Politics & Government


CD7 Candidate: More Money Needs to Be Put Back Into Infrastructure

Clinton Mayor and Seventh Congressional District Candidate Janice Kovach says that more money needs to be put back into New Jersey's infrastructure and small businesses.

Christie continues Mexico trade mission

MEXICO CITY (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is continuing a trade mission to Mexico with more closed-door meetings and a visit to one of the country's most cherished Catholic sites. Christie began Thursday with a breakfast with the Mexican ...

Jaffe Morning Briefing: Sept. 4, 2014

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

Document: Wildstein discussed bridge with officer

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police lieutenant with ties to Gov. Chris Christie ate breakfast with the executive who ordered the closures on the George Washington Bridge as commuters were stuck in traffic. A ...

Christie and Clinton making visits to Mexico

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are making overlapping trips to Mexico this week, signifying the importance of connecting with Hispanic voters ahead of potential presidential ...

Booker Blasts Bell, Bell Blasts Booker as U.S. Senate Race Begins

Sen. Cory Booker and challenger Jeff Bell have kicked off their campaigns for the November U.S. Senate race.

Asm. Wisniewski: New Report on GWB Closures is Troubling

Assemblyman John Wisniewski says that the new information The Record released about the GWB lane closures is troubling after the testimony that the committee investigating the situation has already heard.
Gov. Christie gives the American Chamber of Commerce keynote address in Mexico City Wednesday.

Christie Gives Remarks in Mexico

Gov. Christie delivered the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) keynote address in Mexico City.

US: New Jersey made errors in post-Sandy contract

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The federal government says New Jersey did not run afoul of any regulations when Gov. Chris Christie starred in ads that promoted the shore in the summer after Superstorm Sandy hit the state. But an audit by the Department of ...

Obama won’t replace JFK on New Jersey building

WILLINGBORO, N.J. (AP) — President Barack Obama's name will not replace John F. Kennedy on a town-owned building in New Jersey after all. Willingboro's township council on Tuesday voted 5-0 to reverse its decision to rename the recreation center ...