Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal's Heather Haddon broke the story that FLS Connect – which currently employs Bill Stepien, the former Christie campaign manager fired in the wake of Bridgegate – had been hired to do some work for the re-election campaign of Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan.Read More >
Unions take care of their own, too.
At a convention in Atlantic City yesterday, The New Jersey State Building and Construction Trades Council took a page from Bruce Springsteen's song book when it unanimously backed Senate President Steve Sweeney as its choice for New Jersey's next governor.Read More >
When the late U.S. Rep. Bob Roe (D-8) ran for governor in 1979, he enlisted as his campaign manager a man who would go on to become a familiar figure in New Jersey politics.Read More >
Governor Chris Christie today signed Executive Order No. 159 instituting a study commission that will review the effectiveness of all K-12 student assessments administered in New Jersey.Read More >
The Star-Ledger has hired a former Hollywood celebrity gossip blogger to be the senior political correspondent who will cover Gov. Chris Christie’s presidential campaign, according to a report by former Ledger columnist Bob Braun.Read More >
On July 22, 1928, humorist Will Rogers landed in a plane on the drill field at the Sea Girt National Guard Camp, according to the New Jersey State Society.Read More >
By JEFF BRINDLE Much has been written about the magnitude of campaign spending by independent special interest groups. But until now, there has been little discussion about the impact. During the 2012 Presidential and Congressional contests,... Read More >
“Clearly President Putin has created the set of circumstances and has supplied the resources … to the rebels so that this tragedy could take place. For me, I think the West, including the [United States], has to have a far more significant response than we’ve seen to date.” - U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ)- Fox News Sunday
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