Ed Forchion, the marijuana activist known as the New Jersey Weedman, became a fixture at the Statehouse in Trenton by setting up camp in his Weed Mobile and indulging in his favorite cause. Once, he lit up on the Assembly floor.
More than half of New Jersey voters say they believe a report that found Governor Chris Christie had no involvement in politically motivated traffic jams was conducted mainly to help his reputation, not as a fair and unbiased investigation.
A plurality of New Jerseyans say they think Governor Chris Christie withheld Hurricane Sandy aid from some towns as a political ploy and doubt his word on the George Washington Bridge scandal, according to a Rutgers- Eagleton poll released today.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie trounced his Democratic opponent to win a second term and bragging rights as a potential 2016 Republican candidate for U.S. president who can appeal across party lines.
Chris Christie began his second term as New Jersey governor with Democratic state legislators aligning in a probe of whether his administration orchestrated tie-ups at the George Washington Bridge as political payback.
At the height of tourist season, 150,000 people vacation on Long Beach Island, an 18-mile stretch of New Jersey shore. The crowds are gone by October, when the traffic signals blink amber along the main boulevard.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie withstood critics when he killed a $12.4 billion transit tunnel under the Hudson River to New York City. Now, on the verge of his second term, he’s at the center of another commuter fury over four days of traffic tie-ups at the George Washington Bridge, the world’s busiest.