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Barbara Buono, Chris Christie (credit: Buono For Governor/Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie, Buono Take Jabs At Each Other On Election Eve

On Election eve Monday, Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic rival Barbara Buono were each making a last-minute push for votes.

11/04/2013

Tamra Roberts Lhota

Tamra Roberts Lhota Talks About Life As Wife, Top Adviser To Mayoral Candidate

Tamra Roberts Lhota, the wife of Republican mayoral contender Joe Lhota, is also one of his closest advisers.

10/30/2013

NYC mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota (credit: Getty Images)

Mayoral Debate Postponed For Sandy Anniversary

A debate scheduled for Tuesday has been postponed one night to honor the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, at the request of both mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota.

10/27/2013

Cuomo Endorses Suozzi

Cuomo Endorses Suozzi For Nassau County Executive

Democratic Nassau County executive candidate Thomas Suozzi picked up a high-profile endorsement Saturday.

10/26/2013

Al Sharpton

Lhota, De Blasio Both Make Appearances With Rev. Sharpton

Mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota both made appearances Saturday with the Rev. Al Sharpton, who recently celebrated his birthday.

10/05/2013

Gov. Chris Christie

Christie On ‘CBS Sunday Morning:’ ‘What I Am Is A Fighter’

In a wide-ranging interview on “CBS Sunday Morning,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie characterized himself as a “fighter,” who is “willing to mix it up to defend his or her point of view.”

09/29/2013

NYC mayoral candidates Joe Lhota and Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

Lhota Criticizes De Blasio For Cutting Back On Campaign Appearances

Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota has been criticizing Democratic rival Bill de Blasio this week for what he calls de Blasio’s post-primary slack.

09/28/2013

Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford (file / Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Connecticut Dems Slam GOP Rival For Allegations Against Malloy

Connecticut state Democrats criticized potential Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley and called for an apology Sunday, after he leveled several unsubstantiated conflict-of-interest allegations against Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

09/15/2013

Chris Christie (credit: Michael Loccisano
Getty Images/ Entertainment)

Christie To Launch Commercials For Reelection Campaign

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Campaign commercials for

09/10/2013

Joseph Lhota (file/credit: Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

Lhota On Possible Bloomberg Endorsement: ‘I’m Not Really Focused On It Right Now’

A published report this week said Mayor Michael Bloomberg might endorse Republican Joe Lhota if Bill de Blasio wins the Democratic nomination for mayor, but Lhota said his focus is elsewhere.

09/07/2013

Joseph Lhota (file / credit: Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

Reports: Lhota Thinks It Wasn’t ‘Appropriate’ To Stop Subways For Kittens

Republican mayoral candidate and former Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Joe Lhota reportedly said this week that he did not think it was “appropriate” to shut down two subway lines for a pair of lost kittens.

08/31/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan

Expert: Booker Likely To Emerge Victorious In Senate Race

Democrat Cory Booker was set to face Republican Steve Lonegan for the U.S. Senate seat in New Jersey following the primary this week, and an expert said Booker will likely cruise to victory.

08/17/2013

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Poll: Commissioner Kelly Would Be A Game-Changer In Mayoral Race

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is not running for mayor, but one pollster said her survey shows voters would love for him to do so.

05/29/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie updates members of the media on damage and recovery efforts related to Superstorm Sandy on October 30, 2012 in Ewing, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

2012: A Big Year For New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

From public squabbles with detractors to kudos after Superstorm Sandy, what a year 2012 has been for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

12/29/2012

Rudolph Giuliani, Joseph Lhota

Giuliani Says He’ll Back Lhota In Possible Race For Mayor

Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani thinks Metropolitan Transit Authority Chairman Joseph Lhota would make a perfect successor to Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

11/21/2012

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