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CHAIRMAN CURRIE SUGGESTS GOV. CHRISTIE FOCUS ON NEW JERSEY, NOT FLORIDA

Statement of the Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic State Committee, John Currie, concerning Governor Chris Christie’s decision to prioritize political travel to Florida over the needs of New Jersey.   CHAIRMAN CURRIE TO GOVERNOR CHRISTIE: NEW JERSEY DESERVES BETTER   Governor Ducking Out On State, Leaving Garden Staters With Mess He Created   (Trenton) […]

THE STATE OF THE STATE IS… EMBARRASSED.

  Governor Chris Christie’s Bridgegate scandal has thrust New Jersey into the national spotlight, bringing days of negative attention to the Garden State. So, as Christie gives his version of the state of New Jersey, we know the real state of the state: Embarrassed.   AS CHRIS CHRISTIE GIVES HIS SPEECH, WHAT IS THE STATE […]

JOHN CURRIE REELECTED AS PARTY CHAIR

After a challenging but successful election year in 2013, the New Jersey Democratic State Committee unanimously elected John Currie to a full two-year term as Chairman. Despite a strong top-of-ticket headwind, Democrats preserved legislative majorities with strong margins of support in both the State Senate and the State Assembly, while also winning seats at the […]

STATEMENT OF DEMOCRATIC PARTY CHAIR JOHN CURRIE CONCERNING CHRIS CHRISTIE’S BRIDGEGATE PRESS CONFERENCE

New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman John Currie remains unimpressed by the Governor’s management of this crisis, not to mention his staff, and he looks forward to following the Bridgegate investigation into this important matter as it proceeds.   (Trenton) — Today, New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman John Currie issued the following statement in […]

FIRE CHRISTIE APPOINTEES BILL BARONI AND DAVID WILDSTEIN!

David Wildstein, a high school classmate and political appointee of Governor Christie, may have resigned from his plush assignment at the Port Authority, but why is he still collecting a pay check, asks the New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman. Currie is also echoing the calls of legislators for deputy executive director of the Port […]

CHAIRMAN CURRIE STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CHRISTIE’S DECISION TO HOLD INAUGURAL FESTIVITIES ON ELLIS ISLAND

The Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic State Committee John Currie says Chris Christie should be ashamed to use Ellis Island for a celebration while his policies threaten the dreams of thousands of hard-working, undocumented New Jersey students.   (Trenton) — Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic State Committee John Currie issued the following statement […]

U.S. SENATOR MENENDEZ SUPPORTS JOHN CURRIE AS NJDSC CHAIRMAN

Today, U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) today released a statement in support of John Currie’s re-election as New Jersey State Democratic Chairman.   NEWARK, N.J – U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) today released the following statement in support of John Currie’s re-election as New Jersey State Democratic Chairman.   “John Currie is a Democratic Chairman […]

DEMOCRATS URGE SENATE TO IGNORE CHRISTIE, PASS S. 2479

  The New Jersey Democratic State Committee Vice Chair, Lizette Delgado-Polanco called for swift passage of legislation that allows students in the state school system to access the same college education opportunities as their classmates regardless of immigration status. Christie has taken both sides of the issue. If Christie can commit a $24 million act […]