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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

A man smokes a joint (file/credit: PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie: Tax Revenue From Marijuana Sales Is ‘Blood Money’

Gov. Chris Christie is reiterating his opposition to legalizing marijuana for recreational use and says tax revenue from sales of the drug amount to “blood money.”

03/25/2015

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)

Gov. Christie: Candidates Need To Be Blunt To Win

Gov. Chris Christie has traveled to Morris County to sell his budget plans for the upcoming year.

03/24/2015

An American flag (Photo: CBS 2)

Flags Flown At Half-Staff In New Jersey For Marine Killed In Florida Helicopter Crash

Gov. Chris Christie ordered flags on Monday lowered in memory of Capt. Stanford Henry Shaw III.

03/23/2015

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Gov. Christie Signs Bill Allowing Sale Of Tesla Cars In New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Gov. Chris Christie has signed a measure that would allow the sale of Tesla and other zero-emission cars in New Jersey. Christie signed the bill Wednesday. The new law comes about […]

03/18/2015

Citizens and the Mayor of Jersey City are concerned about the future of Liberty State Park. (Credit: CBS2)

Liberty State Park Projects Subject To Agency Approval Under New Bill

Any plans to commercially develop Liberty State Park would be subject to approval by New Jersey’s chief environmental official under new legislation in the Assembly.

03/17/2015

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: Overhaul Of Pension System Would Fix Sins Of Past Administrations

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said at a town hall meeting Tuesday that he is working to fix the sins of past administrations by pushing for an overhaul of the state’s pension and health benefit system for public workers.

03/17/2015

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