New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie threw his hat in the GOP presidential field. CNBC's John Harwood says Christie is tied with Ted Cruz in the NBC/WSJ poll.» Read More
Staff emails between deputy chief of staff Bridget Anne Kelly of Chris Christie's administration and David Wildstein, at the Port Authority suggest Kelly allegedly ordered the closure of the lanes on the George Washington Bridge. Darryl Isherwood of The Star Ledger, and Matt Arco, PolitickerNJ political reporter, weigh in.
Emails were uncovered showing a staffer in New Jersey's Christie office closed traffic lanes as retribution against a Fort Lee mayor. The NYT reports.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports NJ Governor Chris Christie is "outraged and deeply saddened" after being misled by a staff member. Gov. Christie says such behavior is completely inappropriate and unsanctioned conduct.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on a potential scandal involving Governor Chris Christie due to e-mails between deputy chief of staff Bridget Anne Kelly and David Wildstein, at the Port Authority. Kelly allegedly ordered the closure of the lanes to the George Washington Bridge as an attempt to make life more difficult for the Democratic mayor of Fort Lee, N.J.
Gov. Chris Christie recently signed an order allowing towns "to commandeer" private property needed to minimize the risk of coastal flooding. The WSJ reports.
Online gambling alone won't save Atlantic City casinos, and the revenues it generates could fall far short of projections, according to Fitch.
As Republicans draw up plans to use the troubled health care law against Democrats in elections next year, Obamacare is dividing Republican governors. The NYT reports.
There's a growing tension in politics: business is increasingly fed up with the activist wing of the GOP.
Discussing potential candidates for the 2016 presidential election, with Chris Ruddy, Newsmax Media founder and CEO, and James Carville, former advisor to President Clinton.
CNBC's John Harwood reports Hillary Clinton leads Chris Christie by 10 percent in the in a NBC News preview poll for the 2016 election.
Democrats counting on Obama simply to pass the torch to Hillary Clinton may be in for a letdown, if this expert's analysis is correct.
Discussing New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's re-election, and what his win can teach the GOP, with Karen Finney, host of MSNBC's "Disrupt with Karen Finney"; Larry Sabato, UVA Center for Politics; and Dick Morris, Former President Clinton Advisor.
The odd-year election returns rewarded mainstream pols in ways that offer particular encouragement to the Republican Party and to American business.
Ballot measures that passed in New Jersey and Washington are part of the growing trend heading into next year's mid-term elections, according to advocates.
Chris Christie easily won re-election as New Jersey governor, while a tea party-backed Republican narrowly lost his bid for the Virginia governorship.
Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, authors of "Double Down," discuss N.J. Governor Chris Christie's political future and why he wasn't Romney's running mate in the last presidential election.
Tuesday's elections include races for governor and mayor. But two special initiatives to raise the minimum wage may be the most watched by businesses.
CNBC contributor Ben White and Ari Melber, co-host of MSNBC's "The Cycle" look at Tuesday's elections and what the results mean to the 2016 presidential election.
Today's elections do not look close, so what do they mean to the 2016 presidential election? Joe Watkins, Republican strategist, and Michael Clinton, Former Clinton White House aide, discuss what Americans want from their next president.
Ben White, chief economic correspondent, CNBC contributor, POLITICO, looks at today's elections and the impact of the tea party on gubernatorial races around the country, including NJ and VA.