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NJ.com
In debate, Orange mayor rejects attacks in May 10 raceever since. Warren defended the endorsement as beneficial to Orange, asserting
In debate, Orange mayor rejects attacks in May 10 race
NJ.com / Posted 12 hours ago
ever since. Warren defended the endorsement as beneficial to Orange, asserting that he was then able to negotiate with the Christie Administration for the $2.5 million grant to buy the Y and restore its swimming pool and other facilities. Many... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Nutley gets recycling grantwill receive more than $14.3 million in state recycling grants to help implemen
Nutley gets recycling grant
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
will receive more than $14.3 million in state recycling grants to help implement and enhance local recycling efforts, the Christie Administration announced. Nutley received $31,775. The funds, based on 2013 recycling performance, are being... Read more
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Daily Journal
Christie wants $10M for school water lead testswill be tied to requirements to publicize findings and notify parents if lead i
Christie wants $10M for school water lead tests
Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
will be tied to requirements to publicize findings and notify parents if lead is detected. TELL US: Do you think the Christie administration is doing enough to remove lead from New Jersey homes? Is this $10 million a step in the right... Read more
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The Brown and White
Proposal would bring prescription-free birth control to N.J.Valerie Vainieri Huttle (D-Bergen) who sponsored Turner's bill in the Assembly.
Proposal would bring prescription-free birth control to N.J.
The Brown and White / Posted 3 days ago
Valerie Vainieri Huttle (D-Bergen) who sponsored Turner's bill in the Assembly. Six women's clinics have closed since the Christie administration eliminated state funding for them in 2010, Huttle noted. Having this law would make getting birth... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. could get prescription-free birth controlValerie Vainieri Huttle (D-Bergen) who sponsored Turner's bill in the Assembly.
N.J. could get prescription-free birth control
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
Valerie Vainieri Huttle (D-Bergen) who sponsored Turner's bill in the Assembly. Six women's clinics have closed since the Christie administration eliminated state funding for them in 2010, Huttle noted. Having this law would make getting birth... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie faces Monday deadline to sign or veto pay equity billor chronically unemployable residents. Senate President Steve Sweeney sponsore
Christie faces Monday deadline to sign or veto pay equity bill
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
or chronically unemployable residents. Senate President Steve Sweeney sponsored the bill in January after criticizing the Christie administration for ending the program without an alternative in place, saying “there’s really no excuse for... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Port Authority leaders blame N.J. lawmakers for delay in reforms; call Uber-Newark deal illegalSen. Loretta Weinberg, D – Teaneck, has led the effort to push for more influen
Port Authority leaders blame N.J. lawmakers for delay in reforms; call Uber-Newark deal illegal
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Sen. Loretta Weinberg, D – Teaneck, has led the effort to push for more influence over the agency ever since members of the Christie administration used their power over the Port Authority to close access lanes to the George Washington Bridge,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Port Authority leaders blame lawmakers for delay in reforms; call Uber-Newark deal illegalincluding state Sen. Bob Gordon, D – Fair Lawn, have pushed for more power over
Port Authority leaders blame lawmakers for delay in reforms; call Uber-Newark deal illegal
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
including state Sen. Bob Gordon, D – Fair Lawn, have pushed for more power over the agency ever since members of the Christie administration used their power over the Port Authority to close access lanes to the George Washington Bridge,... Read more
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Philly.com
Christie looking into property tax revaluations in 5 townsTRENTON, N.J. (AP) - The Christie administration says five New Jersey towns hav
Christie looking into property tax revaluations in 5 towns
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - The Christie administration says five New Jersey towns have not revaluated property tax assessments in more than 25 years and is ordering an investigation. Republican Gov. Chris Christie's taxation division said Thursday that... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie looking into property tax revaluations in 5 townsTRENTON — The Christie administration says five New Jersey towns have not reval
Christie looking into property tax revaluations in 5 towns
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
TRENTON — The Christie administration says five New Jersey towns have not revaluated property tax assessments in more than 25 years and is ordering an investigation. Republican Gov. Chris Christie's taxation division said Thursday that East Newark,... Read more
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Island Packet
Christie looking into property tax revaluations in 5 townsThe Christie administration says five New Jersey towns have not revaluated prop
Christie looking into property tax revaluations in 5 towns
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
The Christie administration says five New Jersey towns have not revaluated property tax assessments in more than 25 years and is ordering an investigation. Republican Gov. Chris Christie's taxation division said Thursday that East Newark, Harrison,... Read more
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NJ.com
Will Horizon penalize N.J. doctors for not telling patients about new health plans?declined to discuss Horizon's policy, or any matter that involves OMNIA, becaus
Will Horizon penalize N.J. doctors for not telling patients about new health plans?
