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The Register NorthJersey.com
Port Authority chief's fall from grace a cautionary tale about privacyemail sent by Governor Christie’s deputy chief of staff, “Time for some traffic
Port Authority chief's fall from grace a cautionary tale about privacy
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 hours ago
email sent by Governor Christie’s deputy chief of staff, “Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee,” that plunged the Christie administration into crisis and aided in the charging of three officials over the 2013 closure of access lanes to the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
PA chief's fall from grace a cautionary tale about privacyemail sent by Governor Christie’s deputy chief of staff, “Time for some traffic
PA chief's fall from grace a cautionary tale about privacy
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
email sent by Governor Christie’s deputy chief of staff, “Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee,” that plunged the Christie administration into crisis and aided in the charging of three officials over the 2013 closure of access lanes to the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Goya brings rice and bean counting to a higher levelWhat it doesn't have is competitive taxes and tolls." Keeping Goya's headquart
Goya brings rice and bean counting to a higher level
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
What it doesn't have is competitive taxes and tolls." Keeping Goya's headquarters in New Jersey is a feather in the Christie administration's cap, said James W. Hughes, dean of Rutgers University's Bloustein School of Planning and Public... Read more
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NJ Biz
Quick Hits: Our take on the week's top headlinesthe past decade, the state has lost nearly 10,000 small businesses. Our take:
Quick Hits: Our take on the week's top headlines
NJ Biz / Posted 2 days ago
the past decade, the state has lost nearly 10,000 small businesses. Our take: This is a simple one: For all the work the Christie administration has done to reduce regulation, it’s still too difficult to start (and operate) a small business in... Read more
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Daily Record
NJ taxpayers spent almost $8.2M on Christie's Bridgegate lawyersMarch. The firm previously had billed $8 million since being hired in January 2
NJ taxpayers spent almost $8.2M on Christie's Bridgegate lawyers
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
March. The firm previously had billed $8 million since being hired in January 2014. That comes on top of $2.3 million the Christie administration has paid to a risk management firm, Stroz Friedberg, which was hired to dig up subpoenaed... Read more
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NJ Biz
Wirths to leave N.J. labor departmentFebruary 2010, to serve on the State Parole Board. In a statement, Wirths said
Wirths to leave N.J. labor department
NJ Biz / Posted 6 days ago
February 2010, to serve on the State Parole Board. In a statement, Wirths said it had been an "honor" to serve in the Christie administration. “Together with the department’s talented staff, we have overcome tremendous challenges to make... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Harrison: We should have listened to Florio - Columniststhat nothing would be done to fix the failing pension system on Christie’s watc
Harrison: We should have listened to Florio - Columnists
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
that nothing would be done to fix the failing pension system on Christie’s watch. It was clear that the unions viewed the Christie administration with a deep, unwavering distrust and that, given that the administration had reneged on the promises... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Through the years: The many ups and downs of Chris Christiecorruption charges for Christie's top appointee at the massive agency, David Sa
Through the years: The many ups and downs of Chris Christie
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
corruption charges for Christie's top appointee at the massive agency, David Samson. The super-secretive veil around the Christie administration is also pierced, revealing an office nearly obsessed with every twist and turn in the media coverage... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie signs bill to save turtle population, vetoes beach smoking banmarsh grasses and turn coastal areas into barren mudflats. Serious declines in
Christie signs bill to save turtle population, vetoes beach smoking ban
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
marsh grasses and turn coastal areas into barren mudflats. Serious declines in the terrapin population had prompted the Christie Administration to propose an indefinite ban on the harvesting of the species. Harvesting had been on the rise... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Timeline: Chris Christie and Donald Trumpcorruption charges for Christie’s top appointee at the massive agency, David Sa
Timeline: Chris Christie and Donald Trump
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
corruption charges for Christie’s top appointee at the massive agency, David Samson. The super-secretive veil around the Christie administration is also pierced, revealing an office nearly obsessed with every twist and turn in the press coverage... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Taxpayers have spent $8.2M on Christie's lawyersto March. The firm previously billed $8 million since being hired in January 20
Taxpayers have spent $8.2M on Christie's lawyers
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
to March. The firm previously billed $8 million since being hired in January 2014. That comes on top of $2.3 million the Christie administration has paid a risk management firm. That brings billings from the legal team to $10.5... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Taxpayer money spent on Christie's lawyers in GWB scandal now at $8.2MMarch. The firm previously had billed $8 million since being hired in January 2
Taxpayer money spent on Christie's lawyers in GWB scandal now at $8.2M
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
March. The firm previously had billed $8 million since being hired in January 2014. That comes on top of $2.3 million the Christie administration has paid to a risk management firm, Stroz Friedberg, which was hired to dig up subpoenaed... Read more
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NJ.com
Who is political operative Jamie Fox, implicated in 'chairman's flight' probe?Institute of Politics. • He has served as Transportation Commissioner for McGr
Who is political operative Jamie Fox, implicated in 'chairman's flight' probe?
