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N.J. Officials: Spending Hit Record High In Last Month’s Elections

According to a preliminary report made public Thursday by the state Election Law Enforcement Commission, total spending was $124 million.


St. Sen. Barbara Buono and Gov. Chris Christie (credits: Barbara Buono for NJ, Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Christie Maintains Fundraising Juggernaut In Re-Election Bid

Challenger Barbara Buono, a Democrat, had reported raising “just under” $1.9 million, an amount that includes $1.1 million in matching funds.


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Ex-Newark Mayor Sharpe James Faces Lawsuit Over Campaign Funds

James ran Newark for more than 20 years and was also a state senator before he was convicted in 2008 and sent to prison on charges of abusing his office by steering city-owned land to his one-time mistress.


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New Jersey Cable Deregulation Bill On Hold

Telephone and cable companies support the measure, which was fast-tracked through the Assembly and was on its way to the governor’s desk before hitting a roadblock.