New Jersey

October 26, 2017

MURPHY GETS MAJOR NEWSPAPER ENDORSEMENT, BUT IT’S WEAK AT BEST

Democrat Phil Murphy has earned the endorsement in the New Jersey gubernatorial race from the Newark Star-Ledger, but just barely.  The newspaper endorsed Murphy today “by default”, and says he brings many of the same weaknesses that eventu...
October 25, 2017

NEW POLL: MURPHY WIDENS GAP OVER GUADAGNO IN GUBERNATORIAL RACE

If pre-election polls are to be believed, New Jersey’s gubernatorial election will be no contest.  A Quinnipiac University poll gives democrat Phil Murphy a 20-point lead over republican Kim Guadagno.  Murphy continues to dominate with female vot...
October 24, 2017

REPORT: NO PARKWAY TOLL HIKES, TRAFFIC VOLUME EXPECTED TO GO UP IN ’18

Tolls will not be going up on the Garden State Parkway or New Jersey Turnpike in 2018 largely because traffic volume on both highways is expected to be higher as well.  NJ.com reports that for the fifth consecutive year, toll rates will stay the same f...
October 23, 2017

STATE PUTS MORE MONEY INTO PROGRAM TO BUY FLOODED HOMES

Governor Christie is touring the Garden State this week as New Jersey remembers Hurricane Sandy which impacted our region five years ago.  Christie announced this week that New Jersey is pumping an additional $75 million into a program that will buy pr...