With Christie On The Campaign Trail, Democrats Pickup Three Seats In New JerseyIt remained to be seen how the election results would impact issues like funding road projects and pension reform.
Connecticut Business Leaders Say State Democrats’ Budget Plan Will Be A DisasterBusiness leaders from Fairfield County heard from state lawmakers, Republican and Democrat, about their parties' budget plans.
GOP Takes Control Of U.S. Senate For First Time In Eight YearsControl of the U.S. Senate was the major question as voters headed to the polls around the nation Tuesday.
N.J. Lawmakers Pass Tax Hikes On Corporations, Wealthy; Christie Expected To VetoThe Democrat-controlled New Jersey Legislature voted Thursday to raise taxes on companies and high-earning individuals while fully funding pension funds for public employees, but no one doubts that Gov. Chris Christie will veto the measure.
N.J. Budget Committees Advance Bills To Raise Taxes On Corporations, High EarnersThe New Jersey State Assembly budget committee on Tuesday night advanced bills to raise taxes on corporations and the wealthy, as an alternative to Gov. Chris Christie's plan to slash the state's contribution to public employee pension funds.
New Jersey Dems Seek To Remove 'Weedman' From November BallotEd Forchion said the move shows the rising tide of pro-marijuana voters that a mainstream political party is worried that he could siphon off votes.
Policy Analyst Jeff Bell Wins GOP Primary To Face Sen. Cory BookerFormer Washington policy analyst Jeff Bell won a tight race Tuesday night for the GOP Senate primary nomination in New Jersey.
Christie Blames Democrats For N.J. Budget Problems At GOP Governor's MeetingA defiant New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday shrugged off a mounting budget crisis and blamed Democrats for economic problems in the state that threaten to further taint his presidential ambitions.
Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
Senate Dems Drop Bomb On Congress, Go 'Nuclear' To End Washington GridlockOn Thursday, Senate Democrats voted to deny Republicans the power to filibuster and block presidential appointments. It's called the "'nuclear option," and it hit congress like a bomb.
Democrats Retake Mayor's Office In Stamford, Conn.Democrats on Tuesday night retook control of the mayor's office in Stamford, Conn., with businessman David Martin defeating former Lt. Gov. Michael Fedele.
Pundit: Mangano-Suozzi II Is Turning Into The 'Thrilla In Mineola'The race for Nassau County executive is getting national attention. The county’s nearly 1.5 million residents have been known to set voting trends.