With four casinos shutting down in Atlantic City by October, New Jersey is suddenly awash in plans for, well, more casinos. The NYT reports.» Read More
TRENTON, N.J.— New Jersey taxpayers are on the hook for more than $6.5 million to the law firm Gov. Chris Christie hired to represent his office in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.
Aug 16- When the $2.4 billion Revel Casino opened its doors in 2012, the curvy blue-glass tower was hailed as the wave of the future for Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Chris Christie says he has no regrets about canceling a rail tunnel project that would have increased commuter capacity between New Jersey and Manhattan.
Chris Christie vowed Thursday to do everything he can to help laid-off Atlantic City casino workers find new jobs after the hotels they work for close next month. Atlantic City started the year with 12 casinos but will have just eight remaining by fall.
Aug 13- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said on Wednesday he would convene a bipartisan summit in September to seek ways to rescue Atlantic City from a slump in its mainstay casino business. Atlantic City has struggled with casino closures as neighboring states have lured gamblers away.
The Atlantic City Alliance will run full-page ads starting Thursday in the Wall Street Journal, the Star-Ledger of Newark and the Philadelphia Inquirer touting the many things Atlantic City offers that don't involve gambling. "Atlantic City isn't just a destination for gaming," it reads.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie posted on his Facebook page a video showing two of his kids dumping a bucket of ice water on his head.
The video is part of the Ice Bucket Challenge, launched by the ALS Foundation to raise money for fighting ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. Cory Booker, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and late-night TV host Jimmy Fallon. The ALS Foundation reports raising $4 million since July 29 thanks to the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Sept. 2007: Revel Entertainment and partner Morgan Stanley file plans for a new casino and 3,800 hotel rooms. July 31, 2008: A plane crash in Minnesota kills three executives of Revel Entertainment and its builder, Tishman Construction.
WASHINGTON— One of five cities bidding for the Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia appears to hold an early edge with a track record of hosting the major gathering— not to mention that Hillary Rodham Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden have family ties to the state.
Aug 7- The bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, has postponed an auction of the 1,400- room property by a week to Aug. 14 to allow more time to evaluate bids, according to a court filing late on Wednesday.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has not decided yet to run for president, but he has a big political asset, his one-of-a-kind personality.
CNBC's Kate Kelly gives the highlights from the Delivering Alpha conference where New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and hedge fund manager John Paulson spoke.
CNBC's John Harwood shares the highlights from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's comments at CNBC's Delivering Alpha conference.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie answers CNBC's John Harwood one final time as to whether he will be running for president. He outlines his priorities as a political leader.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie addresses the disappointment he feels over the bridge scandal that occurred on his watch.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie discusses the need to reform pensions, and make them less costly.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he gave Tesla a year to sell directly to customers, and gave the company time to work with the legislator, but it didn't, and he had to enforce the law.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie discusses whether the U.S. needs the Export-Import Bank. He says the U.S. needs more free trade agreements around the world.
Discussing the economic recovery and slow job creation in the U.S., and the beginning of New Jersey¿s comeback, with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.