You are here

NJ Politics

Subscribe to NJ Politics feed
New Jersey political news. Statehouse coverage. Governor Chris Christie. Movable Type Enterprise 4.29-advance
Updated: 19 hours 19 min ago

How will Trump better your life? A Northeast transplant in Oklahoma explains

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:07
'Red State Roulette,' part of our ongoing series that takes New Jerseyans' questions directly to Donald Trump supporters, is back today. We meet Paul DeAngelis in Tulsa, Okla. Matt Arco | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/MatthewArco/index.html
Categories: Politics

Is Bernie Sanders sabotaging the Democratic Party?

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:00
Are Bernie Sanders' supporters the future of the party? The Tylt http://connect.nj.com/user/TheTylt/index.html
Categories: Politics

Trump aides regret tossing Christie's transition plan, report says

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:48
The New York Times included Gov. Chris Christie on a list of 20 people outside the White House from whom President Donald Trump often seeks advice. Brent Johnson | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/bdjohnson/index.html
Categories: Politics

End N.Y.'s transit dysfunction by merging all rails into a single Penn Station | Opinion

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 09:22
A singular Penn Station would result in a change in perspective on the part of Amtrak, LIRR and NJTransit with respect to their individual train services. Star-Ledger Guest Columnist http://connect.nj.com/user/njoslguest/index.html
Categories: Politics

Anti-Semitic incidents rose in N.J. and nation during 2016 campaign, after Trump win

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 07:35
The Anti-Defamation League said the largest increase in incidents occurred after the 2016 presidential election. Jonathan D. Salant | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/jsalant/index.html
Categories: Politics

Sick days are for sick people | Sheneman cartoon

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 07:30
And snow days are for school kids. Drew Sheneman | The Star-Ledger http://connect.nj.com/user/ddshenem/index.html
Categories: Politics

Shame on Berkeley. Even dim bulbs deserve free speech | Editorial

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 07:03
Sure, back in the 1960's, the attempt was to silence students about black civil rights. But everyone's entitled to their say in a free society - even a poisonous harpy like Ann Coulter. Star-Ledger Editorial Board http://connect.nj.com/user/njosledit/index.html
Categories: Politics

AG wants automatic jail time for gun cases under N.J. bail reform

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 07:00
AG asks for tougher pre-trial rules for gun crimes, eluding. Defense attorneys say no way. S.P. Sullivan | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/sp_sullivan/index.html
Categories: Politics

The surprise we found in reddest of the red states, Oklahoma

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 06:15
Oklahoma is as red as a state as it gets. Would Dem-leaning N.J. find a lot of common ground with people here? Just listen to our new friends. Matt Arco | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/MatthewArco/index.html
Categories: Politics

Your property taxes are sky-high. Here's what N.J. governor candidates would do about it.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 06:05
Poll after poll finds property taxes as the single biggest issue in the 2017 We got you some answers on how the candidates will handle them. Claude Brodesser-Akner | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/cbakner/index.html
Categories: Politics

Christie hasn't heard much about packed trains. Imagine our surprise | Editorial

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 05:30
Quit complaining about your commute, he says. This limo is no joy ride, either. Star-Ledger Editorial Board http://connect.nj.com/user/njosledit/index.html
Categories: Politics

Christie in Paterson to commend drug-recovery efforts

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 17:06
Gov. Christie, was was just appointed to lead a White House commission to address the opioid addiction, appeared at a city ceremony Sunday. Sara Jerde | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/sarajerde/index.html
Categories: Politics

What 2 ex-N.J. governors say about unused sick pay; railroad repairs; Syria and N. Korea

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 17:01
Former N.J. governors Tom Kean, a Republican, and Brendan T. Byrne, a Democrat, weigh in on the state's most pressing issues. Star-Ledger Staff http://connect.nj.com/user/njoslstaff/index.html
Categories: Politics

Bail reform's not perfect. But remember who used to walk free? | Editorial

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 14:45
One of the killers in the Short Hills mall murder was out on bail at the time, as was the main perpetrator of the Newark schoolyard shooting. Star-Ledger Editorial Board http://connect.nj.com/user/njosledit/index.html
Categories: Politics

N.J. assemblyman: Rededicate income tax to school funding, cut property taxes | Opinion

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 10:34
With this simple amendment to the state Constitution, property taxes could be cut by 35 percent and school funding would increase by $600 million. Star-Ledger Guest Columnist http://connect.nj.com/user/njoslguest/index.html
Categories: Politics

Any buyers' remorse with Trump approval at historic lows at 100-day mark?

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 09:31
The first 100 days has been an administration benchmark since President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Jonathan D. Salant | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/jsalant/index.html
Categories: Politics

Here's another thing Chris Christie hates about being governor | The Auditor

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 08:30
He hates every beat he hears of a drum. He does not want to stand and cheer as they come. He does not love a parade. The Auditor | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com http://connect.nj.com/user/njoauditor/index.html
Categories: Politics

Chris Christie is a hot property | Sheneman cartoon

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 07:30
He's available for weddings and Bar Mitvahs. Drew Sheneman | The Star-Ledger http://connect.nj.com/user/ddshenem/index.html
Categories: Politics

At 100 days, Trump is a flop. But I'm still scared | Moran

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 05:30
He has signed no significant legislation. His travel ban was blocked. His low poll numbers break records. But stay afraid: he could recover, and even win a second term. Tom Moran | Star-Ledger Editorial Board http://connect.nj.com/user/tmoran/index.html
Categories: Politics

War-happy media are encouraging Donald Trump to indulge his crazy side | Mulshine

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 05:25
What accounts for the orgy of approval from the media for Donald Trump's trigger-happy attack on a would-be ally in Syria? Whatever it is, you guys better stop before someone gets hurt Paul Mulshine | The Star Ledger http://connect.nj.com/user/pmulshin/index.html
Categories: Politics

Pages