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Governor Chris Christie talks about Sandy rebuilding and recovery during his 116th town hall in Belmar. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)
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Christie Provides Sandy Aid Timeline

Gov. Chris Christie offered a status update on federal Sandy aid during his 116th town hall in Belmar on Tuesday.

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Dems Push Pay Award Hike for Fire, Police Unions

Democratic lawmakers are pushing legislation that would remove a 2 percent cap on pay raises for police and firefighter unions in arbitration cases, allowing increases of up to 3 percent when it can be shown that higher health premiums or job reductions have produced savings.

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Gov. Chris Christie addresses the Bridgegate emails at a Statehouse press conference
Gov. Chris Christie addresses the Bridgegate emails at a Statehouse press conference in January.
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Dems Scoff at Christie Bridgegate Probe Report [AUDIO]

The New York Times is reporting the Christie Administration's internal investigation into Bridgegate has concluded the governor did nothing wrong, a determination immediately challenged by Democratic critics.

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Electronic Car Maker Tesla Reports Quarterly Earnings
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Tesla Gets Help With NJ Bill [AUDIO]

Responding to a recent decision by the state to ban Tesla from selling its electric vehicles directly to consumers in New Jersey, newly-introduced legislation would create an exception to the rule.

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Should NJ Legalize Pot? [POLL/AUDIO]

Licensed facilities would be allowed to grow and sell small amounts of marijuana in New Jersey, and residents 21 and older would be allowed to possess and grow a little bit of the drug, under a newly introduced bill sponsored by state Sen. Nick Scutari.

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Electronic sign warning of road work (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
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State Senator Wants Tax on Marijuana to Pay for Roads

A Middlesex County Democrat wants to legalize marijuana, tax it and use the revenue to pay to fix the state's roads and bridges.

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NJ Bill Looks at Extended School Day, Year [POLL/AUDIO]

Gov. Chris Christie isn't New Jersey's only politician interested in extending the school day and school year. Democratic state lawmakers have been touting legislation with the same goal.

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Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell (D)
Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell (D) (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Philly Leaders Strategize for 2016 DNC Pitch

A group of political, labor, business and community leaders in Philadelphia are putting together their pitch for the city to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

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A ‘Secret Formula’ to Lower Taxes in NJ? [POLL/AUDIO]

Gov. Chris Christie says he's finally found the secret formula to lower property taxes in the Garden State -- although it's not really a secret at all.

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Gov. Chris Christie in Flemington
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Gov Asks For Help Limiting Salary Hikes [AUDIO]

A law that caps arbitration salary increases for public sector workers at 2 percent will expire in 10 days, unless the state legislature takes action to renew it.

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