NJ.com / Posted 7 days ago
declined to discuss Horizon's policy, or any matter that involves OMNIA, because of ongoing litigation involving the Christie administration. A group of hospitals has appealed the department's decision that allowed Horizon to sell OMNIA... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Bill Would Block State Takeover Of School Distictsdistricts are because they've been abject failures for the people who live ther
Bill Would Block State Takeover Of School Disticts
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 9 days ago
districts are because they've been abject failures for the people who live there." The Education Law Center claims the Christie administration is using state takeover for purposes the law never intended to impose education reforms such as... Read more
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Daily Record
Christie’s legacy will long haunt stateIn an Earth Day editorial this newspaper suggested that our environment will su
Christie’s legacy will long haunt state
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
In an Earth Day editorial this newspaper suggested that our environment will survive the present Christie administration. But what sort of shape will it be in when the anti-environment gang in Trenton finally moves on? No one is going to dig up the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Democrats seek to block Christie's gun regulation changesays the proposed rule change “is not consistent with legislative intent. If t
Democrats seek to block Christie's gun regulation change
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
says the proposed rule change “is not consistent with legislative intent. If the resolution passes the Legislature, the Christie administration would have 30 days to withdraw or amend the changes. If that does not happen, the Legislature can... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Prosecutor Molinelli left with $14,000 payoutShulman and D’Arminio in Woodcliff Lake. Still, D’Alessandro said there was "a
Prosecutor Molinelli left with $14,000 payout
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
Shulman and D’Arminio in Woodcliff Lake. Still, D’Alessandro said there was "an abruptness" to the change because the Christie administration did not communicate a timeline for bringing on a new prosecutor. She said local officials learned of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Rules on septic systems being relaxedThe Christie administration on Thursday said it will allow more than 1,100 more
Rules on septic systems being relaxed
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
The Christie administration on Thursday said it will allow more than 1,100 more septic systems in the protected Highlands region, a move that drew quick and biting criticism from environmentalists who said it will open up vital protected forestland... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
NJ proposal could increase development in sensitive Highlands regionIn a move that some environmental groups say will continue to demolish protecti
NJ proposal could increase development in sensitive Highlands region
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
In a move that some environmental groups say will continue to demolish protections for the sensitive Highlands region, the Christie administration is proposing a rule change that it says would increase the number of new septic systems that can be... Read more
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Philly.com
Legislative leaders continue to disagree on A.C. rescuedeficit on a budget of about $250 million, carries $550 million in debt, and is
Legislative leaders continue to disagree on A.C. rescue
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
deficit on a budget of about $250 million, carries $550 million in debt, and is almost out of cash, according to the Christie administration. "I publicly offered a compromise. I have privately offered a second compromise," Sweeney said,... Read more
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NJ.com
Atlantic City sues N.J. for $33.5 million in aid Christie vetoedup in a legislative stalemate. The officials also want a special master to be
Atlantic City sues N.J. for $33.5 million in aid Christie vetoed
NJ.com / Posted 16 days ago
up in a legislative stalemate. The officials also want a special master to be appointed to oversee the state monitor the Christie administration placed in city hall to oversee the city's finances. "We have to fight back," Marty Small, the city... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie Supreme Court nominee's law firm donated big and reaped millions from N.J.received more than $13.1 million under the current governor. The major Republi
Christie Supreme Court nominee's law firm donated big and reaped millions from N.J.
