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Samantha Lachman

Chris Christie Looks Likely To Veto New Jersey Voting Reforms | Samantha Lachman | Posted 07.09.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) appears likely to veto a package of election reforms aimed at improving the state's sparse voter turn...

Not Standing Idly for Elephants in Peril

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 08.18.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Poachers recently killed Satao, one of Kenya's best known elephants, whose tusks weighed more than 100 pounds each and reached all the way to the ground. A poison arrow felled Satao in Tsavo National Park, and his death was announced last Friday.

John Celock

N.J. Lawmaker: 'I've Never Seen A Deer Wearing 48 Layers of Kevlar' | John Celock | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The majority leader of the New Jersey General Assembly is pushing a package of Democratic-sponsored gun control measures, describing the...

John Celock

Chris Christie Accuses Statehouse Dems Of 'Political Assassination' | John Celock | Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics

Saying that Democratic New Jersey state senators conducted a "political assassination" while making "a mockery of the process," Gov. Chris Christie (R...

John Celock

State Courts Group Lays Blame on Tea Party | John Celock | Posted 12.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The rise in Tea Party-backed state legislators led in 2011 to the largest number of attempts to impeach state judges in recent history, ...

New Jersey Assembly Speaker Battles To Save Job

John Celock | Posted 01.01.2012 | Politics

With Democrats likely to retain control of the New Jersey Assembly in the Nov. 8 election, the state's first African-American female assembly speaker ...

John Celock

Christie Presidential Speculation Helped New Jersey Republicans | John Celock | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) hauled in over $500,000 in out of state donations for the New Jersey Republican Party during the height of speculat...

Jon Ward

Chris Christie's Long Moment In The Sun A Boon For New Jersey GOP | Jon Ward | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Chris Christie loves the spotlight. The New Jersey governor ended a year's worth of speculation about whether he'd run for president ...

States Selling Addiction: "Why Not? We Need the Money!"

Stanton Peele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Stanton Peele

Our financial and emotional needs now dictate that state governments sedate their citizens, while picking their pockets, from California to Kansas to the Mid-Atlantic.