Nov 30- The states of New York and New Jersey are on the hook for half of a $20 billion transportation infrastructure project that is set to strain their finances despite the federal government's pledge to cover the rest of the bill. *New Jersey is already the fourth most leveraged state in the nation, which makes issuing new debt less attractive.
NEW YORK, Nov 30- Private money is expected to fund part of a $20 billion rail tunnel project linking New Jersey with Manhattan, according to a senior executive at the national rail network Amtrak. New Jersey and New York are on the hook for the rest, but financial hurdles both states face suggest they could try to tap the plan's private funding option to meet their...
Fifty-six percent of people know someone who used painkillers without prescription, been addicted to them or fatally overdosed.
MILWAUKEE, Nov 10- Several Republican presidential candidates on Tuesday accused the Federal Reserve of keeping U.S. interest rates low for political reasons, and one called for replacing Fed Chair Janet Yellen. "The Fed should be audited and the Fed should stop playing politics with our money supply," New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said in the "undercard"...
The former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore announced Friday that he is dropping out of the race for the White House.
America may have a serious case of debate fatigue but they're actually really important, explains Ryan King.
Italy's former prime minister remains optimistic in the country’s financial system but suggests a banking union is needed.
He has railed against the evils of Wall St. greed, but Bernie Sanders does have some fans in the financial industry.