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Jaffe Morning Briefing: June 3, 2014

6-3-14
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.
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GWB Committee Hears Testimony from William Schuber

6-3-14
The select committee investigating the George Washington Bridge lane closures heard testimony from New Jersey Commissioner William "Pat" Schuber.

Poll: Christie’s approval rating stays stable

6-3-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A new poll finds Gov. Chris Christie's approval ratings are staying stable. The Fairleigh Dickinson-PublicMind poll issued Tuesday finds 44 percent of respondents approve of Christie's job performance. That's a 3 percentage ...

Primaries in 8 states for Senate, House, governor

6-3-14
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Voters go to the polls in primary elections in eight states Tuesday, with nominations for the Senate on the ballot in Alabama, Iowa, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota and Mississippi in a year in which Republicans ...

Open House seats headline New Jersey primaries

6-3-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Low voter turnout is predicted as New Jersey voters pick their parties' candidates for the U.S. Senate and House of Representative. There are an unusual number of contested elections across the state in Tuesday's primaries, ...

Port Authority official: No knowledge of plot

6-3-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Port Authority official appointed by Gov. Chris Christie to the agency's board of commissioners tells New Jersey lawmakers he wouldn't have condoned using the George Washington Bridge for political retribution. Commissioner ...
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HUD Announces Storm Mitigation Design Contest Winners

6-2-14
A flood-wall project for the Hoboken area and wetlands restoration for the Meadowlands region were the winners in a storm mitigation design contest after Hurricane Sandy.
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NJ in Good Position to Comply with New Carbon Emission Standards

6-2-14
The EPA has announced new rules for coal-fired power plants to cut carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030.
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Fed Lawmakers Urge Support for Bill to Spur Infrastructure Investment

6-2-14
Officials say New Jersey's water infrastructure is aging and in need of significant upgrades.

Cochran, McDaniel campaign in Mississippi showdown

6-2-14
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Facing the political challenge of a lifetime, six-term Sen. Thad Cochran is campaigning with top Mississippi Republicans and casting himself as a reliable opponent of President Barack Obama as he faces a primary showdown with ...