NJ.com / Posted 18 days ago
received more than $13.1 million under the current governor. The major Republican-leaning firm was initially hired by the Christie administration to fight for legalized sports betting, but later rose to prominence when Christie tapped it to... Read more
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The Brown and White
Why an old political favor might cost judge a seat on N.J. Supreme Court?that," said Schluter, "I don't think it's Timpone's fault, this (ELEC) deadlock
Why an old political favor might cost judge a seat on N.J. Supreme Court?
The Brown and White / Posted 19 days ago
that," said Schluter, "I don't think it's Timpone's fault, this (ELEC) deadlock, but it certainly suits the purposes of the Christie administration quite well: It seems the real reason is that they don't want a quorum there to adjudicate on... Read more
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Daily Journal
Ending emissions testing is unfairDespite New Jersey having some of the worst air quality in the nation, most of
Ending emissions testing is unfair
Daily Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Despite New Jersey having some of the worst air quality in the nation, most of which comes from mobile sources, the Christie administration will no longer be testing tailpipes on older cars. This proposal by the Motor Vehicle Commission will mean... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie Supreme Court pick scrutinized over political favorthat," said Schluter, "I don't think it's Timpone's fault, this (ELEC) deadlock
Christie Supreme Court pick scrutinized over political favor
NJ.com / Posted 20 days ago
that," said Schluter, "I don't think it's Timpone's fault, this (ELEC) deadlock, but it certainly suits the purposes of the Christie administration quite well: It seems the real reason is that they don't want a quorum there to adjudicate on... Read more
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Daily Record
Car inspection exemption will increase pollutionDespite New Jersey having some of the worst air quality in the nation, most of
Car inspection exemption will increase pollution
Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Despite New Jersey having some of the worst air quality in the nation, most of which comes from mobile sources, the Christie Administration will no longer be testing tailpipes on older cars. This proposal by the NJ Motor Vehicle Commission will mean... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie says he's open to compromise on Atlantic City planofficials and Assembly lawmakers from both parties have criticized Sweeney’s bi
Christie says he's open to compromise on Atlantic City plan
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 days ago
officials and Assembly lawmakers from both parties have criticized Sweeney’s bill as an extreme measure that would let the Christie administration break local union contracts unilaterally. The battle continued Thursday at a hearing of the Assembly... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chris Christie vows to block effort aimed at letting N.J. doctors prescribe pot for menstrual crampsKen Wolski, executive director of the the Coalition for Medical Marijuana-New J
Chris Christie vows to block effort aimed at letting N.J. doctors prescribe pot for menstrual cramps
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
Ken Wolski, executive director of the the Coalition for Medical Marijuana-New Jersey, told Bloomberg. “We don’t anticipate any significant expansion during the Christie administration. As a matter of fact, we’ve pretty much abandoned our ef... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Companies that battled regulators receive millions in tax breaks from N.J.Street Alliance, one of several groups that have questioned the EDA’s awarding
Companies that battled regulators receive millions in tax breaks from N.J.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 22 days ago
Street Alliance, one of several groups that have questioned the EDA’s awarding of some $7 billion in tax breaks under the Christie administration. State officials say the tax credits are working. A statement released as part of Tuesday’s action... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Companies that battled regulators receive millions in tax breaks from NJStreet Alliance, one of several groups that have questioned the EDA’s awarding
Companies that battled regulators receive millions in tax breaks from NJ
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 22 days ago
Street Alliance, one of several groups that have questioned the EDA’s awarding of some $7 billion in tax breaks under the Christie administration. State officials say the tax credits are working. A statement released as part of Tuesday’s action... Read more
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Philly.com
N.J. education chief warns A.C.schools may closestudents could find their school doors locked if City Hall does not remit tax r
N.J. education chief warns A.C.schools may close
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
students could find their school doors locked if City Hall does not remit tax revenues it owes the school district, a top Christie administration official warned Tuesday. "I need to ensure the Atlantic City School District receives the local... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Companies that battled regulators among N.J. tax break recipientsStreet Alliance, one of several groups that have questioned the EDA’s awarding
