The ethics head for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Caren Z. Turner, was forced to resign after a video emerged of her berating police officers during Easter weekend.
Rep. Tom MacArthur (R., N.J.) on Tuesday received an endorsement from one of the state’s most influential labor groups for staying “true to his word” on building trades issues.
A New Jersey Democrat running for Congress told local reporters he isn’t in favor of a fast repeal of President Donald Trump’s tax reform law, but his website says otherwise as he calls for voters to take action against the tax reform law.
New Jersey’s newly minted Democratic governor spent $13,000 of taxpayer funds to create an office for his wife, who has no constitutional role in state government, down the hall from his own.
Two-time failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is set to give a paid speech at Rutgers University on Thursday, but she will rake in significantly less money than what she received in 2014 to deliver speeches at UCLA and other campuses.
Senators Cory Booker (N.J.) and Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.), who top the list of potential Democratic challengers to President Donald Trump in 2020, both announced last week that they would forgo accepting donations from corporate PACs in an effort to cure the corrosive effect they say special interest spending has had on the political system. But neither extended their pledge to labor unions and ideological groups.
Rutgers University announced it no longer employs the former Syrian diplomat who represented President Bashar al-Assad’s bloody regime in the United Nations and accused Israel of organ-trafficking, after the administration defended the hire publicly.
The 10 most popular governors in the U.S. are all Republicans, according to a newly released survey.