Mit Romney's selection of Paul Ryan for his running mate ended a favorite Democratic Party talking point: the indefatigably swaggering Chris Christie's determination to be Romney's number two.Read More >
Huffington Post reports this morning that Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney will announce Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as his running mate on Saturday, according to two sources with knowledge of the decision.Read More >
The owners of the Philadelphia Inquirer/Daily News announced the company is seeking to shed $8 million from the company’s Guild through wage cuts and buyouts.
The company announced plans to cut $28 million from all its union contracts and seeks to achieve the $8 million in cuts from the Guild by instituting 13 percent wage cuts and offering buyout packages, according to The Philly Post.Read More >
The feds this morning arrested John T. "Jack" Kennell, director of operations for the North Bergen Housing Authority.Read More >
Tepid fundraising, underperforming candidates and a lousy party brand are threatening to deprive House Republicans of the sweeping 2014 gains that some top party officials have been predicting this year, according to Politicker alum Alex Isenstadt, now of Politico.Read More >
By MICHAEL W. KLEIN In his weekly radio address on August 16, President Obama challenged colleges “to do their part to bring down costs” and lighten the tuition burden on students. The state colleges and universities in New Jersey have... Read More >
"Governor Christie ripped President Obama this summer for failing to carve out some time during a Texas fundraising swing to visit the Mexican border, where the unprecedented flood of immigrant children from Central America had reached a crisis point. ...Yet Christie is not squeezing in a tour of the troubled border during his own three-day trade and diplomatic mission to Mexico, which is set to begin on Wednesday. The governor is planning a series of meetings with Mexican officials, including President Enrique Peña Nieto and the finance and energy ministers." - columnist Charles Stile- The Bergen Record
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