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New Poll in New Jersey

SurveyUSA is out with a new poll in New Jersey which finds Senator Cory Booker (D) with a comfortable lead over challenger Jeff Bell (R), 56% to 40%. 18 more words

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Bergen County Exec's race: At final debate, Donovan, Tedesco spar over issues

HACKENSACK – The final Bergen County Executive candidates’ forum on Tuesday night served as the last personal thrust and parry between Republican incumbent Kathleen Donovan and her Democratic challenger, Bergen Freeholder Jim Tedesco. 687 more words

In fight against Ebola, MacArthur would have all travelers screened for virus

PEMBERTON – As the Ebola virus continues to ravage West African nations and incite nervous panic in the jittery but by most measures at-low-risk American public, third congressional district candidate Tom McArthur today offered his own assessment of the problem and blasted the federal government for dealing with the crisis “terribly.” 494 more words

Christie Stumps For Republican Jeff Bell In Senate Race Against Cory Booker

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took a break from the road on Monday morning to lend a hand to another Republican from his state, who is fighting an uphill battle for a U.S. 522 more words

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Christie says he 'hasn't given any deep thought' to Bell's gold standard

MORRISTOWN – Gov. Chris Christie, Republican governor and prospective presidential candidate, said today that he “hasn’t given any deep thought” to the gold standard, the alternative monetary policy touted and promoted by fellow conservative and U.S. 562 more words

U.S. senators, safety groups fight over truck driver rest mandates

By Annika McGinnis

WASHINGTON, June 19 – (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate wrestled on Thursday over whether to repeal federal regulations that require truck drivers to take nighttime rest breaks, with some lawmakers arguing the rules have led to more daytime accidents while others saying they are critical to relieving fatigue. 433 more words

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U.S. Senate race: Geraldo Rivera, Booker clash

MIDDLETOWN – The appearance of prominent journalist Geraldo Rivera at a Monmouth Republican fundraising event on Wednesday night was not the first time that Rivera has been around New Jersey politics. 422 more words

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