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New Jersey Statehouse in Trenton (file)

New Jersey Voters Approve State Minimum Wage Hike

New Jersey residents on Tuesday approved raising the state’s minimum wage by $1, to $8.25 an hour, as well as to provide for automatic cost-of-living increases as 10 other states already do.

11/06/2013

Gov. Chris Christie Victory

Christie: ‘I Will Govern With The Spirit Of Sandy’

A lopsided race for governor in New Jersey will be decided Tuesday when voters choose between Republican Gov. Chris Christie and Democrat Barbara Buono.

11/05/2013

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) (credit: booker.senate.gov)

Sen. Cory Booker Maintains Optimism About Bringing Change To Washington

It’s Election Day across the region. But newly sworn in Sen. Cory Booker gets to sit this one out. He was elected to take over the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s seat last month in a special election.

11/05/2013

Rudy Giuliani at a campaign stop with Joe Lhota on Staten Island on Nov. 1, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Giuliani Joins Lhota, Christie On Campaign Stops

Largely absent from Lhota’s campaign, Giuliani swooped in Friday to rally seniors on Staten Island’s South Shore.

11/01/2013

Gov. Chris Christie shakes a woman's hand in Little Ferry, NJ during a visit with HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, August 20, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Poll: New Jersey Voters Want Christie To Run For President

A Quinnipiac University poll of likely New Jersey voters released Tuesday shows 48 percent say they would like to see the Republican run for president in 2016. Forty-one percent would not.

10/29/2013