Senate President Stephen Sweeney
With a special legislative committee probing the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal, lawmakers were closely listening to Gov. Chris Christie’s State of the State speech on Tuesday.
State Senate President Stephen Sweeney says he’ll block two major education reform proposals sought by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
A New Jersey lawmaker’s comments about Gov. Chris Christie are drawing a lot criticism. State Senate President Stephen Sweeney said he wanted to quote: “punch the governor in the head” for cutting the budget. On Thursday he explained why.
Some Democrats are vowing to fight a provision in a proposed health benefits law that would limit New Jersey public workers’ access to out-of-state medical care.
Much like Felix and Oscar of “Odd Couple” fame, Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic state Senate President Stephen Sweeney are learning to live together and breaking some china in the process.