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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Treasury Official: State Revenue Surplus Will Go To Pensions

State revenues in New Jersey are on pace to exceed expectations, and Gov. Chris Christie’s administration will put the cash toward the state’s public pensions, his top treasury official said Wednesday.

05/06/2015

(l-r) David Wildstein has pleaded guilty, and Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly have been indicted, in the Bridgegate lane closure scandal in New Jersey. (Credits -- background image: Andrew Burton/Getty Images; Wildstein: Kena Betancur/Getty Images; Baroni: Port Authority; Kelly: CBS2)

Ex-Christie Allies Plead Not Guilty In ‘Bridgegate’ Probe

Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly, and his former top appointee at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Bill Baroni, entered the pleas through their attorneys Monday before a judge in Newark.

05/04/2015

David Wildstein, former Port Authority appointee of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, leaves the Federal Court on May 01, 2015 in Newark. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Former Port Authority Director Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges In Bridgegate Scandal

Former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official David Wildstein made the admissions in a federal court hearing Friday.

05/01/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Timeline Of Key Events In ‘Bridgegate’ Scandal

Here’s a timeline of the events surrounding the September 2013 closure of lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge and its fallout.

05/01/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Ex-Port Authority Official Reportedly To Plead Guilty In GWB Lane Closure Scandal

A guilty plea could soon come from the man who ordered the controversial lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

04/30/2015

Chris Christie, Mary Pat Christie

Chris Christie’s Wife, Mary Pat, Leaves Highly Lucrative Wall Street Job

Mary Pat Christie has been the family’s main breadwinner and reported earning more than $500,000 in the couple’s 2013 tax filings.

04/24/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address for fiscal year 2016 to the Legislature on Feb. 24, 2015, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Taken To Task Over Pension Funding At Town Hall Meeting

After a couple of days in New Hampshire, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was back in his home state Thursday – and he got an earful at a town hall meeting in Hasbrouck Heights.

04/16/2015

NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Christie Proposes Pushing Back Age Of Eligibility For Social Security, Medicare

Christie’s proposal is part of a plan he says will cut deficits by $1 trillion over a decade, an approach he said would confront the nation’s “biggest challenges in an honest way.”

04/14/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Fort Lee’s Legal Tab In GWB Lane Closures Scandal Continues To Grow

The additional spending brings the total amount for legal services related to the lane closures to $225,000.

04/11/2015

One World Trade Center is viewed from one of the top floors of the Four Seasons private residences at 30 Park Place on January 21, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

DA Probing Cowboys Owner’s Contract For One World Trade Observation Deck

Prosecutors are investigating the procurement process behind a contract awarded to Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ company to operate the observation deck at One World Trade Center.

04/09/2015

Traffic drives across the George Washington Bridge, which connects Fort Lee, NJ, and New York City, on Jan. 9, 2014 in Fort Lee, N.J.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Report: Indictments In ‘Bridgegate’ Scandal Could Be Looming

Although news of ‘Bridgegate’ have been out of headlines lately, local reports says the federal investigation appears to be coming to a head and indictments could be announced next week.

04/09/2015

Gov. Chris Christie announces $202 million flood control project for Union Beach, New Jersey (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Gov. Christie Unveils $202 Million Flood Control Project For Sandy-Ravaged Union Beach

The project will include the construction of thousands of feet of levees and flood walls as well as tide gates and pump stations.

04/08/2015

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Hip-Hop Artist Common Out As Commencement Speaker At Kean University

The school announced the Academy Award winner’s selection on Monday, but said Tuesday night he would not be the speaker.

04/01/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Argues With Teacher Over Exxon Mobil Settlement During Town Hall Meeting

The governor immediately pushed back against the teacher’s claims that the state could have gotten more from the settlement.

03/31/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address for fiscal year 2016 to the Legislature on Feb. 24, 2015, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Backs Legislation That Would Ban Abortion After 20 Weeks’ Pregnancy

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday that he is backing federal legislation that would ban abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy.

03/30/2015

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