New York and New Jersey are at the core of what people think about in terms of the “Northeast.” Both are very active in promoting renewable energy — New Jersey despite Governor Chris Christie, New York in part because of Governor Cuomo. New York in particular seems ready to position itself as the East Coast […]
Governor Chris Christie said one of the reasons he was fired as the chairman of Trump’s transition team was because he opposed hiring Michael Flynn.
Future New Jersey governors couldn't be caught like Gov. Chris Christie enjoying the July Fourth holiday on a state beach while it was closed to the public during a government … Click to Continue »
Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg admitted to Politico that he planted a fake story about Gov. Chris Christie (R) “fetching” Donald Trump’s order from McDonald’s in an effort to embarrass the New Jersey governor. Said Nunberg: “The sad reality is [...]
An ex–Trump aide made up the story to embarrass the governor.
Expect Republicans to say, “Yeah, by the didn’t win by much, so it doesn’t really count.” When they say that, show them this: Democrats, and civilization in general, also took a win in New Jersey where Chris Christie’s lt. governor was bested by first-time candidate Phil Murphy. The post Northam is the projected winner in Virginia. appeared first on Greg Laden's Blog.
New Jersey's next governor and the current governor are set to discuss the transfer of power. Democratic Gov.-elect Phil Murphy will meet with Republican Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday to … Click to Continue »
Don't let the door hit you on the way out, governor. With New Jersey voters going to the polls to replace Governor Chris Christie, the MSNBC host of The Beat with Ari Melber played a hilarious highlight reel of outbursts from the Republican former prosecutor. Show More Summary
Lt. Gov. Ralph S. Northam has defeated Trump-supported candidate Ed Gillespie to win the Virginia governor’s race, while Democrat Philip D. Murphy defeated Chris Christie’s Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno to win in New Jersey. Trump bashed Gillespi… Read The post Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Win in Virginia and New Jersey in Backlash to Trumpism appeared first on Towleroad.
New Jersey voters elected Democrat Phil Murphy on Tuesday to replace the state's deeply unpopular outgoing Republican governor, Chris Christie. Murphy, a former bank executive and ambassador to Germany, beat Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno,...Show More Summary
Phil Murphy, a former Goldman Sachs executive and ambassador to Germany, was projected to be the next governor of New Jersey on Tuesday night, after promising a sharp break with Gov. Chris Christie and a “steel backbone” in standing up to President Donald Trump. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrat Phil Murphy was elected governor of New Jersey on Tuesday, CNN and MSNBC projected, sweeping to victory in the race to succeed unpopular Republican Governor Chris Christie on a liberal agenda that included a $15 minimum wage and increased school funding....
With New Jersey voters going to the polls to replace Governor Chris Christie, the MSNBC host of The Beat with Ari Melber played a hilarious highlight reel of outbursts from the Republican former prosecutor. “Busted, down on Bourbon Street,” Melber cryptically said after playing a video...
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has again found himself in a confrontation with a member of the public, telling a voter she should run for office instead of complaining about politicians. Christie’s latest face-off with a voter came on Tuesday as he was asked why he didn’t merge two towns in New...
The success of his campaign, built on rejecting Gov. Chris Christie and President Trump, further cemented New Jersey’s shift to a decidedly blue state.
New Jersey voters on Tuesday elected Democrat Phil Murphy to replace outgoing Republican Gov. Chris Christie. Polls ahead of the vote had heavily favored Murphy, a former Goldman Sachs executive and US ambassador, over the Republican, current Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno. The Democrats felt confident thanks to Christie’s truly abysmal standing among voters, with just […]
Incoming N.J. governor Philip Murphy grew up “middle class on a good day” outside Boston but found fortune on Wall Street before turning to politics.
New Jersey voters are electing a new Legislature along with Republican Gov. Chris Christie's replacement. All 120 seats in the Democrat-led Legislature are up for a vote on Tuesday. Democrats … Click to Continue »
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno spent her final weekend campaigning in New Jersey's governor's race on a bus tour, with two former Republican governors praising her as the best candidate. Gov. Chris Christie, the man she spent...Show More Summary
The Democratic business executive and Republican lieutenant governor running to replace Republican Gov. Chris Christie have both made big promises to voters ahead of Tuesday's election, but both of their … Click to Continue »