NJ's Paper Criticizes Christie for Keeping 'Eyes on the Presidency'
In a column this weekend, the Star-Ledger editorial board accused him of "roll[ing] over Latinos" to win over GOP primary voters after refusing to sign the state's version of the Dream Act.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Walker v. Christie, in Books
I'm spending a bit of time poring through two books, each about two likely Republican presidential contenders in 2016: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's Unintimidated: A Governor's Story and a Nation's Challenge , and Chris Christie: The Inside Story of His Rise to Power , Bob Ingle and Michael Symons's joint work about the New Jersey governor.
Asbury Park Press
Gov. Christie's style rooted in political calculation
Outside of an appearance by Gov. Chris Christie on a radio station call-in show and some Assembly hearings, there was little on tap, but that lack of action illustrates an important point about the governor's effect.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Clarks Hometown News Patriot
Politician's Proposal Could Leave NJ Unrepresented
If another U.S. Senate vacancy occurs, New Jersey would have no voice in the upper house in Congress if Assemblyman Joe Cryan gets his way.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Huffington Post
How Chris Christie Got Where He Is
Breaking news: A New Quinnipiac pol l has Chris Christie leading Hillary Clinton for president in 2016.
Next US President? Fat chance. Chris Christie is a true heavyweight - but that's his problem
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The Jersey Journal
On going nuclear, Chris Christie should try Harry Reid's option
"I'd hold a press conference and say, 'Let's get this done. It's gone on too long.'
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Ohio governor on Chris Christie: 'People like him'
Gov. Chris Christie and now-Ohio Gov. John Kasich appear together in Cincinnati in 2010 when Kasich was running for governor.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
New Phillipsburg High School contractor gets state approval to start work
Construction will soon begin on the new Phillipsburg High School, depicted in an artist's rendering.
The Jersey Journal
Medical marijuana dispensary in Woodbridge opening Dec 4th, owner says
In this file photo from last year, Woodbridge mayor John McCormac, seen in front of vacated building that will house one of the state's new new medical marijuana centers.
Corzine appeals ruling that allows full MF Global repayment
Jon Corzine and other ex-managers of bankrupt MF Global Inc. are appealing a court ruling calling for 100 percent repayment of customers of the failed brokerage, they said in court papers.
Christie's 2016 Rolodex to Expand With Cash-Giveaway Job
Chris Christie 's connections to wealthy individual and corporate donors are about to expand exponentially as he assumes the chairmanship of the Republican Governors Association later this week.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Christie Power: Sooner, then Later?
Oklahoma may be the Sooner State, evoking the famous images of land-grabbing settlers in Conestoga wagons jumping the gun to stake their claim on free land.
NJ News Commons
More good news for Chris Christie: The governor finally had a state Supreme Court nominee approved , as Faustino Fernandez-Vina received a 38-0 vote from the state Senate.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
MF Global ordered to repay customers $1.2B
More than two years after the failure of MF Global, customers are finally on the verge of getting all of their money back.
WNYC-AM New York
Brokerage Headed by Former NJ Gov Ordered to Pay Customers $1.2 Billion
A federal judge in New York is ordering MF Global to pay over $1.2 billion in restitution to customers, according to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Editorial: South Jersey stays on state school-aid short list
Ryan Genz, an eighth-grade student at Clayton Middle School, left, works on a problem with his math teacher Bettie Yerkes, right, by using the iPad, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Chris Christie, Democratic lawmakers to tangle over tough state budgets
Gov. Chris Christie and the state's Democratic legislature will butt heads while hammering out some of the toughest budgets in decades.
Christie remains a good bet
Elections in New Jersey and Virginia are getting premature tongues wagging about their importance for 2014 and 2016.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Ful' of it? Mayor versus tyrant P.A. good for his city?
This has been a big week for Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop. Fulop wants to go after the "big bully," which he also labeled the modern-day version of King George III, an entity that the rest of us call the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.