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Jaffe Morning Briefing: Sept. 2, 2014

9-2-14
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Driver tails Christie motorcade following incident

9-1-14
SEASIDE PARK, N.J. (AP) — A motorist who thought a member of Gov. Chris Christie's motorcade had cut him off followed the vehicle into a Jersey Shore town, but the matter was peacefully resolved. Christie spokesman Michael Drewniak tells The ...

5 things to watch for in New Jersey elections

9-1-14
Here are 5 things to watch as New Jersey's election season ramps up: ___ BOOKER'S TEST Jeff Bell is trying to become the first Republican from New Jersey to be elected to the U.S. Senate since 1972. He's running against Democratic incumbent Cory ...
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Last Week on NJTV News (Aug. 25-29, 2014)

8-30-14
Missed an episode last week? Catch up with what happened on NJTV News.

Christie has been helping GOP around the country but hasn’t had much success with that at home

8-30-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey GOP Gov. Chris Christie has been traveling the country to bolster Republican candidates. But his efforts to boost his party at home have been lower-key with limited success. Critics who say he should do more to help ...

El Salvador detains US man sought in abuse case

8-29-14
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in El Salvador says Salvadoran authorities have detained a U.S. man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl for several years in the state of New Jersey and have sent him back to face charges. ...

Law firm defending Christie bills another $784,000

8-29-14
POINT PLEASANT, N.J. (AP) — The law firm hired to defend Gov. Chris Christie's administration in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal has charged the state another $780,000 for work this summer. The Department of Law & Public Safety ...
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Christie Visits Shore Ahead of Labor Day

8-29-14
Gov. Christie walked the boardwalks in Point Pleasant and Seaside Heights before Labor Day.

Bill introduced to grant discretion in gun cases

8-29-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker says he has introduced a bill that would give discretion to New Jersey judges dealing with out-of-state gun owners. Assemblyman Ronald Dancer introduced "Shaneen's Law" in response to the case of Shaneen ...
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Political Roundtable: Aug. 29, 2014

8-29-14
Democratic Strategist Brendan Gill and Republican Strategist Tim White discuss the week in politics with NJTV News Correspondent David Cruz.