Day two in office and Murphy held his first Cabinet meeting, signed his second executive order and hosted a roundtable on raising the minimum wage and earned sick leave.
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Murphy's first action as governor was signing an executive order on pay equity for women, signaling the fighting to end gender discrimination as a top priority.
The relationship between Wildstein and Christie is what's in question, with each offering up a different characterization of their friendship.
Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean and Assemblyman John Burzichelli say history will be the judge of Gov. Christie's legacy.
Friends, family and colleagues attended the memorial service for the late Gov. Brendan Byrne.
Michael Aron and a roundtable of distinguished guests share stories about Byrne and his legacy in New Jersey.
Brendan Byrne was accomplished, loved and admired for his humor. He was one of the most consequential governors New Jersey has ever known.
Drug policy expert Kevin Sabet discusses legalization versus decriminalization of marijuana.
Governor-elect Phil Murphy taps Christine Norbut Beyer to head Department of Children and Families and Carole Johnson to head the Department of Human Services.
The federal government appears to be walking away from an agreement with New Jersey and New York to fund the Gateway project 50-50, putting the future of the $29 billion project in jeopardy.
A lot happened in politics in New Jersey in 2017, from Bridgegate to the government shutdown to the corruption trial of Sen. Menendez.
An explosive investigative report on dysfunction in the state medical examiner's office has the governor-elect calling for wholesale reform.
In the nick of time, homeward-bound members of Congress passed a stop-gap measure that averted a government shutdown.
Felician University President Dr. Anne Prisco shared her views about a variety of topics related to the value of higher education.
Rep. Tom MacArthur is the only New Jersey congressman or senator who supports the GOP tax reform effort.