NJ.com / Posted 11 days ago
Institute of Politics. • He has served as Transportation Commissioner for McGreevey and Christie. He stepped down from the Christie administration in 2015 after one year, with his most important priority — finding a funding source for the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
200 related stories
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
200 related stories
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ABC 7 El Paso
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
200 related stories
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Local 10 Miami
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
Local 10 Miami / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
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News 8000
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
News 8000 / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
200 related stories
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ClickOnDetroit
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
200 related stories
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
200 related stories
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KSBW Salinas
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
KSBW Salinas / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
200 related stories
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandalenforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved oth
Chris Christie ally pleads guilty in United Airlines scandal
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
enforcement officials previously told CNN. The Bridgegate scandal involved other officials at the Port Authority and the Christie administration shutting down access lanes at the George Washington Bridge to create traffic jams. The move is... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Profile: Downfall of former NJ attorney general, Christie mentor David Samsonin April 2015. Ten days after the lane-closure scandal erupted on Jan. 8, 2014
Profile: Downfall of former NJ attorney general, Christie mentor David Samson
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
in April 2015. Ten days after the lane-closure scandal erupted on Jan. 8, 2014 the mayor of Hoboken publicly alleged that Christie administration officials had threatened to withhold Superstorm Sandy recovery money from her city unless she... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Trump stokes speculation about VP selection; says he'll announce FridayBridge lane-closure scandal but was not charged or found to have had involvemen
Trump stokes speculation about VP selection; says he'll announce Friday
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
Bridge lane-closure scandal but was not charged or found to have had involvement in the scheme. While working in the Christie administration, Mowers was a regional director in the now-defunct Intergovernmental Affairs unit and responsible for... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Trump stokes speculation about VP selection; says he'll announce FridayBridge lane-closure scandal but was not charged or found to have had involvemen
Trump stokes speculation about VP selection; says he'll announce Friday
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
Bridge lane-closure scandal but was not charged or found to have had involvement in the scheme. While working in the Christie administration, Mowers was a regional director in the now-defunct Intergovernmental Affairs unit and responsible for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Embarrassed and humiliated' New Jersey Governor Chris Christie apologises for bridge scandalwho worked at the Port Authority, resigned on December 6, saying that the bridg
'Embarrassed and humiliated' New Jersey Governor Chris Christie apologises for bridge scandal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
who worked at the Port Authority, resigned on December 6, saying that the bridge issue had become “a distraction” for the Christie administration. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie leaves City Hall in Fort Lee, New Jersey. Photo: AP Mr... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Newark, Jersey City join opposition to plan to develop HighlandsNew Jersey’s two largest cities have come out against a proposal by the Christi
Newark, Jersey City join opposition to plan to develop Highlands
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
New Jersey’s two largest cities have come out against a proposal by the Christie administration that would bring more residential development to the Highlands, saying that it could degrade water quality in their reservoirs throughout the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
NJ businesses receive $700,000 investment for job training from stateThe Christie Administration awarded $700,000 in Skills Partnership Grants as pa
NJ businesses receive $700,000 investment for job training from state
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Christie Administration awarded $700,000 in Skills Partnership Grants as part of a nearly $11 million investment made by the state, the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development said Tuesday. The grant, which will be used by... Read more
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Salon.com
Salon’s two cents: Why Gov. Mike Pence will be tapped as VP by Donald Trumpbiggest scandal back in the spotlight but also potentially churning up new and
Salon’s two cents: Why Gov. Mike Pence will be tapped as VP by Donald Trump
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
