Politics & Government

New Jersey Gov. Christie supports Walker in probe

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is supporting Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker amid charges that Walker was at the center of an illegal scheme to coordinate fundraising with conservative groups. During a visit Friday to New ...

Hoboken to Reap Benefits of Rebuild by Design Contest

Officials gathered in Hoboken to discuss the $230 million in federal money the city is receiving for its winning Rebuild by Design application.

Rutgers Middle Eastern Studies Professor: Iraq Heading Into Civil War

Rutgers Center for Middle Eastern Studies Professor Hooshang Amirahmadi says that the conflict in Iraq could lead to civil war and could spread throughout the region.

Nursing Home to Close Amid Allegations of Failing to Report Abuse

Gloucester Manor in Sewell has told residents to move out after filing a plan to close. The federal Health Department imposed a $50,000 fine and has moved to terminate all Medicare and Medicaid payments to the facility.

Political Roundtable: June 20, 2014

Republican Strategist Steve Some and Democratic Strategist Phil Alagia discuss the week in politics with NJTV News Managing Editor Mike Schneider.

Gov. Christie cites his anti-abortion credentials

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chris Christie is calling attention to his anti-abortion credentials in a speech to religious conservative critics in Washington just hours before he campaigns in New Hampshire. The Republican governor from New Jersey — a ...

Jaffe Morning Briefing: June 20, 2014

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

D-Day vet gets NJ high school diploma

LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — A D-Day veteran who missed his high school graduation was among the graduates at a northern New Jersey high school. Herman Zeitchik didn't walk with his Linden High School class in 1944 because he had enlisted in the Army. The ...

Christie to speak to conservative group

WASHINGTON (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will speak to a conservative group in Washington. The potential Republican presidential candidate will address the Faith & Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority event on Friday before heading to New ...

Trenton to pay $75K for late death notification

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Trenton has agreed to pay $75,000 to settle a lawsuit after it took police 19 months to notify a woman that her daughter was dead. Linda Ramsey reported her 21-year-old daughter, Amber, missing in February 2006. Trenton police ...