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Guadagno Jabs at Christie During NJ Gubernatorial Candidacy Announcement

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 13:23
The lieutenant governor officially entered the race on Tuesday.

Democrats Split Between Wealthy Donors vs. Sanders Progressives

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 13:00
One side wants to address the issues facing America, while the other wants to market themselves as liberal while relying on elite donors.

British PM: Europe Should Not ‘Self-Harm’ With Punitive Brexit Deal

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 12:30
British PM's lack of clarity ended today, with a 12-point plan for UK negotiations with the EU.

Barack Obama: A Critic’s Appreciation

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 12:07
We thank Barack Obama for his service and for showing us how to bring out the best in ourselves.

Rutgers-Eagleton: NJ Gubernatorial Candidates Unknown

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:35
As Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno announces today that she will run for governor, she enters a race in which building significant name recognition will be an uphill battle for each and every candidate, including herself. When last asked by the Rutgers-Eagleton Poll for their impressions of (then) prospective and declared gubernatorial candidates, New Jersey voters were largely unaware of any of the major players.

The Definitive List of Congressional Democrats Not Attending Trump’s Inauguration

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:25
Congressional Democrats primarily cite Russian hacking and Trump's comments about Rep. John Lewis.

De Blasio Housing Czar Becomes Latest Administration Official to Head for the Door

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:20
Vicki Been, head of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development, will go back to teaching in February.

Putin: People Who Ordered Anti-Trump Kompromat Are ‘Worse Than Prostitutes’

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:00
Russian president insults Obama as a final goodbye, appears to threaten BuzzFeed.

The Tabloids Never Would Have Run BuzzFeed’s Trump Dossier

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:30
Website aspires to journalistic greatness but falls far short of National Enquirer standards.

De Blasio Open to Working With Trump If He Has a ‘Real Plan’ for Infrastructure

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 09:30
Bill de Blasio said he's willing to work with Donald Trump if he's got genuine proposals to address infrastructure and other issues.

Airport Workers Honor Martin Luther King During Newark Rally

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 20:37
They say King would have believed in their mission for higher wages

NJ Politics Digest: Preparing to Say Goodbye Obama, Hello Trump

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 19:54
Friday is fast approaching, and so it's time for those in New Jersey to prepare for Donald Trump's inauguration as President of the United States and to look back at Barack Obama's legacy in the Garden State.

Bill de Blasio: Donald Trump Brought ‘Us Back Sharply’ to Martin Luther King’s Struggles

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 18:17
Bill de Blasio said that Donald Trump has given the United States a glimpse of Dr. Martin Luther King's fight for civil rights.

On MLK Day, NYC Mayor and Al Sharpton Vow to ‘Gird Ourselves for Battle’ Against Trump

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 17:24
"We won't go back. We are not going to turn our police into immigration enforcement agents. That won't happen in New York City."

How the Center-Left Is Sucking Keith Ellison Away From Progressives

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 16:43
The congressman who endorsed Bernie Sanders is now courting the establishment in order to be elected DNC Chair.

‘I Am Ready for the Fight’ Against Trump, Schumer Declares on Martin Luther King Day

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 15:39
"When the president-elect started a Twitter war with John Lewis, a great hero whose picture is right there, I said to John, ‘I have your back. We’re all behind ya. I am ready for the fight.’ Are you?"

Scott Stringer’s Plan ‘To Beat Trump’ Sounds a Lot Like a Plan to Beat Bill de Blasio

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 15:05
"The way to beat Trump is to solve the homelessness crisis in New York City. The way to beat Trump is to give 1,150 vacant properties in this town back to the people, not the developers."

Litvak Looking for Better Yield This Time as Federal Retrial Goes to Jury

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 14:30
Former Jefferies managing director hopes expert testimony—disallowed at 2014 trial—makes the difference in avoiding criminal securities fraud conviction

Andrew Cuomo’s Amazing Free College Math

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 13:57
The Governor’s craving for media attention was not just unseemly, it was cynical.

How Fake Outrage Fuels the Corrupt Center Left

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 13:30
It's a losing strategy.