at 1pmET.
Iowa governor declines to rank potential 2016 presidential candidates
Republican Gov. Terry Branstad declined to name potential 2016 presidential candidates who might succeed in his state, but did say he prefers governors.
Rachel Maddow Cuts Down Bill Maher and Charles Cooke Like Weeds
Rachel Maddow needs to get out more, as evidenced by her performance on HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher this weekend.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
"The [GWB] exercise was to last for a month"
There were more GWB lane closure Documents released this week, and Steve Kornacki and the MSNBC staff has been sifting through them, for what nuggets they may contain.
The Huffington Post
Bill Maher: MSNBC Is Too Obsessed With Chris Christie
When Rachel Maddow appeared as a guest on "Real Time" Friday night, Maher asked if her network wasn't going over the top in covering the scandal enveloping the New Jersey governor's office.
Sunshine State News
Jimmy Fallon, Democrat Political Asset
The Obamas have had few more obsequious media allies than NBC's Jimmy Fallon. Now that he's taking over the hallowed ground of "The Tonight Show," Fallon's proven ability to spread his reach into viral videos on YouTube promises to become even more politically potent.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Gov. Chris Christie Posted His 'Four Rules' Days Ahead of Today's Town Hall
Embattled Governor Chris Christie held a town hall meeting in Port Monmouth on Thursday, and warmed the crowd up with a rundown of his "four rules" for participation in such events.
State-Run Media: FCC to Police Newsrooms
News organizations often disagree about what Americans need to know. MSNBC, for example, apparently believes that traffic in Fort Lee, N.J., is the crisis of our time.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
What channel is the USA vs Czech Republic hockey game on?
It's win-or-go-home time for the United States men's hockey team. After sweeping through the preliminary round, including the thrilling win over Russia Saturday, the U.S. hits quarterfinal play today against the Czech Republic.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Wildstein's Job, That wasn't, That was, That's Gone
Must be nice ... to land a $150K job from a "guy that hardly knows you" -- working for an intrastate Agency that has little clue exactly what it is you do.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
We Better Get Net Neutrality Signed into Law Before Media Mergers Kill the Internet as We Know It
In a world without net-neutrality, internet service providers will be able to "package" websites, a lot like cable providers do with TV channels.
The Huffington Post
Thomas Michaels, Longtime Christie Friend, Involved In Traffic Scandal: MSNBC
A longtime friend of Chris Christie's was involved in the infamous George Washington Bridge lane closures, MSNBC's Steve Kornacki revealed on Sunday.