Tuesday Jul 22
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.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
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."
Sun Jul 20, 2014
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.
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.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
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.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
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.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Former U.S. Senator, N.J. Attorney General Chiesa speaks in Princeton on human trafficking
PRINCETON - In 2007, an African woman who was "very dynamic" and "very bright" convinced the parents of many teenage girls, ranging from 13 to 19 years old, that she'd help their children escape the poverty-stricken country of Togo and bring them to the United States for a chance at quality education, former U.S. Senator and former N.J. Attorney ... (more)