New Jersey

August 30, 2017

CHRISTIE: “MISTAKE” TO HIRE BARONI, KELLY

Governor Christie said today it was a mistake to hire Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly, the two former staffers who face prison time for shutting down traffic near the George Washington Bridge.  Christie told a morning television news show that they acted on their own agenda, and not his, when they shut down traffic for [...]
August 30, 2017

STATE: BE CAREFUL OF HURRICANE HARVEY DONATION REQUESTS

The New Jersey Attorney General has put out an advisory to State residents…be careful when it comes to Hurricane Harvey relief donations, there are scams everywhere.  The State says some phony charities are always established in the time of crisis, and donors should double check their efforts to make sure their gifts are going for [...]
August 29, 2017

POLITICS: GUDAGNO BLASTS MURPHY OVER TAX PLAN

Republican Kim Guadagno is blasting democrat Phil Murphy over Murphy’s tax plan which Guadagno says will cost residents $1.3 billion.  Guadagno held a press event with republican lawmakers on Tuesday and blasted Murphy over the tax plan just more than two months before the gubernatorial election. ##
August 29, 2017

CHRISTIE SENDS SPECIAL RESPONSE TEAM TO HURRICANE HARVEY DEVESTATION

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has sent a special task force to Texas to help with the recovery following Hurricane Harvey.  Christie announced today that New Jersey Task Force 1 has been sent to Texas with search and rescue, logistics, and other issues. ##