ON THE FEDERAL SHUTDOWN, CHRIS CHRISTIE WAS FOR IT BEFORE HE WAS AGAINST IT

(Trenton) — As Republican extremists in Congress work to derail the federal government and shut down essential services that millions of citizens rely on, “America’s most overrated governor” Chris Christie wants you to know that he is 100 percent, squarely behind both sides of the issue.   New Jersey Governor’s Speaking Out Of Both Sides […]

NEW WEB VIDEO TELLS OF LONEGAN’S OBSESSION: CORY BOOKER

The New Jersey Democratic State Committee released a new web video today in response to the latest in a very (very) long line of U.S. Senate candidate Steve Lonegan’s news conferences attacking Newark Mayor Cory Booker.   (Trenton) – The New Jersey Democratic State Committee released a new web video today in response to the […]

CHRISTIE’S COATTAILS FALLING SHORT IN LEGISLATIVE CONTEST; MINIMUM WAGE INCREASE FAVORED BY LARGE MAJORITY

Half of likely voters want Democrats to retain control of the New Jersey Legislature in November, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Only 38 percent want to give Republicans a chance to take charge in Trenton.   CHRISTIE’S COATTAILS SHORT IN TRENTON RACES; MOST VOTERS FAVOR MINIMUM WAGE HIKE NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J – Despite giving […]

CRONYISM EXPOSED IN CHRISTIE CONTRACTS

(Trenton) — Two new Wall Street Journal articles highlight growing concerns of cronyism and abuse in the contracts the Christie administration awarded to provide federally-funded relief to the victims of superstorm Sandy while New Jersey shore families suffer further frustration.   New Jersey Families Left Frustrated, Waiting (Trenton) — Two new Wall Street Journal articles […]

Statement from Chairman John S. Wisniewski On Christie US Senate Process Announcement

(TRENTON, NJ) – State Democratic Party Chairman John S. Wisniewski issued the following statement regarding Governor Chris Christie’s announcement of the process to fill New Jersey’s US Senate seat:   (TRENTON, NJ) – State Democratic Party Chairman John S. Wisniewski issued the following statement regarding Governor Chris Christie’s announcement of the process to fill New […]

Christie Uses Federal Sandy Aid to Promote Himself During Re-Election Campaign

(Trenton)- Yesterday, a television advertisement funded using federal Sandy relief aid began airing on network television.  The ad features Governor Chris Christie and his family.  With New Jersey 2013 gubernatorial elections less than six months away, Governor Christie’s use of federal tax dollars for television airtime should be questioned.  Assemblyman John Wisniewski, Chairman of the […]

Wisniewski Welcomes Congressman Joaquin Castro for NJDSC Conference Keynote

(Trenton)- Congressman Joaquin Castro will serve as the keynote speaker at the New Jersey Democratic State Committee’s Annual State Conference.  Assemblyman John Wisniewski, Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic State Committee, released the following statement:   (Trenton)- Congressman Joaquin Castro will serve as the keynote speaker at the New Jersey Democratic State Committee’s Annual State […]

Christie And Bush Helped Make Each Other

CHRISTIE WAS AN EARLY SUPPORTER OF BUSH, AND HELPED RAISE HIM $350,000 BECOMING A CAMPAIGN “PIONEER” BOOSTER Christie Joined The Bush Campaign Even Before He Announced For President, “And Traveled Frequently To Austin To Discuss The Then-Texas Governor’s Potential Bid.” “Christie said he formally met Bush in early 1999 – before Bush had announced his […]

Christie Still Has No Plan to Spur Middle Class Jobs

Christie Still Has No Plan to Spur Middle Class Jobs (Trenton)- This morning, Governor Christie’s administration released New Jersey’s unemployment numbers for March 2013.  With the March 2013 rate at 9%, this marks 46 straight months with unemployment at or above 9%.   Christie Still Has No Plan to Spur Middle Class Jobs (Trenton)- This […]

Where’s Christie’s Jobs Plan?

Where’s Christie’s Jobs Plan? (Trenton)- Today, Governor Christie’s administration announced that New Jersey’s unemployment rate for February 2013 was 9.3%.  This marks 45 straight months with unemployment at or above 9%, and another month with New Jersey’s unemployment rate well above those of other states in the region as well as the national average.  Assemblyman […]

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