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Unions Say They'll Sue Christie Again Over Pension Payments

AP | Geoff Mulvihill | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

Fourteen unions representing state public-sector employees announced Tuesday that they intend to sue Republican Gov. Chris Christie again over planned...

Why Christie's School 'Fix' Is Misguided

Vicki Abeles | Posted 03.23.2014 | Education
Vicki Abeles

As if getting Garden State residents into one jam wasn't enough, Gov. Chris Christie is calling for a longer school day to make New Jersey students more "competitive." But Christie's proposed fix is a simplistic and misguided solution to a nuanced and complex problem.

Chris Christie Rebuked By New Jersey Supreme Court Over School Funding

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL and ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 07.24.2011 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. — After New Jersey's Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the state spend more on low-income school districts and Gov. Chris Christie ...

Chris Christie Gets Booed At Seton Hall Commencement

Posted 07.17.2011 | College

New Jersey governor Chris Christie was loudly booed at Seton Hall's graduation ceremony earlier today, where he delivered a commencement address to th...

Chris Christie Says Obama Is 'Great Ally' On Education Reform

Posted 06.20.2011 | Education

By Dave Warner New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie on Wednesday declared himself an ally of President Obama and his administration on educ...

New Jersey Gov. Outlines His Teacher Evaluation Plan

AP | BETH FOUHY and ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 06.07.2011 | Education

NEW YORK — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday called for public school teachers to be evaluated based equally on their classroom perform...

Chris Christie's School Budget Cuts Left State Unable To Meet Educational Obligations: Judge

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A New Jersey judge ruled on Tuesday that Governor Chris Christie's nearly $1 billion in budget cuts to schools last year left the state unable to meet...

New Jersey Governor: 'The Time To Eliminate Teacher Tenure Is Now'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

In New Jersey, Governor Chris Christie is taking a firm stance on education reform, hoping to put his state on track to be the national example of new...

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Proposes $173 Mil Cut To Higher Ed

Daily Targum | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

[Rutgers] University President Richard L. McCormick was one of 17 public college and university presidents who headed to Trenton yesterday to object t...