biggest scandal back in the spotlight but also potentially churning up new and damaging revelations about the way the Christie administration operated — and all during the campaign homestretch. Retired Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn A Republican... Read more
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Daily Record
Pipeline debates need broader perspectiveplant that would be converted thanks to the Pinelands pipeline. We might be mor
Pipeline debates need broader perspective
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
plant that would be converted thanks to the Pinelands pipeline. We might be more willing to accept that argument if the Christie administration ever showed the slightest interest in cleaner energy. Fighting the Pinelands pipeline is important... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Work To Halt On Hundreds Of NJ Transportation ProjectsThe Christie administration will start shutting down hundreds of transportation
Work To Halt On Hundreds Of NJ Transportation Projects
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 18 days ago
The Christie administration will start shutting down hundreds of transportation projects in New Jersey Friday night. The suspension of construction work for at least a week could have a big economic impact. Greg Lalavee, the business manager of... Read more
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Daily Record
Lawyers want Christie phone records in GWB caseprosecutors, but they also asked for cellphones, phone records and other docume
Lawyers want Christie phone records in GWB case
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
prosecutors, but they also asked for cellphones, phone records and other documents either owned or created by high-ranking Christie Administration employees. Bill Baroni, left, a former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey executive, walks... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie cellphone takes center stage in GWB case hearingprosecutors, but they also asked for cellphones, phone records and other docume
Christie cellphone takes center stage in GWB case hearing
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 days ago
prosecutors, but they also asked for cellphones, phone records and other documents either owned or created by high-ranking Christie Administration employees. Gibson Dunn rejected the subpoena as overly broad, accusing defense attorneys of “smear... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Defense lawyers to demand Christie's phone records, other documents in GWB lane-closure caseprosecutors, but they also asked for cellphones, phone records and other docume
Defense lawyers to demand Christie's phone records, other documents in GWB lane-closure case
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 days ago
prosecutors, but they also asked for cellphones, phone records and other documents either owned or created by high-ranking Christie Administration employees. Gibson Dunn rejected the subpoena as overly broad, accusing defense attorneys of “smear... Read more
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NJ.com
Lawyer from Bridgegate firm had issued prior warning about saving textsin a 2010 feature for a legal website, a former top attorney at Gibson Dunn & C
Lawyer from Bridgegate firm had issued prior warning about saving texts
NJ.com / Posted 18 days ago
in a 2010 feature for a legal website, a former top attorney at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher — which was paid $10 million by the Christie administration to investigate the George Washington bridge scandal — warned against "failure to preserve and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Environmentalists launch campaign against proposal to put septic systems in HighlandsEnvironmentalists and some lawmakers have launched a campaign to overturn a pro
Environmentalists launch campaign against proposal to put septic systems in Highlands
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 days ago
Environmentalists and some lawmakers have launched a campaign to overturn a proposal by the Christie administration that would allow more than 1,100 more septic systems in some of the most environmentally sensitive areas of the Highlands. A... Read more
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NJ.com
Got an illness that marijuana could help? N.J. wants to knowsubmitted a petition an opportunity explain their requests, according to Bennet
Got an illness that marijuana could help? N.J. wants to know
NJ.com / Posted 20 days ago
submitted a petition an opportunity explain their requests, according to Bennett's announcement. It is the first time the Christie administration has asked for the public's input on which conditions ought to be included beyond those contained in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson could lose state aid as a result of Christie executive order on 2017 budgetof transitional aid would put Paterson “in shut-down mode.” Assemblywoman Shav
Paterson could lose state aid as a result of Christie executive order on 2017 budget
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
of transitional aid would put Paterson “in shut-down mode.” Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter emphasized the fact that the Christie administration has a fiscal monitor assigned to Paterson who reviews the city’s budget and signs off on its... Read more
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Investopedia
Retirees: Could Your Pension’s Cost of Living Clause Be Frozen?both sides make a good argument, but the original language wasn’t specific enou
Retirees: Could Your Pension’s Cost of Living Clause Be Frozen?
