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  1. Christie to pull New Jersey from Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Hill

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced Thursday he will pull his state out of Common Core, a move that could bolster his standing with grassroots Republican primary voters opposed to the education standards. In an afternoon speech at Burlington County College in New Jersey, Christie said the program, which was implemented under his predecessor, former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine , has "brought only confusion and frustration."

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  2. Make My DayWHAT the Bleep is Wrong with Meep?Read the original story

    Wednesday | American Reporter

    ... Creigh Deeds, that lousy candidate will lose. In New Jersey, we saw that when an incumbent, like Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine, goes into his re-election campaign with an approval rating in the 30s, you generally lose. In Maine, we again saw that if ...

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  3. Why do we buckle up in cars, but not in cabs? | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | NJ.com

    ... own cars, but not in the ones we hire, even though the same laws of physics apply. It was true for former Gov. Jon Corzine, who wasn't wearing a seat belt in an SUV driven by a state trooper that crashed in 2007, and for CBS News Correspondent Bob ...

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  4. Chris Christie Uses Prisoners to Fix His Office FurnitureRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Common Dreams

    ... to refurbish furniture is only $50,000. He also stressed that the program began under former Democratic governor Jon Corzine. The prison labor program, known as DEPTCOR, is promoted as a training opportunity for the incarcerated. "Our purpose is to ...

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  5. Sen. Robert Menendez has raised $43 million. Here's where it came fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | NJ.com

    ... Politics by NJ Advance Media Washington correspondent Jonathan D. Salant Ralph Izzo of PSE&G talks with Gov. Jon Corzine, Tom Byrne, and Ray Pinney from the New Jersey School Board Association during a New Jersey Chamber of Commerce annual train ...

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  6. MF Global Customers Made Whole and Taking on the National Futures AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | TheStreet.com

    ... their money was safe. Goldman Sachs Alumni, former Senator and Governor of New Jersey and CEO of MF Global, Jon Corzine's massive ego and lack of internal controls at the firm led the company to a disaster of epic proportion, and even worse for its ...

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  7. PricewaterhouseCoopers Ducks MF Global SuitRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Courthouse News Service

    Citing a legal doctrine that forbids one corporate wrongdoer from suing another for the same misconduct, the 2nd Circuit affirmed the dismissal Friday of attempts to hold PricewaterhouseCoopers liable for the collapse of MF Global. After MF Global declared bankruptcy in 2011, investors besieged the company and its CEO, former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine, with allegations that they invested billions in several European countries' debt using risky financing structures.

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  8. Self-Serve Gas in NJ? Top Lawmaker Says No WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... impact on employment, since the self-serve option would be at pumps which had previously been coned off." Gov. Jon Corzine tried to end the self-service ban nearly a decade ago and got serious blowback from some residents in a state where bumper ...

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  9. Make My DayWHAT the Bleep is Wrong with Meep?Read the original story

    Sunday May 17 | American Reporter

    ... Creigh Deeds, that lousy candidate will lose. In New Jersey, we saw that when an incumbent, like Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine, goes into his re-election campaign with an approval rating in the 30s, you generally lose. In Maine, we again saw that if ...

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  10. Is Sayreville mayor's new job pension abuse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Courier News

    ... O'Brien is not the only elected official or political appointee to take advantage of this. In 2007, then-Gov. Jon Corzine signed into law reforms that limited pension-padding by politicians, but the law grandfathered officials already on the public ...

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  11. Illustration on the Clintons' suspected pay-for-play activities by Linas Garsys/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Washington Times

    ... Clinton friend Vinod Gupta and at one time he was receiving $100,000 per month from disgraced New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine's MF Global. Since she left office as secretary of state in January 2013, Mrs. Clinton has been free to give paid speeches for ...

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  12. Come Home, Chris ChristieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The New York Observer

    ... president. certainly was not the case in the recession-ravaged year of 2009 when Mr. Christie ran the lackluster Jon Corzine out of office. The new guy in town shook up the status quo in Trenton. With the help of Democratic allies, desperately ...

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  13. Capital Singers of Trenton holding spring concert on May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Jersey Journal

    ... the choir wants to do more work with local politicians, like they did in 2008 when they sang for then Governor Jon Corzine at the World War II memorial dedication. "We want them to know that we're there for them just as much as they're there for ...

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  14. Mike Kelly: Still unknown... Was Fort Lee mayor targeted?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | NorthJersey.com

    ... winning the governor's race, Christie lost Fort Lee by about 1,800 votes to the unpopular Democratic incumbent, Jon Corzine. But only about 8,000 Fort Lee voters - about 44 percent - bothered to go to the polls. The point here is that Fort Lee was ...

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  15. The Record: Tax breaks ignoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | NorthJersey.com

    ... it has an obligation to live up to it. The debt in question dates to 2008 and the administration of Gov. Jon Corzine. But it is Governor Christie's administration that has taken the idea of tax breaks to new heights, awarding about $2 billion in tax ...

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  16. New Jersey legislators focus on Exxon deal expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | NorthJersey.com

    ... to accept or reject it. The Christie administration has argued it was hamstrung by the fact that former Gov. Jon Corzine had lowered the ceiling on any damages by offering Exxon a $550 million settlement deal, which the company had rejected. The ...

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  17. Kenyatta puts Ori in hot waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Philly.com

    ... that involved a focus on a candidate's physical attributes: the 2009 New Jersey gubernatorial battle between Jon Corzine and Chris Christie . "A lot of those Corzine shots of Christie accentuate his weight," he said. "The message was he's personally ...

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  18. Minkowitz named assignment judge for Morris/Sussex vicinageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | New Jersey Herald

    ... a civil health care fraud coordinator. He remained in that position until his appointment to the bench by Gov. Jon Corzine. He took the oath of judicial office on Jan. 10, 2008. From 1999 until his appointment to the bench, Minkowitz served as a ...

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  19. Make My DayWHAT the Bleep is Wrong with Meep?Read the original story

    Thursday May 7 | American Reporter

    ... Creigh Deeds, that lousy candidate will lose. In New Jersey, we saw that when an incumbent, like Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine, goes into his re-election campaign with an approval rating in the 30s, you generally lose. In Maine, we again saw that if ...

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  20. Corinthian Colleges files for bankruptcy - Tue, 05 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Inc., which worked on the bankruptcy of MF Global Holdings, the brokerage firm run by former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine that collapsed in 2011 after losing $1.6 billion of its customers' money. Corinthian has been in free-fall since June, when the ...

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