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22 hrs ago | Politico

Dead man walking or comeback kid?

More than a few Republicans see Chris Christie as something akin to Bruce Willis' character in "The Sixth Sense" - the last man to realize he's no longer alive.

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Related Topix: US News, Chris Christie, US Governors, Celebrities, Blues, Bruce Willis, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, Senator Rand Paul

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Officials fear proposed New York casino could taint New Jersey water

A developer's rendering of the proposed Sterling Forest Resort, which won the approval of Tuxedo, N.Y., officials in May. More than a decade after New Jersey and New York spent $100 million to preserve Sterling Forest, a proposal to build a resort and casino in the vast wooded area alarms environmentalists and some officials who fear the project ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New Jersey Government, New Jersey, Sterling Forest, NY, Newt Gingrich, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Harriman, NY

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Woodbury native Karin Elkis leaves Senate job to work for Sweeney

Woodbury native Karin Elkis poses for a portrait in the Third District Legislative Office in West Deptford, Friday, July 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: Woodbury, NJ, Deptford, NJ, US News, Robert Menendez, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate

Tue Jul 22, 2014

NJ.com

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jeff Bell releases tax returns, urges Booker to release his

TRENTON - Republican U.S. Senate nominee Jeff Bell released his tax returns today and challenged Democratic U.S. Sen. Cory Booker to show what he earned last year.

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Related Topix: Cory Booker, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New Jersey

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Hill

Business Bottom Line

GUNS. SIG Sauer, one of the largest firearms manufacturers in the world, has signed up with its second outside lobby firm, Commonwealth Consulting Corp. Disclosure forms say lobbyists will be working on issues related to "International Trafficking of Arms Regulations."

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Control Group, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Charles Schumer

Sun Jul 20, 2014

NJ.com

Booker leads GOP challenger by $3.5 million, report says

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker has a $3.5 million fundraising advantage over his Republican challenger heading into the November election for a full six-year Senate term, according to a published report.

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Related Topix: Cory Booker, Financial Services, Federal Election Commission, Asbury Park, NJ, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

NJ.com

Milton Hinton: Gov. Chris Christie keeps breaking promises to middle class : Opinion

Do you remember the 2009 gubernatorial election? At the time, the entire state was upset and turning against Gov. Jon Corzine who was running for a second term.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, US Politics, Jon Corzine, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Tax, Opinion

Wed Jul 16, 2014

NOLA.com

American Chemistry Council 1st $100,000+ donor to David Vitter Super PAC

Republican Sen. David Vitter 's Super PAC now can claim its first donor of over $100,000, and now has $1.79 million to boost his 2015 gubernatorial campaign, according to its latest financial filing with the Federal Election Commission.

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Related Topix: David Vitter, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Chemistry, Science, Federal Election Commission, Financial Services, New Orleans, LA, Democrat

Sun Jul 13, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Jackson: Booker, Paul find themselves political friends with benefits

Rarely have junior senators received as much attention for obscure legislation as Sens. Cory Booker and Rand Paul did last week when they introduced a bill to make it easier to seal non-violent criminal records, especially of juvenile drug arrests.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Cory Booker, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Democrat

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Men's Journal

How Safe Is Your Drinking Water?

Scott Jurek, an ultramarathon champion who earns his living by doing 100-mile slogs through uninhabitable terrain, is among the most vigilantly hydrated men on the planet, but he doesn't drink bottled water.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Food Science, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Politico

Veterans vanishing from Congress

Only 20 percent of today's lawmakers have served in the military, the lowest rate since World War II and a dramatic fall from over 70 percent in the 1970s.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, John Dingell, Republican, Ralph Hall, Lindsey Graham, Life, Veteran Affairs

NJ.com

Booker teams up with Rand Paul on bill to change criminal justice system

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, shown in this file photo, has teamed up with Sen. Ron Paul on a bill to overhaul the criminal justice system TRENTON - Cory Booker and Rand Paul serve very different constituencies, and their political leanings are equally diverse.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Prison, Cory Booker, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Drugs

Mon Jul 07, 2014

NJ.com

Frank Lautenberg's widow, once critical of Cory Booker, will now raise money for him

Bonnie Lautenberg, wife of the late Senator Frank Lautenberg, stands on the platform in the Secaucus train station that bears his name as the senator's body is loaded into a train for transport to Arlington National Cemetery.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Cory Booker, Secaucus, NJ, US House of Representatives, Frank Pallone

The Times of Trenton

Amick: Christie's 2016 presidential aspirations taking precedence over gubernatorial duties

Gov. Chris Christie, alas for us, hasn't yet abandoned his quest to win his party's presidential nomination in 2016.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, US Politics, Jon Corzine, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Ray LaHood, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Thu Jul 03, 2014

More Monmouth Musings

Booker can be beaten

Senator Cory Booker's support for reelection took a sharp drop since March, according to a Monmouth University/Asbury Park Press poll released this morning.

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Related Topix: Cory Booker, Monmouth University, Asbury Park, NJ, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

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