Gov. Jon Corzine

Medical Marijuana (credit: CBS 2)

N.J.’s 1st Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens In Montclair

About 20 patients were scheduled to meet with staff Thursday at the Greenleaf Compassion Center in Montclair.

12/06/2012

Medical Marijuana (file/credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

State: Medical Marijuana Will Be Subject To New Jersey Sales Tax

The Division of Taxation made the decision in keeping with the intent of the original medical marijuana legislation signed by Gov. Jon Corzine in 2010, according to State Treasury spokesman Andy Pratt.

11/27/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg with anchor Michael Wallace in WCBS Newsradio 880 Studio 11A - New York, NY - Dec 8, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Talks Cabs, Education, More In Interview At WCBS 880’s New Studios

Bloomberg visited WCBS Newsradio 880’s new studios at 345 Hudson Street this morning and participated in an extensive interview with anchors Michael Wallace and Pat Carroll, as well as veteran political reporter Rich Lamb.

12/08/2011

Former New Jersey Gov. Dick Codey is interviewed by Wayne Cabot - New York, NY - Aug 4, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Former New Jersey Gov. Dick Codey Talks Corruption, Presidential Politics, And More

Codey, never shy to speak his mind, didn’t disappoint when he stopped by WCBS Newsradio 880’s studios and spoke at length with afternoon drive anchor Wayne Cabot.

08/04/2011

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

NJ Gov. Chris Christie To Allow Medical Marijuana Law To Go Forward

Christie says he will allow the state to begin dispensing medical marijuana despite his concerns over whether federal authorities could prosecute state regulators.

07/19/2011

NJ State Senate President Stephen Sweeney (file / credit: New Jersey Senate Democrats)

WCBS 880 Interview: NJ St. Sen. Pres. Stephen Sweeney Talks Politics, Credit, And More

Gov. Chris Christie has been getting all the attention for signing that pension reform law in New Jersey that forces state workers to contribute a lot more for their health coverage and retirement.

06/29/2011

President Barack Obama makes a statement on his birth certificate at the White House in Washington, DC, on April 27, 2011. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama’s NYC Campaign Donations May Not Be So Plentiful This Time

New York City has been one of President Barack Obama’s favorite places to raise campaign cash, but his anti-Wall Street policies are apparently taking their toll.

04/27/2011

Village Hall - Sagaponack, NY (file / credit: Americasroof via Wikipedia)

$44 Million Mansion In Sagaponack Not Enough For Owner

In Sagaponack, the new owners of a whopping $44 million mansion have asked the village board for permission to tear the 6,165-square-foot home down and start all over again.

04/26/2011

NJ Politician Quits On Day She Earned Pension

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — State officials confirm that a veteran New Jersey politician quit her part-time government job on the day she qualified for a state pension. The Record reported Saturday that Susan Bass Levin […]

11/13/2010

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, in Trenton, N.J. (Credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Panel: NJ State Workers Get Black Friday Off

New Jersey’s Public Employment Relations Commission says state workers would be ‘irreparably harmed” if they don’t get the day after Thanksgiving off.

11/11/2010

Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting - Moorestown, NJ - Oct 28, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

NJ Gov. Chris Christie Announces 1,200 Job Cuts

New Jersey plans to reduce the state public employee workforce by 1,200 jobs through layoffs and attrition early next year.

11/04/2010