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Christie has been helping GOP around the country but hasn’t had much success with that at home

8-30-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey GOP Gov. Chris Christie has been traveling the country to bolster Republican candidates. But his efforts to boost his party at home have been lower-key with limited success. Critics who say he should do more to help ...

El Salvador detains US man sought in abuse case

8-29-14
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in El Salvador says Salvadoran authorities have detained a U.S. man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl for several years in the state of New Jersey and have sent him back to face charges. ...

Law firm defending Christie bills another $784,000

8-29-14
POINT PLEASANT, N.J. (AP) — The law firm hired to defend Gov. Chris Christie's administration in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal has charged the state another $780,000 for work this summer. The Department of Law & Public Safety ...
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Christie Visits Shore Ahead of Labor Day

8-29-14
Gov. Christie walked the boardwalks in Point Pleasant and Seaside Heights before Labor Day.

Bill introduced to grant discretion in gun cases

8-29-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker says he has introduced a bill that would give discretion to New Jersey judges dealing with out-of-state gun owners. Assemblyman Ronald Dancer introduced "Shaneen's Law" in response to the case of Shaneen ...
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Political Roundtable: Aug. 29, 2014

8-29-14
Democratic Strategist Brendan Gill and Republican Strategist Tim White discuss the week in politics with NJTV News Correspondent David Cruz.

149 graduate from New Jersey State Police Academy

8-29-14
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey State Police has gained 149 new state troopers. The 154th State Police recruit class graduated during ceremonies in Toms River on Friday. The class started with 200 recruits. The State Police say approximately ...

New Jersey set for Labor Day weekend

8-29-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Nice weather is predicted for the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend in New Jersey as people celebrate the final weekend of the summer tourism season. Gov. Chris Christie on Friday plans to visit Seaside Heights and Point ...

Christie rails against open space ballot measure

8-28-14
SEA BRIGHT, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie is railing against a constitutional amendment on the ballot in November that would earmark more money for open space preservation. Christie said Thursday it was wrong for Democrats to use constitutional ...