Tag Archives: New Jersey

Jon Bon Jovi joins the Dark Side, plans Hillary fundraiser

Jon Bon Jovi may be known for being a blue-collar, working-class rocker, but when it comes to picking a President, he’s backing the richest old lady in the race. Bon Jovi has announced that he will be holding a fundraiser for Hillary somewhere in the state of New Jersey later this month. Officials for the Clinton campaign will not disclose ... Read More »

Check Out Chris Christie’s 4-Word Answer That Earned Him A Standing Ovation

A response from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Tuesday to a constituent’s question brought the house down and raised everyone to their feet.

Although the Republican isn’t much admired by conservatives, he still comes up with zingers that can have even the right cheering. Such was the case at a town hall meeting when he was asked “what do we do?” about the problems plaguing Obamacare...

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‘Real Housewives’ Couple Faces Jail Time After Pleading Guilty to Fraud

“Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Teresa Giudice and her husband pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges on Tuesday, in crimes that could send them behind bars.

The reality TV personalities, who left a Newark courthouse without speaking to reporters, were ordered to return on July 8 when US District Court Judge Esther Salas will hand down their punishment...

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AP Confirms Hoboken’s Share of Sandy Aid ‘On Par’ With Other NJ Cities

One week ago today, we covered in detail serious allegations from the Democratic Mayor of Hoboken, New Jersey against Chris Christie's administration. Dawn Zimmer claimed that two high-ranking Christie officials -- including the Lieutenant Governor -- told her that aid for her city's recovery from the storm was contingent on her approval of a building development deal favored by the governor...

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Despite The Bridge Scandal, Gov. Christie ‘Readier’ To Be President

Asked about running for the White House, which he refused to do in 2012 because he wasn’t ready, Christie said, “I’m readier, if that’s a word.” Christie added, “I think it is most likely that the next Republican nominee for president will be a governor.”

The bridge affair has clearly derailed Christie’s potential bid and agenda, but it didn’t sound like it was something he thought he couldn’t survive...

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Sen. Rand Paul Slams Gov. Christie For Embracing Obamacare

Stepping up his attacks on Chris Christie, Sen. Rand Paul questioned the conservative bona fides of the New Jersey governor for expanding Medicaid and “embracing Obamacare.”

The Kentucky Republican and potential 2016 presidential candidate was asked Tuesday whether possible 2016 hopefuls Christie and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush could be considered conservatives...

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Rick Perry on Chris Christie: ‘Is a Conservative in NJ a Conservative in the Rest of the Country?’

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) said New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s blowout reelection victory last week was “impressive,” but added he is not sure whether Christie will be able to translate success in his home state to a national stage.

“Is a conservative in New Jersey a conservative in the rest of the country?” he asked in an interview broadcast Sunday on ABC’s “This Week.”

“We’ll see in later years and months to come,” the Texas governor, who is considering another run for president, said...

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