Just two weeks after Chris Christie and New Jersey made Tesla’s company-owned stores illegal there, at least four...
Mar 26 2014, 8:12am CDT
Source: Asia One
ATLANTIC CITY N.J. - After 19 years working as a cook at Atlantic City's Showboat Casino, Dave Rose is counting the weeks until he and about 2,000 fellow workers lose their jobs when the casino is shuttered at the end of the summer.The Showboat will be the second major casino to close in this struggling New Jersey shore city this year, a trend that has some tourism officials talking about revamping the aging ga ...
Full article at: Asia One
2 hours ago
Chris Christie, New Jersey’s often blunt governor, likes to talk big. He’s a new kind of Republican, he’d like you to...
Mar 11 2014, 6:51pm CDT
Source: CBS New York
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Hundreds of casino workers in Atlantic City staged a protest Wednesday over the closure of the Showboat Casino – the latest in a string of economic troubles to hit the historic resort town.
As CBS News’ Michelle Miller reported, officials in Atlantic City are looking for ways to turn things around.
Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian has only been in office for six months, but he already has been f ...
Full article at: CBS New York
9 hours ago
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (PIX11) – It’s been months in the making, and now plans for a mega casino on New York Harbor that would face the Manhattan skyline are taking shape. The proposal is still in its initial stages, but some major political and financial players are taking it very seriously, in part because of the effect it would have on Atlantic City, and its fading status as a gambling hub.
The Jersey Cit ...
Full article at: WPIX.com
9 hours ago
The Lt. Governor of New Jersey, Kim Guadagno has outright rejected allegations made against her by Hoboken Mayor, Dawn Zimmer. The Hoboken head honcho has spoken about how Guadagno had blackmailed her regarding Hurricane Sandy aid. She has said that the rehabilitation efforts were tied up to her support of a project by Christie.
Jan 21 2014, 3:43am CST
Source: Real Clear Politics
ANDREA MITCHELL, NBC: With all due respect, the reality on the ground is that the administration did not stay ahead of this. That it should have been before May, before June. There were months where this was building up. And the impression -- the reality is that the White House has been slow to react. And that there is something to be said for presidential optics, if you will, for presidential appearances. That's part of leadershi ...
Full article at: Real Clear Politics
17 hours ago, 12:53pm CDT
Source: Politics - The Huffington Post
Article II, Section 2 of the United States Constitution states that the president "shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States, except in cases of impeachment." It has been suggested in some quarters that President Obama use this power, which is "essentially unfettered" according to a report from the Congressional Research Service, to grant amnesty and ...
Full article at: Politics - The Huffington Post
18 hours ago, 12:20pm CDT
With the media focused last week on the “polar vortex” extreme cold, Chris Christie’s “BridgeGate,” the jobs report...
Jan 12 2014, 10:46am CST