Sen. Ray Lesniak
New Jersey announced a $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil on Thursday that state officials say is the largest environmental settlement in state history.
Republican Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed a politically charged bill that would have banned the use of certain pig cages in his state.
State Sen. Ray Lesniak argues the roads are crumbling, and the proposed 4-cent per gallon increase each year for the next six years could pay for the needed improvements.
Christie defeated conservative Seth Grossman in the Republican primary, and Buono won over Troy Webster, an aide to the mayor of East Orange, in the Democratic primary on Tuesday night.
New Jersey lawmakers are considering big changes in the way people can gamble in Atlantic City and beyond.