A poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind this morning shows that eight in ten (80%) of New Jersey residents support the continuation of public funding for the preservation of open space and farmland, similar to results of a survey from a year ago (83%).Read More >
In an apparent slap at home county golden boy Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop, financially well-heeled Hoboken Councilwoman Beth Mason will host a dessert reception for South Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-3) at next week's League of Municipalities in Atlantic City.Read More >
The Committee of Seventy in Philadelphia, a nonpartisan political watchdog and voter advocacy group, said tonight that Gov. Chris Christie has canceled a scheduled Thursday appearance with the group.Read More >
The man reported to be at the center of a controversy over lane closures on the George Washington Bridge is resigning from the Port Authority, according to published reports.Read More >
By Christopher Durkin Many New Jersey lawmakers have fought to make it easier to vote. And there has been considerable progress in terms of voter access and information. Voter registration has been made easier, with forms available online that... Read More >
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