TRENTON, N.J.— A new Democratic plan to raise the state's gas tax by 23 cents a gallon while cutting other taxes is "dead on arrival," Gov. Christie, a Republican, shot down a proposal unveiled Friday by Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto. "I reviewed this weekend the Democrats' latest plan to fund the Transportation Trust Fund through a...
Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto, both Democrats, announced a deal Friday that also would phase out the estate tax and make other tax cuts. New Jersey's Senate president says he's confident a new proposal that boosts the state gas tax by 23 cents a gallon to fund transportation projects can get a veto-proof majority in both...
NEWARK, N.J.— The state's Democratic legislative leaders announced Friday they have agreed on a new plan to fund transportation projects by boosting the state's gas tax and cutting other taxes, a proposal immediately criticized by Republican Gov. Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto announced the proposal a day after Christie...
CLEVELAND— Republican New Jersey Gov. Christie said Wednesday that David Samson, who acknowledged using his position to pressure United Airlines to reinstate a flight that benefited him, is an "extraordinary person" and is "my friend and always will be." Christie appointed him chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which runs area bridges,...
Ed Rogers said the Republican National Convention has at times lacked the positive energy on which conventions thrive.
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Elizabeth Warren turned barbs on Donald Trump following two days of tension within the Democratic Party.
In a speech that ended with a standing ovation, Michelle Obama reminded people what the election is all about.
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