Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Kevin McArdle

Kevin McArdle has been the State House Correspondent since 2002. He's covered the resignation of former Governor Jim McGreevey, the Governor Dick Codey Administration, the Jon Corzine/Doug Forrester 2005 gubernatorial campaign, the State government shutdown of 2006, the near fatal car crash of former Governor Jon Corzine, the 2009 Jon Corzine/Chris Christie gubernatorial campaign and the Christie Administration to date including acting as pool reporter for Governor Christie has he toured the state (via helicopter and motorcade) in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. McArdle has won multiple Associated Press awards for spot reporting and received the Edward R. Murrow Award in 2008 for coverage of then-Governor Jon Corzine's 800% toll increase proposal.

(David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
Christie speaks at a town hall meeting in Fairfield
(David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ) Christie speaks at a town hall meeting in Fairfield
[

Fire Union Offended by Christie Comment [AUDIO]

A 2 percent cap on salary increases that arbitrators can award for public employees expired March 31 and Gov. Chris Christie has been using his Town Hall meetings as a vehicle to rail against the Democrat-controlled Assembly for not talking action on a bill to extend the limit.

Read More|Comment

The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge
The George Washington Bridge. (Andrew Burton, Getty Images)
[

GOP Leader: Bridgegate Probe Should Stop [AUDIO]

On Wednesday, a judge ruled that two key figures in Bridgegate do not have to comply with subpoenas issued by the legislative committee investigating the scandal. The top Republican in the Assembly said it is time for the legislature to step aside and let federal prosecutors take over.

Read More|Comment

Homeless Veterans
John Moore, Getty Images
[

NJ a National Model for Helping Veterans [AUDIO]

Although Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder has officially been ruled out as a factor, the recent Fort Hood shooting has raised new questions about the mental health of America's soldiers. Wednesday, the head of the New Jersey National Guard told the Assembly Budget Committee that the Garden State is setting the standard when it comes to helping veterans.

Read More|Comment

Bridget Anne Kelly in Court
(Mel Evans, Getty Images)
[

Bridgegate Subpoenas Quashed by Judge [POLL/AUDIO]

In a devastating blow for the legislative committee investigating Bridgegate, a judge has ruled that two key players in the scandal do not have to turn over subpoenaed documents. Assemblyman John Wisniewski (D-Sayreville), co-chair of the Select Committee on Investigation, said his panel's work will not stop, even with these cases being dismissed.

Read More|Comment

On-ramps to the George Washington Bridge
Andrew Burton, Getty Images
[

Bridgegate Panel Sets Deadline for Christie Lawyers [AUDIO]

The law firm that conducted the Christie administration's internal investigation into Bridgegate has been given until Friday to turn over all documents related to its probe.

Read More|Comment

New Jersey Legislative Select Committee on Investigation
New Jersey Legislative Select Committee on Investigation meeting on April 8, 2014 (Kevin McArdle, Townsquare Media)
[

Tempers Flare at Bridgegate Hearing

Tempers flared during Tuesday's third hearing of the New Jersey Legislative Select Committee on Investigation, charged with probing the Bridgegate scandal. 

Read More|Comment

NJ Beach Town Devastated By Hurricane Sandy Tears Down Storm-Damaged Homes
Mark Wilson, Getty Images
[

Legislator is Losing Patience with Christie Administration [AUDIO]

The first oversight report from Superstorm Sandy integrity monitors won't be ready for the legislature until July 1, and that's not welcome news for Assembly Budget Committee chairman Gary Schaer. He has grown impatient over the lack of information regarding contractors hired by the Christie administration to do recovery and rebuilding work.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!