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Rep. Andrews Announces Resignation from House

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Congressman Rob Andrews says he will be departing from the House of Representatives Feb. 18 after serving for nearly 24 years.
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Booker Disagrees With Passage of Farm Bill

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U.S Senator Cory Booker (D) says that now is not the time to pass a farm land protection bill, which would negatively affect nutrition assistance.
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Newark Airport Workers Want Pay Hike Like NY Counterparts

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Airport workers at Newark Liberty are upset that they are not getting a wage increase from the Port Authority like those at LaGuardia and JFK.

NJ state senator announces run for Congress

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CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A state senator who is the brother of a New Jersey political powerbroker says he is running for Congress. Democrat Donald Norcross made his announcement Tuesday afternoon, just hours after Rep. Rob Andrews said he would step ...

Port Authority to extend PATH to Newark airport

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey plans to extend the PATH train line to Newark Liberty International Airport over the next decade. Agency officials announced plans for the $1.5 billion project on Tuesday. PATH ...

FBI: Kids forced into prostitution for Super Bowl

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Law enforcement officials say 16 juveniles forced into prostitution for the Super Bowl were forced to come to the New York City area from 13 different states. Michael Osborn is the chief of the Violent Crimes Against Children ...

US Rep. Rob Andrews of NJ resigning after 23 years

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HADDON HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews will leave Congress in two weeks after 23 years in office. The 56-year-old is leaving the Capitol on Feb. 18. He intends to join a law firm with offices in Washington. He says the job just opened ...

Ex-Christie aide won’t cooperate with subpoena

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former aide to Gov. Chris Christie is invoking her right not to incriminate herself and refusing to cooperate with a subpoena from a legislative committee looking into a political retribution scandal. The lawyer for former ...

Christie to speak at Chicago economic club Feb. 11

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is take questions next week at a prestigious Chicago economic group meeting during a fundraising trip to Illinois. Group representatives told The Associated Press about the trip Monday. Christie is to speak to the ...
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‘Ask the Governor’ Live Stream: Feb. 3, 2014

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Gov. Christie answers questions from New Jerseyans during the live one-hour call in show "Ask the Governor" Monday at 7 p.m.