Politics & Government

Port Authority starts pilot weekend ferry service

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has begun weekend ferry service that it hopes will make it easier for travelers who normally take PATH trains into and out of Manhattan. PATH service between Jersey City's ...

Historic Greystone building demo coming soon

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (AP) — One of northern New Jersey's former architectural landmarks is slated to be demolished in the next few months. Representatives of the state Department of the Treasury visited the site of the closed Greystone Park ...

After Sandy, feds mull plan for artificial islands

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — Federal officials looking to better protect New York and New Jersey from storms like Superstorm Sandy are examining a plan to create a string of islands off the coast. The proposal by New Jersey's Stevens Institute of ...

Christie Announces Resignation of PA Chairman Samson

Gov. Christie held his first press conference since January, where he announced David Samson has resigned as chairman of the Port Authority.

Political Roundtable: March 28, 2014

Republican Strategist Pat Torpey and Democratic Strategist Bill Pascrell III discuss the week in politics with NJTV News Managing Editor Mike Schneider.

Advocates go to Washington in Support of the Arts

Advocates for the arts hope lawmakers consider increasing the National Endowment for Arts in the federal budget.

ACLU-NJ Director: Marijuana War is Unjust

ACLU-NJ Executive Director Udi Ofer said that the war over legalizing marijuana in New Jersey is unjust and expensive.

Tesla gets 2 additional weeks to sell cars in NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An extension granted by New Jersey's Motor Vehicle Commission means Tesla will be able to sells its electric cars in the state for at least two more weeks. An MVC spokeswoman says all new-car dealers in the state were sent a ...

Christie Holds Trenton Press Conference to Announce Resignation of PA Chairman Samson

Watch live coverage of Gov. Christie's press conference where he announced that David Samson has resigned as Port Authority chairman.

NJ Gov. Christie defends integrity of report

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says the report that cleared him of involvement in closing lanes near the George Washington Bridge "will stand the test of time, and it will be tested." His office hired the law firm that issued ...