Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who leads his re-election challenger by 30 percentage points in polls, won the support of Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, one of the state’s most influential Democratic leaders.
After seven years of Cory Booker, Newark will choose its first mayor in a race in which one candidate has criticized his opponent for ties to moneyed Wall Street interests and supporters of the other were charged with setting fire to a campaign bus.
A disclosure statement explaining the Texas Rangers reorganization plan was approved late yesterday. The bankruptcy judge in Fort Worth, Texas, scheduled a confirmation hearing for July 9 where the professional baseball club will ask for approval of the Chapter 11 plan billed as paying all creditors in full.
Americans seeking cheap insurance on the Obamacare health exchanges may be in for sticker shock if they get sick next year, as consumers trade lower premiums for out-of-pocket costs that can top $6,000 a person.
The mayor of Fort Lee, New Jersey, met with the lawyer for a New Jersey legislative committee probing the deliberate traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge ordered by allies of Governor Chris Christie.