Investopedia / Posted 20 days ago
both sides make a good argument, but the original language wasn’t specific enough to find in the retirees’ favor. The Christie administration calls it a victory for taxpayers, but others argue that the state simply changed the rules after... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Lawmakers, unions question legality of Christie's order to stop road workthereby jeopardizing the health, safety and welfare of all persons who rely on
Lawmakers, unions question legality of Christie's order to stop road work
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 24 days ago
thereby jeopardizing the health, safety and welfare of all persons who rely on that infrastructure,” he said. The Christie Administration and lawmakers agree that the fund is still solvent. The acting transportation commissioner, Richard... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie pardons U.S. Army Ranger of gun chargesweight off his shoulders, and he looks forward to serving out country in the co
Christie pardons U.S. Army Ranger of gun charges
NJ.com / Posted 24 days ago
weight off his shoulders, and he looks forward to serving out country in the coming years," Pisano added. In April, the Christie administration moved to clarify parts of New Jersey's gun transport laws, which are some of the strictest in the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Christie shutting down road projectsprojects won’t stop come Friday and there likely is enough cash to take the cur
Christie shutting down road projects
Daily Journal / Posted 24 days ago
projects won’t stop come Friday and there likely is enough cash to take the current fund through August, Sweeney said. The Christie administration had earlier said the same. Sweeney said he plans to negotiate behind the scenes with the Assembly on... Read more
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Philly.com
Christie shutting down road projects after deal collapsesChristie-Assembly plan. The fund would have been able to pay for projects alre
Christie shutting down road projects after deal collapses
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
Christie-Assembly plan. The fund would have been able to pay for projects already underway until sometime in August, the Christie administration said. But because of a nearly $16 billion debt, there won't be cash for new projects. The path... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Christie Orders Shutdown of Transportation Projectsall. Constructions projects were not scheduled to stop come Friday and there l
Christie Orders Shutdown of Transportation Projects
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 25 days ago
all. Constructions projects were not scheduled to stop come Friday and there likely is enough cash to take the current fund through August, Sweeney said. The Christie administration had earlier said the same. Published at 12:22 AM EDT on Jul 1, 2... Read more
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NBC New York
Gov. Christie Orders Shutdown of NJ Transportation ProjectsFriday's deadline isn't so dire after all. Constructions projects were not sch
Gov. Christie Orders Shutdown of NJ Transportation Projects
NBC New York / Posted 25 days ago
Friday's deadline isn't so dire after all. Constructions projects were not scheduled to stop come Friday and there likely is enough cash to take the current fund through August, Sweeney said. The Christie administration had earlier said th... Read more
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The Morning Call
Christie's gas tax proposal hits a snag in New Jersey Senateprojects won't stop come Friday and there likely is enough cash to take the cur
Christie's gas tax proposal hits a snag in New Jersey Senate
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
projects won't stop come Friday and there likely is enough cash to take the current fund through August, Sweeney said. The Christie administration had earlier said the same. Sweeney said he plans to negotiate behind the scenes with the Assembly on... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. Legislature pushes tighter gun controlhave been at odds with Christie over the legal threshold for allowing people to
N.J. Legislature pushes tighter gun control
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
have been at odds with Christie over the legal threshold for allowing people to lawfully carry a handgun in public. The Christie administration rewrote state regulations to add a lower threshold. Lawmakers recently sought to block that rule... Read more
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