Black Democratic bishop backs Christie

July 9, 2013

Gov. Christie on Monday netted the endorsement of one of the state’s most prominent black Democrats, Bishop Reginald T. Jackson, solely because of the governor’s position on school-choice policies.

DGA so far a bit player in Gov.’s race

July 9, 2013

In February, when hopes were high for a competitive gubernatorial contest in New Jersey, the Democratic Governor’s Association pledged its assisatnce to Democratic challenger Barbara Buono.

Is Barbara Buono a Corzine clone? She’s certainly marketing herself that way

June 25, 2013

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Barbara Buono likes to feign being offended when the Chris Christie campaign portrays her as being a clone of Jon Corzine.

Democratic mayor from Point Pleasant backs Christie’s re-election

June 24, 2013

Point Pleasant Borough Mayor William G. Schroeder this afternoon endorsed the re-election of Gov. Chris Christie.

N.J. Democrats in Disarray as Christie Fractures Majority Party

June 24, 2013

President Barack Obama hugged Chris Christie. Bill Clinton shook his hand. Thirty-one Democrats endorsed the Republican New Jersey governor’s re-election bid.

Democratic state Sen. Brian Stack endorses Christie, says Buono doesn’t compare

June 11, 2013

Gov. Chris Christie picked up another endorsement from a powerful Democrat today.

PolitiFact N.J.: Barbara Buono record on taxes, debt targeted in GOP ad

June 10, 2013

“Barbara Buono by the numbers: As a Trenton politician, she voted to raise taxes 154 times,” a narrator states during the ad.

With ‘Today’ Appearance and Ribbon Cutting, Christie Opens Jersey Shore

May 24, 2013

In a ribbon cutting for the record books, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie proclaimed Friday that the Jersey Shore was reopen for business after superstorm Sandy.

New Jersey added 3,300 jobs in April, state reports

May 17, 2013

New Jersey added 3,300 jobs in April, and the unemployment rate declined from 9 percent to 8.7 percent, its lowest level in four years, offering some sign that the state’s economy is improving.

New Jersey’s unemployment rate lowest since 2009

May 17, 2013

New Jersey’s unemployment rate fell again in April to 8.7 percent, the lowest it’s been in four years, the state Department of Labor said Thursday.