Citing a persistent cold and bronchitis, Senator Frank Lautenberg declared on Valentine's Day of 2013 that he would not be seeking re-election in 2014, saying that he still had a lot of work to do but that it would be done outside of his official office. He succumbed to those health issues early this morning.
What might it look like if current New Jersey Governor Chris Christie became President Chris Christie? The Republican's name has been tossed about by political observers as a possible candidate in 2016.
Our friends in New Jersey never seem to get a break. First Hurricane Sandy, and not this. There are reports that four tank cars from a train wreck were dumped into Mantua Creek in Paulsboro, New Jersey on Friday (11/30). There are reports that they are leaking vinyl chloride.