If you're one of those people who believe your vote doesn't count, you might be right when it comes to next month's U.S. Senate primary in New Jersey. Today is the deadline to register to vote in the partisan primaries.
Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. says he was trying not to sound like a policy nerd as he explained how stop-gap federal funds allow HIV and AIDS patients with no other means to access housing, medications and groceries.
Recent polls confirm Newark Mayor Cory Booker continues to have a huge lead over three rivals in the Democratic U.S. Senate primary contest in New Jersey, and some analysts are wondering why those other candidates are even bothering to stay in the race.
Steve Lonegan is not a standard-issue moderate New Jersey Republican, which he proved with his campaign event Friday when he went to one of the nation's poorest cities to bash not just an opponent but decades of anti-poverty policy.