New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said he won’t nominate state Supreme Court Justice Helen Hoens for a new term because he expected Democratic lawmakers to deny tenure to the Republican jurist.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie defended the hiring of his two rejected state Supreme Court nominees for government jobs, saying experience, not patronage, got them their new positions.
Governor Chris Christie, a Republican who last year rejected a bill to legalize same-sex marriage in New Jersey, said the U.S. Supreme Court’s rulings yesterday on the issue were misguided.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said he wants to put the first-ever Asian-American and an openly gay justice on the state’s Supreme Court, after denying tenure for the bench’s only black member.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said the Senate’s rejection last week of Phillip Kwon, his nominee for the state Supreme Court, was a “disgrace” and he hasn’t selected a replacement.
More than 100 bankers claim Commerzbank AG broke a pledge by Dresdner Bank, which it bought in 2009, to set aside about $516 million for bonuses and are asking a U.K. court this week to order that they be paid.
"It's not like it's an old buddy that I'm putting into a job."
- Bruce Harris on Jul 31, 2012