PolitickerNJ Wire Feed
TRENTON) - Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committee Chair Albert Coutinho (D-Essex) issued the following statement after listening to testimony from local officials and business owners about the financial impact of Superstorm Sandy:
"It's clear from the testimony we heard today that we're just beginning to feel the financial repercussions of this storm. Sandy devastated towns and businesses and the recovery process will be a long one. Today was not about finding answers, but getting information that will allow us to ask the right questions that will help get these towns and businesses the assistance they need to recover."
Contact Eva Loayza at (609) 847-3500
While describing to fellow Republicans a conversation he said he had with Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, Gov. Chris Christie borrowed a self-attribution from his old pal George W. Bush.Read More >
Faced with violent crime wave, Baraka, Fulop and Torres forge three-city partnership JERSEY CITY – And then there were three. That’s what it looked like, at least, when a late-arriving and widely beaming Paterson Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres in cream-colored suit joined political allies Jersey City Mayor Steve...
By Michael Capelli As a 30 year union carpenter, I learned first-hand how important it was to have the right tools for the job. Now as the Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the 30,000 men and women of the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters I... Read More >
"And here was Christie — a tell-it-like-it-is, straight-talking, no-nonsense Jersey guy — telling about 60 members of the media what he really thought. 'Governor Branstad is a role model for me,' Christie gushed, referring to his 67-year-old counterpart from Iowa."- The New York Times
Press releases are submitted by PolitickerNJ users, not by staff. They do not represent the viewpoint of PolitickerNJ.com.