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Campaign manager indicted in robocall case

8-12-14
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors say the campaign manager for a New Jersey state senate candidate was responsible for an early morning robocall that urged voters to support another candidate. Monmouth County prosecutors say 45-year-old Dwayne ...
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1st Congressional District Remains Without Representative

8-12-14
Since Congressman Rob Andrews resigned in February, the first congressional district remains without a representative until the November election.

House campaign groups start $75M ad campaign

8-12-14
WASHINGTON (AP) — Both parties' House campaign arms began a $75 million ad blitz that will continue until November's elections. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee on Tuesday began ads that are aimed at seats currently in Republican ...
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Jaffe Morning Briefing: Aug. 12, 2014

8-12-14
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Shots fired at New Jersey police station overnight

8-12-14
WEST DEPTFORD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a drive-by shooting at a police station in southern New Jersey. Police in the Philadelphia suburb of West Deptford say a dark-colored sedan drove through the parking lot twice just after 4 ...

Christie says the RGA will spend millions in Maine

8-12-14
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says the Republican Governors Association will spend millions in Maine to help Gov. Paul LePage win another term. The two governors campaigned together Tuesday at C&L Aviation Group in Bangor. ...

Poll: New Jersey voters split on Christie

8-12-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey voters remain split on Gov. Chris Christie. But they're pretty sure he's preparing to run for president in 2016. A Rutgers-Eagleton poll out Tuesday finds Christie's job approval continues to hover just above 50 ...

ACLU wants Army to help 2 transgender veterans

8-11-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's American Civil Liberties Union wants the Army to "fully recognize" the new legal names of two New Jersey-based transgender military veterans. The group announced Monday that it submitted two applications to the ...
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Christie Signs Bail Reform Bill

8-11-14
Gov. Chris Christie signed the bail reform bill at Trenton City Hall, where he also signed the ban the box legislation.
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Fracking Waste Ban Veto Raises Question Of Override

8-11-14
New Jersey lawmakers passed a bill that would ban fracking waste in the state but Gov. Chris Christie vetoed the bill.