Eye On Politics: Cory Booker Wants 'New Blood' In U.S. Senate"It's time that we have voices in Washington that are not about left or right, but really about getting problems solved, bringing people together, and really making progress," Booker said Wednesday.
N.J. Supreme Court Won't Hear Arguments On Special Election DateNew Jersey's top court has decided not to hear arguments on when Gov. Chris Christie has scheduled a special U.S. Senate election, effectively leaving the date at Oct. 16.
N.J. Senate Hopeful Wants Debates Ahead Of August Special Election PrimaryRep. Frank Pallone released a statement Monday saying voters should be able to make a decision that is not "based solely on slick TV ads and 20-second sound bites.''
Primary Battles Set As Deadline Passes To Enter New Jersey Senate RaceGov. Chris Christie decided to schedule a primary for August and a special general election for October.
Christie Picks Chiesa For Senate As Holt Announces Run For Lautenberg's SeatNew Jersey Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa, a registered Republican, will hold the office until a special election takes place in October and Christie said Chiesa will not run for the seat. He will take office on Monday.
National Anti-Bullying Measure Named For Tyler Clementi Introduced In House And SenateThe Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act would require all colleges and universities that receive federal student aid to have in place anti-harassment policies.
Rep. Rush Holt Proposes New Jersey Battlefield Preservation ActSome of the historic spots that would benefit from the funding include George Washington's camp in Morristown and the British campground in Middletown.
Christie On Keynote Address At RNC: 'I’m On Lockdown, Baby'With Isaac moving away from Tampa, the Republican National Convention is finally in full swing. Taking center stage on Tuesday night will be New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.