Politics & Government

New Jersey governor to make return trip for Foley

TRUMBULL, Conn. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is making another campaign appearance in Connecticut on behalf of Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley. Christie is scheduled to appear at Foley's campaign headquarters in Trumbull on ...

Bergen Exec Race Heats Up With a Month to Go

Republican incumbent Kathleen Donovan and challenger Democrat James Tedesco, a freeholder, are in the midst of a fierce campaign for Bergen County Executive.

Court for ‘The Situation’ delayed for reality show

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former member of the "Jersey Shore" case is delaying a court hearing in his tax fraud case so he can film another reality TV show. Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino was scheduled to be arraigned on federal conspiracy and tax ...

New Jersey’s acting governor out of hospital

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's acting governor is out of the hospital a day after falling from a bicycle and breaking her wrist and elbow. The governor's office says Kim Guadagno was released from Jersey Shore University Medical Center at 11:15 ...

Jaffe Morning Briefing: Oct. 3, 2014

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

Christie: Colorado governor’s race a dead heat

CASTLE PINES, Colo. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was in Colorado to campaign for Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez. He calls the race "an absolute dead-heat." Christie and Beauprez on Friday visited a charter school south of ...

Christie Would Keep Governor’s Powers When Out of State Under O’Scanlon Plan

Republican Assemblyman Declan O'Scanlon has proposed a constitutional amendment that would let the governor maintain authority when outside New Jersey.

Kroc Community Center Opens in Camden

The Salvation Army's Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center offers access to a chapel, medical clinic, food pantry, cafe, library and music room in Camden.

Delaware Township Committee Member: PennEast Pipeline Would Cause Problems

Delaware Township Committee member Kristin McCarthy says that the PennEast pipeline, which would run through the municipality, would cause issues for preserved farmlands and ecosystems.

Acting governor in hospital after bike accident

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Acting Gov. Kim Guadagno is in the hospital following a morning bike accident that left her with broken bones. A spokesman for the governor's office says Guadagno was riding her bike in Sea Bright Thursday when she stopped ...