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New Jersey residents are split on Gov. Chris Christie's decision to veto legislation that would have reduced the number of bullets gun magazines can hold.
EDITORIAL: Gov right to veto 'feel good' bill Long-term unemployed would not have been helped by bill Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1oOZVO5 Good intentions do not necessarily make good laws.
New Jersey Department of Transportation officials announced the start of a project to replace and widen the Route 18 bridges over Route 1 in New Brunswick, Middlesex County.
In somewhat of a surprise move, in the same week that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law the Opportunity to Compete Act, which prohibits employers from inquiring about job candidates' criminal histories early in the hiring process , the Governor vetoed a bill prohibiting discrimination against the unemployed .
Groups critical of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection gathered at the Fenimore Landfill today to urge the state to reconsider its decision to cap the landfill.
New Jersey's Chris Christie did more than just party at a swanky affair in the Hamptons this past weekend; the Republican governor also climbed up on stage at the star-studded affair and began shaking it with Oscar-winning performer Jamie Foxx, according to a video posted by the New York Post's Page Six gossip column.
A fire underneath New Jersey's historic Pulaski Skyway has sent smoke billowing over the aging structure that is in the midst of a two-year construction project.
Governor Christie at the swearing-in of his state Supreme Court nominee Justice Faustino J. Fernandez-Vina, left, who was born in Cuba.
For a governor running for president, when the economic fortunes of the city most Americans associate with your state are so bad that even Donald Trump is suing to get his name off of two large casinos there, you know you have a problem.
Christie has no regrets about killing ARC tunnel Gov. Chris Christie says he has no regrets about canceling a rail tunnel project.
Work on a project to rebuild New Jersey's crumbling Pulaski Skyway ground to a halt on Friday afternoon when a fire erupted along the supporting base of the elevated roadway that connects Jersey City and Newark, a state transportation official said.
Nearly 100 citizen activists gathered on the Princeton University campus earlier this week for a training session to help mobilize 10,000 New Jerseyans to join the People's Climate March in New York City on September 21. The training was put together by 350.org volunteer Rosemary Dreger Carey and New Jersey Chapter staffer Nicole Dallara.
The Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership's Unmanned Aircraft Systems test site program is fully operational and ready to conduct research vital to integrate unmanned aircraft into the nation's airspace, Federal Aviation Administration officials announced Wednesday.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 03:03 pm
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