Chris Christie

Will Christie let you shoot off fireworks in your back yard on the Fourth of July?

The state Assembly gave final legislative approval to the bill Thursday. TRENTON -- With less than two weeks to the Fourth of July, state lawmakers on Thursday gave final passage to a bill that would legalize the sale and...

Hounding someone with a service dog? There could soon be a fine for that

The bill would impose fines on anyone denying a service dog access to public space without good reason. Watch video TRENTON -- A bill inspired by a Cherry Hill service dog who was once snubbed at a Florida airport is...

N.J. Democrats at odds over proposed budget deal with Christie

Democratic leaders of the New Jersey Legislature have been talking with Gov. Chris Christie about a possible deal over school funding. TRENTON -- With only nine days left to finalize a state budget -- and the threat of a...

Christie Discloses Horizon Violations in Unusual Attack

The governor has been trying to raid the reserve fund kept by New Jersey's largest health insurer, and redoubled his attacks Wednesday.

Christie Presses Horizon Bill in Budget Talks

Christie gave Democrats an ultimatum: Take funds from a health insurer or say goodbye to your school funding plans.

One way opioid crisis hit N.J. harder than other states

New Jersey ranked sixth in the rate of emergency room visits for opioid abuse among male residents. WASHINGTON -- New Jersey had one of the highest rates of emergency room visits due to opioid abuse, according to a federal...

Christie to decide whether N.J. will tax Airbnb, online rentals

The state Senate gave final legislative approval to a bill that would tax online marketplaces like Airbnb like hotels. TRENTON -- It's now up to Gov. Chris Christie whether online marketplaces such as Airbnb that offer...

Christie pardons 2 more out-of-staters on gun crimes

Gov. Chris Christie has pardoned more than a dozen out-of-state residents on gun-related charges. TRENTON -- Gov. Chris Christie on Monday pardoned two more out-of-state residents -- both of whom are military veterans -- who...

Why did Christie suddenly sub for Guadagno? Was it Bon Jovi? | The Auditor

The governor showed up at the last minute, to honor the spouse of the man he said he likes better than Springsteen. Despite what you might think, The Auditor is sometimes bad at recognizing famous faces, as happened Monday...

Why this N.J. office continues to resettle refugees despite opposition | Opinion

There is a misconception in the country regarding, perpetuated by the Trump administration and Gov. Chris Christie, of the possible danger of letting refugees into the country who may be hostile to our way of life. Watch...

Christie Meets With Sweeney, Prieto on State Budget

Christie and legislative leaders have until July 1 to strike a deal on school funding and pass a state budget.

Christie Questions ‘Unfair’ Parts of Democrats’ School Funding Deal

Before budget talks, Christie calls parts of a Democratic plan to fund schools “discouraging."

Should N.J. legalize recreational marijuana?

Should New Jersey legalize recreational pot?   Bob Dylan had a hit with "Everybody Must Get Stoned." Now New Jersey is mulling whether getting stoned can be a hit here. The state Senate Monday took up whether or not...

Sweeney Defends Democrats’ School Funding Deal

Sweeney said schools that would lose state aid under his proposal have seen declines in enrollment.