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Luis Quintana, the new mayor of Newark. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

NJ Elected Officials Find ‘Worst Conditions’ At Recently Inspected Newark Boarding Home

State Sen. Richard Codey and Newark Mayor Luis Quintana made a surprise visit Thursday to a Third Avenue boarding home and found rodents, the smell of urine and prescription pills laying out.

03/28/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie enters the Borough Hall in Fort Lee to apologize to Mayor Mark Sokolich on January 9, 2014 in Fort Lee. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Special Committee To Investigate George Washington Bridge Lane Closures

Prominent Republicans leapt to Gov. Chris Christie’s defense while Democrats say it’s difficult to believe he knew nothing about a plan by a top aide to close lanes at a the George Washington Bridge.

01/13/2014

Texting and driving (credit: CBS 2)

Codey Calls For Ban On Texting While At Red Lights In New Jersey

The former governor said that texting behind the wheel, even at a red light, is dangerous.

11/13/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the statehouse in Trenton on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Christie Calls For October Special Election To Fill Lautenberg’s Senate Seat

The governor made an announcement during a Tuesday afternoon news conference in Trenton. The special primary would be Aug. 13, with the special election held Oct. 16.

06/04/2013

Julie Hermann (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

New Rutgers Athletic Director Denies Allegations Of Past Abuse

Julie Hermann was tapped for AD after a scandal surrounding the Rutgers men’s basketball head coach led to several firings.

05/26/2013

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

NJ Democrats Weigh Potential Challengers To Take On Christie

New Jersey Democratic state senate leaders gathered in Trenton ahead of Tuesday’s State of the State address from Gov. Chris Christie.

01/07/2013

NJ Transit train (credit: CBS 2)

Elimination Of Popular NJ TRANSIT Express Train Angers Commuters

Call it rail rage. Commuters were hot under the collar Monday over changes to NJ Transit’s train schedule. But there may be a light at the end of the tunnel.

10/22/2012

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

Rumor: NJ Attorney General Paula Dow May Step Down

“I’ve been hearing rumors and everyone else for the last six months that she would like to go and become a judge,” said State Senator and former Governor Richard Codey.

11/11/2011

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

Thomas Pfaff, A. J. Ogilvy

Officials: Senior Resident Of Newark Boarding Home Assaulted

The Essex County prosecutor is stepping in to investigate a vicious beating of a senior citizen at a Newark boarding home.

05/05/2011

Former N.J. Gov. Richard J. Codey (credit: AP)

Ex-NJ Gov. Codey Takes On Political Bosses In Book

The longtime New Jersey lawmaker who spent over a year in the state’s executive office after Gov. Jim McGreevey resigned amid a sex scandal is blasting some political bosses in a forthcoming book.

03/14/2011