Federal regulators are accusing former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine of failing to properly manage MF Global, which misused customer funds before its 2011 collapse.
County Executive Joe DiVincenzo became the latest in a string of Democrat to endorse Christie’s re-election bid against Democratic Sen. Barbara Buono of Metuchen. He issued the endorsement Tuesday.
The liberal Democrat from New Jersey died Monday after suffering complications from viral pneumonia. At 89, he was the oldest member of the Senate and the last of 115 World War II veterans to serve there.
Though the former Democratic governor doesn’t even live in New Jersey anymore, Gov. Chris Christie keeps bringing up the name of the opponent he unseated in 2009.
The trustee in the MF Global Holdings bankruptcy case has sued ex-CEO Jon Corzine and other former executives, alleging that they “failed to act in good faith” while running the company.
He said he’ll support the Democratic nominee, whoever it is, and that he’ll seek re-election to the state Senate.
New Jersey St. Sen. Dick Codey has filled in as governor on multiple occasions, and is apparently now considering a run for the job.
Christie said he wants New Jerseyans to know that he’s “in this for the long haul” as he leads the state’s recovery from Superstorm Sandy.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie derided Montana Democrat U.S. Sen. Jon Tester on Friday as a “phony” who does not represent the state’s values, as he urged Republicans to rally behind the campaign of Tester challenger Denny Rehberg.
The first-term Republican says his first foreign trip was designed to tout business and trade opportunities in New Jersey for Israelis. It also helped him get a better grasp of the unique security challenges facing the volatile region
Edith O’Brien, the former assistant treasurer, says Jon Corzine ordered the money shifted to one of the firm’s bank accounts overseas, according to a memo that cited an email.
When MF Global, the financial company headed by former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine, came crashing down last fall, $1.2 billion vanished.
Former New Jersey Gov. Corzine told a Senate panel Tuesday that he never told anyone to “misuse” customer money that vanished when MF Global collapsed this fall.
Jon Corzine swore to tell the truth — as far as he knows it — about the crash of the brokerage firm he ran, which fell apart this fall in the eighth largest bankruptcy in United States history.
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.