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  • chris christie
  • Gov. Chris Christie was "nervous" about the possibility more of his aides were involved in a politically motivated traffic jam scandal, according to interview notes released Monday by lawyers the governor's office hired to conduct an internal investigation.
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  • A New Jersey legislative committee investigating politically motivated traffic jams created by aides to Gov. Chris Christie is set to meet Tuesday to consider issuing more subpoenas.
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  • gov chris christie and former gov brendan byrne
  • They're throwing a 90th birthday for former New Jersey Gov. Brendan Byrne.
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  • A New Jersey lawmaker will seek subpoenas for records from the internal review that cleared Governor Christie in the Bridgegate plot.
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  • Two of the nation's highest-profile Republican governors on Saturday called for more aggressive leadership on America's challenges abroad, emphasizing their support for Israel as they courted powerful Jewish donors.
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  • Christie announced during the press conference that Port Authority head David Samson has resigned effective immediately.
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  • A law firm hired by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday that the governor was not involved in a plot to create gridlock near a major bridge as part of a political retribution scheme.
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  • Gov. Chris Christie is returning to a Jersey Shore town whose boardwalk was washed away by Superstorm Sandy.
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  • New push to legalize marijuana in New Jersey
  • A New Jersey lawmaker wants to legalize marijuana, tax it and use the revenue to pay to fix the state's roads and bridges.
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  • chris christie
  • Asked for the first time at a town hall meeting about the political payback scandal that's ensnared his administration, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday that the aide he fired for lying about her involvement would have been dismissed even if she'd told the truth.
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  • david samson chris christie
  • More than two dozen people demanded the resignation of Chairman David Samson, saying he should have recused himself from Port Authority deals that benefitted his law firm.
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  • Gov. Chris Christie's campaign manager was kept informed of complaints over traffic backups near the George Washington Bridge even while lanes remained blocked, according to emails released Monday about the apparent political payback plot orchestrated by the governor's aides.
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  • The New Jersey Assembly special investigative committee has issued 20 subpoenas in the BridgeGate probe.
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  • Meanwhile, 17 other people and three organizations are being issued subpoenas as lawmakers try to learn exactly how the September lane closures on an approach to the George Washington Bridge from the community of Fort Lee happened and why.
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  • gov.c hristie
  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is leaving behind a political scandal back home and raising money for fellow Republicans in Florida this weekend.
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  • Two public opinion polls show that allegations of political payback involving Gov. Chris Christie's aides are taking a toll on his popularity and could hurt his national political ambitions.
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  • The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says it won't pay the legal bills of a former executive accused in BridgeGate.
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  • bridget kelly
  • A former aide to Gov. Chris Christie is invoking her right not to incriminate herself and refusing to cooperate with a subpoena from a legislative committee looking into a political retribution scandal.
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  • gov.c hristie
  • Gov. Chris Christie on Monday said that his office is cooperating with a subpoena from federal authorities investigating whether any laws were broken when lanes near a New Jersey bridge were apparently closed for political retribution.
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  • New Jersey's largest newspaper says it now regrets endorsing Republican Gov. Chris Christie for re-election.
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  • chris christie
  • New Jersey campaign finance regulators on Tuesday gave Gov. Chris Christie's re-election campaign permission to resume raising money and spend it on legal fees stemming from two investigations into a political retribution scandal.
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  • BridgeGate: Did some PA officers know?
  • This time, it involves a childhood friend of Governor Chris Christie who is a Lieutenant for the Port Authority Police.
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  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is blaming the federal government for failing to allocate enough money to the state to fully recover from Superstorm Sandy.
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  • fort lee  mayor
  • Mark Sokolich voluntarily met with members of the U.S. Attorney's Office in Newark on Friday to discuss the lane closures at the George Washington Bridge last September.
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  • bridgegate delays
  • Politicians from both sides of the aisle took to the Sunday talk shows to debate the fallout from the traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge in September and any role Christie may have played. Documents show Christie's aides appeared to engineer lane closures at the heavily traveled bridge for political retribution.
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  • chris christie
  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is taking his not-so-splashy state budget plan on the road with a town hall-meeting in the friendly territory of Republican-dominated Morris County.
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  • A new federal investigation is looking into New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's use of Superstorm Sandy relief funds.
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  • For an upcoming hearing, a judge has merged the cases of two former aides to Gov. Chris Christie who say they shouldn't be forced to share documents with lawmakers investigating a political payback scandal.
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  • bridget kelly
  • A key figure in a political payback investigation involving Gov. Chris Christie's administration voluntarily came to court to watch lawyers argue over whether her subpoena from a legislative investigatory panel should be quashed.
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  • A spokesman says former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine's son has died.
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  • chris christie
  • Two key figures in a political payback scandal ensnaring Gov. Chris Christie's administration reiterated Tuesday to New Jersey legislative investigators that they will not turn over requested documents.
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  • There's a separate probe into whether a top official in Gov. Chris Christie's administration got a criminal indictment dropped.
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  • A New Jersey legislative panel intensified efforts to force two key aides to Gov. Chris Christie to turn over documents related to traffic gridlock near the George Washington Bridge on Monday as it authorized 18 more subpoenas.
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  • chris christie
  • New Jersey Democrats have voted to merge separate legislative investigations into allegations that Republican Gov. Chris Christie's aides manufactured traffic jams as political payback.
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  • chris christie
  • Chris Christie began his second term as New Jersey governor Tuesday with multiple investigations into his administration's tactics under way.
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  • chris christie state of the state
  • His critics call him a bully, but New Jersey's Republican Gov. Chris Christie is offering hugs and more apologies to help protect his second-term priorities as a traffic scandal threatens to derail his political future.
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  • chris christie
  • Democrats in New Jersey sharpened their aim at Republican Gov. Chris Christie on Monday, forming special legislative committees to explore the role politics played in traffic jams last fall and announcing that the investigation has grown into an abuse of power probe.
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  • cory booker senator elect new jersey
  • Democrat Cory Booker has won a special election to represent New Jersey in the U.S. Senate through next year, but the rising political star will have to return to the campaign trail almost immediately to run for a full term.
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  • nj senate race
  • Cory Booker's path to Wednesday's U.S. Senate election has been bumpier than anticipated.
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  • new jersey senate debate
  • Democrat Cory Booker and Republican Steve Lonegan faced off in their first debate in the race for the U.S. Senate in New Jersey on Friday.
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  • cory booker
  • Political reporter Dave Evans has more
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  • Tim Fleischer reports on the political fight over Frank Lautenberg's Senate seat
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  • Anthony Johnson reports on the race for Frank Lautenberg's Senate seat
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  • new jersey primary day barbara buono
  • Anthony Johnson reports on the two major candidates for governor of the Garden State
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  • New Jersey Democrats came out in force Saturday to support their newly minted candidate for governor, state Sen. Barbara Buono.
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  • Cory Booker has filed the paperwork for his U.S. Senate run, according to the Federal Election Commission.
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  • Newark Mayor Cory Booker has announced via Twitter that he will explore a run for U.S. Senate in 2014.
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  • New Jersey's State Senate President plans to introduce a measure on Monday that would put a minimum wage increase before voters.
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  • Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joe Kyrillos and his wife earned a combined $437,500 last year, according to joint tax returns his campaign released Friday.
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  • Democrats have agreed to fund the 10 percent tax cut Christie's demanding, but they say they'll release the $183 million in January - if the state can afford it.
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