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

    8 hrs ago | 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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  2. Medical marijuana coming to Hudson County Alternative Treatment Center projected to open this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hudson Reporter

    ... product. How to participate The New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act was signed into law by Gov. Jon Corzine in January 2010, making medical marijuana legal in the state. Since then, ATCs have opened in Montclair, Woodbridge, and Egg ...

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  3. Christie administration dragging its feet on convict employment 'second chance' law, advocates sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Jersey Journal

    ... laws under the authority of other state departments. The state's medical marijuana law was signed by former Gov. Jon Corzine as he was leaving office in 2010, but the rules were not adopted by the Department of Health under the Christie ...

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

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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  5. Lowry: Let the real Chris Christie please stand upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NorthJersey.com

    Let's talk about the quality that drew so many voters to the colorful Republican Chris Christie when he first ran for governor against the, by comparison, more cardboard figure cut by Democrat Jon Corzine. The incumbent in that 2009 race, Corzine, was maybe not so much inauthentic as he was inscrutable, almost professorial in his bearing.

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  6. Doblin: Christie declares war and then skips townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NorthJersey.com

    ... campaign to convince all stakeholders in the system that his proposal for reforms should be embraced. Even Gov. Jon Corzine attempted to do just that with his dog of a public-policy idea, asset monetization. But that is not the campaign Christie is ...

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  7. Confident Chris Christie undeterred by dismal pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | New York Post

    ... let controversial "common core" education standards go forward, Christie put the blame on former Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine . "We signed on to try to keep funds during a difficult fiscal time," he explained - but admitted to having regrets. "The ...

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  8. Chris Christie Lashes Out at 2016 RivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Wall Street Journal

    ... he said, should tell state officials what the standards ought to be. He blamed his Democratic predecessor, Jon Corzine , for having "teed up" the state to adopt Common Core before leaving office in 2010. Asked by Ms. Ingraham if he regretted seeking ...

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  9. Christie explains his Common Core flip-flopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Washington Examiner

    Christie signed an application for Race to the Top funds in 2010, in which New Jersey agreed to adopt Common Core standards. Earlier in February, Christie told an audience in Iowa that he opposed Common Core for the way the Obama administration pressured states into adopting the standards.

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  10. Christie blames media for pension flap between gov and NJEA on budget dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... commission's recommendations. He boasted his budgets rely less on nonrecurring levels compared to former Gov. Jon Corzine,'s budgets, and that fewer state workers on the payrolls since he first took office. The governor also repeated promises to nix ...

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  11. How to fix N.J.'s pension problem | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | NJ.com

    ... be the best friend they ever had in the governor's office, and then barely contributed to the pension system. Jon Corzine courted the unions, but the pension liabilities only increased on his watch. What would make you think it will be different ...

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  12. Amick: Strengthen and clarify ethics rules for everybody in New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    ... political ethics. No good-government law has been enacted since 2009, when the Legislature approved and Gov. Jon Corzine signed a bill advertised as curbing the power of local political party bosses to rig the selection of candidates. Even that law, ...

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  13. Chris Christie looks to bounce back amid Republican doubtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Washington Examiner

    ... always run his campaigns as an insurgent." The source pointed to Christie's 2009 victory over Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine, during which Corzine spent more than $23 million, including some of his own fortune, compared to Christie's campaign tab of ...

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

    Friday Feb 20 | 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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  15. 5 things you need to know about Gloucester County's newest freeholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | NJ.com

    ... Jefferson has served as a member of the state parole board's juvenile panel, after he was appointed by Governor Jon Corzine in late 2009. He said his work there is far from the picture of parole boards painted by prison movies, and is instead a ...

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  16. NY Jets Owner Woody Johnson Backing Jeb Bush for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | News Max

    ... the less-than-generous tax incentives given the Jets under him in comparison to his predecessor, Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine. This past football season, Christie was an unapologetic fan of the Dallas Cowboys, spending time in the owner's box during ...

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  17. PARCC flight - Education chief bails out of hearing unannounced, Facebookers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... just left! Guess he had enough browbeating for one day!! I'm reminded of the town hall meetings former Governor Jon Corzine held in trying to sell his toll hike plan to the public which was to turn borrow money against the Turnpike and Parkway in ...

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  18. Barnabas Health Names Senior VP of Strategy and PlanningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Patch.com

    ... as a member of Governor Chris Christie and previously served as a cabinet member of former New Jersey governor Jon Corzine. Velez has received numerous awards throughout her career, including being named No. 1 on the 2014 NJ BIZ Power 50 Healthcare ...

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  19. New Jersey's human services commissioner stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Brookale Public Radio

    ... new commissioner "at a later date," but did not elaborate. Velez was first appointed to the post in 2007 by Gov. Jon Corzine, then was reappointed in 2010 by Christie. Christie praised Velez for advancing reforms aimed at helping those suffering ...

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  20. New Jersey Human Services Commissioner leaving positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... Orange-based Barnabas Health. Velez was originally appointed to lead the state agency in 2007 by former Gov. Jon Corzine, and Christie kept her in place when he took office in early 2010. "Jen Velez has been one of the smartest and most dedicated ...

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