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“April Fools” from the former Corzine Staffers at the New Jersey Policy Perspective

April 1, 2013

Today’s report from Jon Corzine’s former employees at the New Jersey Policy Perspective is clearly an “April Fools’” joke by a notoriously liberal “hatchet group” employing the holiday to try and pass itself off as a credible organization.

New Jersey’s unemployment rate falls to 9.3 percent in February as state adds 13,000 jobs

March 28, 2013

New Jersey’s jobless rate dropped by two-tenths to 9.3 percent in February, according to preliminary figures released Thursday.

N.J. fire chiefs’ union backs Christie’s re-election bid

March 28, 2013

The New Jersey Career Fire Chiefs Association endorsed Governor Christie’s re-election bid today, a month after a firefighters union backed his likely Democratic challenger.

Republicans announce legislative slate in Essex and Morris County’s 27th District

March 28, 2013

A Republican property tax attorney announced today that he would try to unseat state Sen. Richard Codey (D-Essex) in the 27th District, which includes parts of Essex and Morris Counties.

Ben Sparks Named New NJGOP Communications Director

March 25, 2013

The New Jersey Republican Party Chairman Samuel Raia has named Ben Sparks Communications Director of the NJGOP, effective Monday, March 4.

Gov. Christie rallies Republicans in Bergen, ‘New Jersey’s biggest swing county’

March 25, 2013

Gov. Chris Christie rallied the Republican faithful Thursday night, calling on members of the Bergen County Republican Organization (BCRO) to put aside differences within the party to focus on a win in November.

Chris Christie touts record tourism during trip to Atlantic City

March 25, 2013

Pushing back against the impression that Hurricane Sandy decimated the state’s entire coastline, Gov. Chris Christie touted record tourism revenue yesterday during a swing through the South Jersey shore.

GOP taps Bengivenga and Goldhamer to run with Stahl in LD 18

March 25, 2013

South Plainfield Councilman Rob Bengivenga and financial services professional Lisa Goldhamer today announced they will run for State Assembly on a ticket with East Brunswick Mayor and State Senate Candidate David Stahl.

Christie grabs Lakewood endorsements

March 25, 2013

Gov. Chris Christie today grabbed two new endorsements in Lakewood, receiving support from both the township’s mayor and its Orthodox Jewish community.

NJ job growth last year was biggest since 2000

March 25, 2013

New Jersey’s economy added 66,400 jobs in 2012 and ended the year with an unemployment rate of 9.5 percent, the government reported Monday.