Politics & Government

Feds subpoena Hoboken over Christie claims

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The U.S. Attorney's Office has issued a subpoena to the city of Hoboken about allegations Mayor Dawn Zimmer made about top officials in Chris Christie's administration. Zimmer spokesman Juan Melli says the subpoena was issued ...

Sen. Weinberg Says Latest Christie Allegations Prove Investigation Must Go Forward

Sen. Loretta Weinberg says David Wildstein's claim that Gov. Christie knew about the GWB lane closures proves that the investigation needs to continue.

Menendez sets up fund for ethics, Justice probes

WASHINGTON (AP) — New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez's political campaign paid a law firm $250,000 in December for legal costs related to Justice Department and Senate Ethics Committee investigations into his ties with a major donor. The Democrat also ...

Rep. Pallone Discusses Lastest GWB Allegations

Congressman Frank Pallone (D) discusses the latest allegations that Gov. Christie knew more than he claimed about the George Washington Bridge lane closures.

Political Roundtable: Jan. 31, 2014

Republican Strategist Al Gaburo and Democratic Strategist Brendan Gill discuss the week in politics with NJTV News Managing Editor Mike Schneider.

Lawyer: Evidence contradicts Christie on closures

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former loyalist of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie who oversaw lane closings near the George Washington Bridge says there is evidence that contradicts at least one public statement the governor made about the closures. In a ...

David Wildstein Claims Christie Knew About GWB Lane Closures

Former Port Authority official David Wildstein says he has proof that Gov. Christie knew about the GWB closures in September.

NY Gov. Cuomo to attend Super Bowl

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (KWOH'-moh) will be attending the Super Bowl. Friday's announcement comes a day after New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH'-zee-oh) said he won't be going to the game. New York is an official ...

NJ mayor tells city workers not to talk to council

VINELAND, N.J. (AP) — A new Jersey mayor is telling city employees not to talk to members of the city council without his permission. The Daily Journal of Vineland (http://vineland.dj/1depoFv ) reports Mayor Ruben Bermudez sent an email to Vineland ...

Christie helps family move into rebuilt home

MOONACHIE, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie moved some furniture to help a family move back into a home rebuilt after Superstorm Sandy. The volunteer event Friday was part of the NFL-sanctioned Rebuilding Together event. He helped at a home in ...