Politics & Government


Republicans Resurrect GWB Traffic Study Theory

Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi is convinced there was a traffic study conducted on the lanes of the GWB.

Political Roundtable: May 16, 2014

Republican Strategist Jeannette Hoffman and Democratic Strategist Bill Caruso discuss the week in politics with NJTV News Managing Editor Mike Schneider.

Rutgers Researcher: Could Cost NJ Up to $9 Billion to Fix Water Infrastructure

Rutgers University Associate Research Professor Dr. Daniel Van Abs says it could cost New Jersey anywhere from $4 billion to $9 billion to fix the over 100-year-old water infrastructures in about 21 municipalities.

$2M loan may revive shuttered shore restaurant

UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) — A landmark Jersey shore restaurant that was demolished by Superstorm Sandy and moved inland, only to shut down when business was slow, may have a future after all. New Jersey's Economic Development Authority approved $2 ...

No mention of bridge plot in Baroni calendars

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The transit agency that operates the George Washington Bridge has turned over more than 1,000 pages of calendar entries and travel records from Gov. Chris Christie's former top appointee. Bill Baroni was forced from his ...

NJ mayors in charity Internet poker tourney

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Mayors from around New Jersey will come to Atlantic City next week to do what some people say politicians love to do best: play with someone else's money. The mayors will face off next Thursday in an online poker ...

Longport water tower has its smile back

LONGPORT, N.J. (AP) — A Jersey shore town's water tower is smiling again. Workers have finished painting a smiley face on the landmark 125-foot tower in Longport, nearly two years after it vanished in a contract dispute. Mayor Nick Russo tells ...

Christie tells Rowan grads hard work is key

GLASSBORO, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says that willingness to work hard is the key to a successful life. The governor and possible 2016 Republican presidential candidate gave the commencement speech Friday at southern New Jersey's Rowan ...

Christie to campaign in NM for Gov. Martinez

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be in New Mexico later this month to campaign for Republican Gov. Susana Martinez as she runs for re-election. Martinez campaign officials announced that Christie would be visiting Carlsbad ...

Tony Mack Sentenced as Two Mayoral Candidates Prepare for Runoff in Trenton

Former Trenton Mayor Tony Mack was sentenced to almost five years in prison for corruption. Now Eric Jackson and Paul Perez prepare for a runoff election June 10 to take the leadership role.