A four-way battle for the “heart of the Democratic Party” in New Jersey enters its first full day today as U.S. Representative Frank Pallone and state Assembly Speaker Sheila Oliver jump into the race to replace U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg, who died last week.
Ten New Jersey organizations filed court papers backing a challenge to the decision by Republican Governor Chris Christie to hold a special election on Oct. 16 to replace U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg, who died last week.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a Republican seeking a second term in November, called for a special election in October to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by yesterday’s death of Frank Lautenberg.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie named state attorney general Jeffrey Chiesa as the interim replacement for the late U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg, as politicians began lining up to fill the remainder of his term.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a critic of President Barack Obama’s health-care overhaul, reversed course to seek a Medicaid expansion in his $32.9 billion spending plan proposed as he pursues re-election.
Rutgers University general counsel John Wolf resigned after criticism of his role in the investigation of basketball coach Mike Rice, who was fired last week for physically and verbally abusing players.