Cumberland County Democratic Chairman Louis Magazzu says his decision to endorse Rob Andrews for U.S. Senate and place him on the organization line in the June 3 primary has more to do with a long-term relationship between the ten-term incumbent and is not about any dissatisfaction with the incumbent, Frank Lautenberg.Read More >
MORRISTOWN - Mayor Donald Cresitello today said he’s "99 percent certain" he will enter the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate even though U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews this week mounted his own challenge to Sen. Frank Lautenberg.
"This is a case of the power brokers battling, nothing more," said Cresitello of Andrews’ 11th hour entry into the race. "This is Andrews and Norcross and Lesniak and maybe Bergen all lining up together. This is Rothman desperate for support for himself, playing the Obama card.
"This is me, by contrast," he added, "clearly out there on my own, recognizing there are times when you need conservative solutions and times when you need liberal solutions, and that you shouldn’t be rigid. I really believe the people of New Jersey are tired of the power brokers picking the candidates."Read More >
Zhifei Li, the owner of an antique business in China, pleaded guilty today to organizing an illegal wildlife smuggling conspiracy in which 30 rhinoceros horns and numerous objects made from rhino horn and elephant ivory worth more than $4.5 million were smuggled from the United States to China.Read More >
Christie on bridge controversy: ‘I know you guys are obsessed with this, I’m not’ TRENTON – There’s “no doubt” in Gov. Chris Christie’s mind that the controversy over lane closures on the George Washington Bridge is being used by New Jersey Democrats as partisan game. “Inside the Statehouse there’s...
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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 >
"I know you guys are obsessed with this. I'm not." - Gov. Chris Christie on the George Washington Bridge story.- PolitickerNJ.com
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