Companies that battled regulators among N.J. tax break recipients
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 days ago
Street Alliance, one of several groups that have questioned the EDA’s awarding of some $7 billion in tax breaks under the Christie administration. State officials say the tax credits are working. A statement released as part of Tuesday’s action... Read more
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Daily Journal
Christie announces $10 million for lead containmentdoes never become an epidemic in New Jersey,” Christie said. The move follows
Christie announces $10 million for lead containment
Daily Journal / Posted 23 days ago
does never become an epidemic in New Jersey,” Christie said. The move follows more than a year of criticism of the Christie administration and state lawmakers for shorting a state fund aimed at reducing the threat from excessive lead... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Hespe Says He Might Have To Close Atlantic City SchoolsA Christie administration official says Atlantic City schools might close if th
Hespe Says He Might Have To Close Atlantic City Schools
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 23 days ago
A Christie administration official says Atlantic City schools might close if the city doesn't hand over some tax revenue to the district. New Jersey Education Commissioner David Hespe says he needs to make sure the school district receives the local... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Agency chief grilled over state monitor for A.C.will allow us to dig in." He argued that a takeover proposed in a bill sponsor
Agency chief grilled over state monitor for A.C.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 days ago
will allow us to dig in." He argued that a takeover proposed in a bill sponsored by Sweeney, D-Gloucester, would give the Christie administration powers that the monitor has lacked. But that met with skepticism from Assemblyman John DiMaio, a... Read more
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Philly.com
GOP legislator questions state role in A.C.TRENTON - New Jersey lawmakers raised doubts Monday about the Christie administ
GOP legislator questions state role in A.C.
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
TRENTON - New Jersey lawmakers raised doubts Monday about the Christie administration's efforts to rein in fiscal excess in Atlantic City since it installed a monitor in 2010 to oversee the city's finances, suggesting there was little evidence to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Casino lobbyists betting on future in New Jerseyfor both parties, advisers and Cabinet members to several ex-governors, union l
Casino lobbyists betting on future in New Jersey
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 25 days ago
for both parties, advisers and Cabinet members to several ex-governors, union leaders, a former congressman, even former Christie administration aide Christina Renna, who worked under the governor’s indicted former deputy chief of staff, Bridget... Read more
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Philly.com
Judge on A.C. money crisis: Magic wand is neededATLANTIC CITY - Superior Court Judge Julio Mendez refused a Christie administra
Judge on A.C. money crisis: Magic wand is needed
Philly.com / Posted 25 days ago
ATLANTIC CITY - Superior Court Judge Julio Mendez refused a Christie administration request to block Atlantic City from paying its workers Friday and freeze the city's assets until it makes its next scheduled payment to the school district. Mendez... Read more
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Daily Record
Libertarian leader says time is now for third-party runanywhere in the world other than the United States, given a zero corporate tax
Libertarian leader says time is now for third-party run
Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
anywhere in the world other than the United States, given a zero corporate tax rate?" He would not, as the Gov. Chris Christie administration has, hand out millions of dollars in tax incentives to keep corporations like UPS and Honeywell in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Labor groups divided on Atlantic City proposalsproperty value has plummeted by nearly two-thirds. One takeover proposal, whic
Labor groups divided on Atlantic City proposals
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
property value has plummeted by nearly two-thirds. One takeover proposal, which has already passed the Senate, gives the Christie administration unilateral power to sell city assets, enter shared services agreements and renegotiate public... Read more
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Philly.com
Judge on A.C. money crisis: Magic wand is neededATLANTIC CITY - Superior Court Judge Julio Mendez refused a Christie administra
Judge on A.C. money crisis: Magic wand is needed
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
ATLANTIC CITY - Superior Court Judge Julio Mendez refused a Christie administration request to block Atlantic City from paying its workers Friday and freeze the city's assets until it makes its next scheduled payment to the school district. Mendez... Read more
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NJ.com
