Coming at Noon: Part 2 of our 7-week budget series:
Rethink the 2016 NJ Budget: The Cost of Budget Raids by Doug O’Malley
Why is Tough Guy @GovChristie Afraid of This Blogger?
Team Christie denies @Deciminyan’s OPRA request to find out who else he’s blocked from following his taxpayer-funded @GovChristie Twitter account, and the policy and procedure for how that happens.
If you believe Christie’s story that his “trusting nature” and tendency to “delegate” is the reason Bridgegate happened …
… we’ve got a Bridge to sell you. Also? SNAPS to the person who shouted out “You were U.S. attorney!”
Melgen indicted on 76 counts.
Menendez pushes Iran sanctions bill despite stepping down as Ranking Dem on Senate Foreign Relations after indictment.
Booker supports Iran sanctions bill co-sponsored by Menendez.
Phil Murphy not interested in running for Senate if Menendez goes.
Christie in NewHampshireLand
Christie’s NH agenda this week.
‘I wasn’t ready’ to run for president in 2012 but I am now.
Pascrell: Christie’s plan to reform Social Security ‘couldn’t be more wrong.’
Trying to recapture GOP attention, Christie goes after Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid.
Major, major headlineFAIL for PolitickerNJ
Politicker seems to think if indictments come – for Christie’s closest advisors, Port Authority henchmen and campaign chiefs – that it somehow means vindication for Christie.
Christie: Decision whether to run has nothing to do with GWB probe.
See Hillary Clinton’s go-to Dems in NJ
You know them all (photos).
5 years after Christie’s family-planning funding cuts debate continues, and it’s even more complicated to assess impact on low-income women.
Very interesting idea comes out of Essex County, free college tuition for volunteer EMTs and firefighters.
Great news on a Wednesday
OK nerds, check out NJ Spotlight’s new Christie poll page.
9 days. 25 miles NYC-D.C.. Against police injustices.
After federal court upholds NJ’s ban on
‘gay conversion therapy torturing young gay people, Congress calls for similar laws.
Fight for $15 – today, everywhere.
8 members of the NJ congressional delegation join with lawmakers from NY & PA introducing legislation in both House & Senate seeking federal funding to improve the Delaware River Basin.
Really bad news on a Wednesday
The U.S. Constitution and Supreme Court indeed baffle many adults in New Jersey, say two Stockton U professors.