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Jaffe Morning Briefing: June 8, 2015

6-8-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

New Cop Class Diversifies, Strengthens Jersey City Force in Face of Recent Shootings

6-5-15
The Jersey City Police Department has a new class of officers that includes more than two dozen minorities. The city is hoping to improve police/community relations.

Jaffe Morning Briefing: June 5, 2015

6-5-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Dems, Unions Say Money Managers Sucking the Juice Out of State Pension Investments

6-4-15
The Senate Legislative Oversight Committee heard from union representatives and state employees about New Jersey's pension fund performance during a hearing Thursday.

Cub Scout’s Question Could Bring Legal Complications for Christie

6-4-15
A Cub Scout asked Gov. Christie about his security detail during a recent town hall. The governor gave a somewhat detailed answer, which troubled a judge since his administration was trying to keep certain aspects of his security secret.

Buono Accused of Violating Campaign-Finance Rules in Race Against Christie

6-4-15
Ex-state senator faces a fine for using money from a Senate election account to pay for polling in the governor’s race.

Jaffe Morning Briefing: June 4, 2015

6-4-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Assembly Committee Holds Hearing on ExxonMobil Settlement in Bayonne

6-3-15
Members of the Assembly Judiciary Committee heard testimony regarding the state's proposed $225 million settlement with ExxonMobil over pollution. Some residents and politicians say the deal goes too easy on the company that polluted Bayonne, Linden and Elizabeth.

Hard Rock Outlines Plans for Meadowlands Casino Complex

6-3-15
Hard Rock International unveiled plans for a casino complex built around the Meadowlands Racetrack. Some New Jersey lawmakers hope to put a question on the ballot in November to permit gaming outside of Atlantic City to make the plans reality.

Organization Victories in Contested NJ Primaries

6-3-15
The victors in all five contested Assembly primary races were backed by party organizations.