Judge denies Christie's move to freeze Atlantic City funds in school fighttax collections meant for local schools over the next three months, beginning w
Judge denies Christie's move to freeze Atlantic City funds in school fight
NJ.com / Posted 27 days ago
tax collections meant for local schools over the next three months, beginning with an $8.4 payment on April 15. The Christie administration asked Mendez to stop the city from making payroll Friday and instead make the first payment of $8.4... Read more
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Philly.com
Atlantic City pays its workers, bars offer free burgerskeep City Hall open past the threatened shut down date Friday. Despite a loomi
Atlantic City pays its workers, bars offer free burgers
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
keep City Hall open past the threatened shut down date Friday. Despite a looming court challenge this afternoon by the Christie administration that sought to preserve funds for the school district before city workers were paid, paychecks were... Read more
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NJ.com
Lawmakers push Christie to approve $10M more for lead paint removalfund supported by a 50-cent tax on paint. State Treasurer Ford Scudder told th
Lawmakers push Christie to approve $10M more for lead paint removal
NJ.com / Posted 28 days ago
fund supported by a 50-cent tax on paint. State Treasurer Ford Scudder told the Assembly Budget Committee Wednesday the Christie administration took the $10 million for lead work by tapping the state tax real estate sales. "Lead is something... Read more
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NJ Biz
Christie announces Egea departure, names new chief of staffabout the incident but later deleted. She was never charged in the probe with a
Christie announces Egea departure, names new chief of staff
NJ Biz / Posted 29 days ago
about the incident but later deleted. She was never charged in the probe with any wrongdoing. Prior to her work in the Christie administration, Egea held an executive position with AT&T in Bedminster. “I truly appreciate each of the... Read more
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Daily Record
Christie announces $10 million for lead effortsdoes never become an epidemic in New Jersey," Christie said. The move follows
Christie announces $10 million for lead efforts
Daily Record / Posted 29 days ago
does never become an epidemic in New Jersey," Christie said. The move follows more than a year of criticism of the Christie administration and state lawmakers for shorting a state fund aimed at reducing the threat from excessive lead... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. lawmakers start reviewing Christie's $34.8B budget; no plans to push millionaires’ taxour previous employment number and have actually surpassed” the national averag
N.J. lawmakers start reviewing Christie's $34.8B budget; no plans to push millionaires’ tax
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
our previous employment number and have actually surpassed” the national average, he said. Unlike in previous years, the Christie administration and the OLS largely agree in their revenue forecasts. The OLS says that for the coming fiscal year,... Read more
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Philly.com
Questions, but less combat, over N.J.'s next budgetTRENTON - For the second consecutive fiscal year, the Christie administration a
Questions, but less combat, over N.J.'s next budget
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
TRENTON - For the second consecutive fiscal year, the Christie administration and the Legislature's chief budget officer offered similar revenue projections, portending a smooth budget process even as the governor and Democrats fight over initiatives... Read more
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Daily Journal
Paying for road work? That's TBD, Christie official saysthe state will pay for a nearly $2 billion fund for road and bridge work, but t
Paying for road work? That's TBD, Christie official says
Daily Journal / Posted 30 days ago
the state will pay for a nearly $2 billion fund for road and bridge work, but the state's top financial officer said the Christie administration is plugging the hole in the 2017 budget by assuming the governor and Democrat-led Legislature will... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New Jersey lawmakers to review Christie's $34.8B 2017 budgetbudget is going under the legislative microscope. Beginning on Tuesday, lawmak
New Jersey lawmakers to review Christie's $34.8B 2017 budget
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
budget is going under the legislative microscope. Beginning on Tuesday, lawmakers are scheduled to hear from the Christie administration on his proposed $34.8 billion 2017 budget. The biggest disagreement has been over how to pay for a... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
No Progress On Atlantic City Takeover Billon putting something that we could all live with." Prieto wants assurance that
No Progress On Atlantic City Takeover Bill
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted a month ago
on putting something that we could all live with." Prieto wants assurance that the state would honor union contracts. The Christie administration is suing Atlantic City in an effort to force it to pay its school district. It’s tax money Christoe... Read more
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