Politics & Government

NJ man enters agreement in White House case

WASHINGTON (AP) — A New Jersey man arrested after driving onto White House grounds the day after another man got through the front door has entered into an agreement that could lead to his case being dismissed. A U.S. Attorney's Office spokesman ...

Asw. Muñoz: Law Aims to Reduce Number of Hospital Re-Admissions

Assemblywoman Nancy Muñoz says that a new law will help reduce the number of patients re-admitted to hospitals after being discharged.

Christie ally steps down from investment council

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The chairman of New Jersey's State Investment Council has stepped down. Robert Grady is a close ally of Gov. Chris Christie. But he's also attracted criticism because the council increased investments in a fund whose advisers ...

Dems reject Pelosi pick for top House post

WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after re-electing Rep. Nancy Pelosi to lead them in the next Congress, House Democrats have rebuffed her effort to elect a close ally to an important committee post. Democrats voted 100-90 on Wednesday to make New Jersey ...

New Jersey legislative leaders discuss agenda

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's Democratic and Republican legislative leaders may differ on some issues, but they all agree that they're not standing in Gov. Chris Christie's shadow. Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker ...

Jaffe Morning Briefing: Nov. 19, 2014

Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Security added to building where worker stabbed

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Security has been stepped up at a Camden office building where a state child welfare worker was stabbed earlier this week, but state officials are not talking about it. The state Department of Children and Families said ...

99th League of Municipalities Convention Draws Over 15,000 to AC

The 99th edition of the League of Municipalities convention in Atlantic City draws more than 15,000 participants.

Executive Director Discusses 99th League of Municipalities Convention in AC

New Jersey League of Municipalities Executive Director Bill Dressel says that the 99th annual convention in Atlantic City has been looking good and that the league has been impressed with city officials.

Gaming Commission Chairman Optimistic AC Can Be Saved

Governor's Advisory Commission on Gaming Chairman Jon Hanson says he is optimistic that Atlantic City can be saved.