Governor Christie

Christie Omits NJ’s ‘Transportation Trust Fund’ From Budget AddressGov. Chris Christie made news on the state's beleaguered Transportation Trust Fund this week by not mentioning it in his 25-minute budget address.
NJ Homeowners Feel The Pinch As Property Taxes Rise Despite CapHigh property taxes have some homeowners in New Jersey feeling the pinch, taxes went up dramatically in 2014 despite a cap.
Families Press Lawmakers For Answers About ‘Return Home New Jersey’ ProgramParents of disabled adults say they are getting the run-around from state agencies in their fight to keep their relatives safe.
Study Underway To Gauge Effectiveness Of New Coastal Protection MethodsGov. Chris Christie's administration and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are launching a study of the effectiveness of new methods to protect coastal towns from storms.
Christie On The Defensive As Commuters Gripe About Mass Transit DelaysNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie was on the hot seat on Friday night, accused of not doing enough to help commuters.
State Committee Set To Hear From Christie Chief Of Staff Kevin O'DowdThe New Jersey state committee investigating the scandal at the George Washington Bridge is set to hear from one of Governor Christie's top aides.
Christie Administration Proposes New Rules For Access To Affordable HousingUnder pressure from the state Supreme Court, Gov. Chris Christie's administration proposed new rules Wednesday for how many homes should be within financial reach for lower-income people in each town in the state.
Report: Fort Lee Mayor Claims He Was Courted By Christie Camp For YearsFort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich has launched more claims against Governor Chris Christie's administration.
Report: Gov. Christie Downplays Road Closures At George Washington Bridge ApproachThis is the second time in a week Christie faced questions about the lane closings that some Democrats believe were executed to pay back a Democratic mayor who refused to endorse Christie for re-election. Christie has denied it.
Shore Towns Vote To Move On Land Needed For Protective Dune SystemThe votes authorize the towns to acquire small strips of land by negotiation or by seizing it under the power of eminent domain. Any land seized would have to be paid for.
Jersey Shore Revenues Down 40 Percent In Spite Of Pricey Ad Campaign Jersey Shore communities issued a dire progress report on the last weekend of the summer. Some towns announced that they had lost millions of dollars in beach revenue in 2013 despite a massive summer ad campaign.
Parades And Beach Trips Mark Independence Day In New JerseyIt was a special celebration for many in New Jersey, just months after Sandy ravaged the Garden State, flags and revelers were out as residents took in parades and hit the beach.