Cerf Nomination Concerns Continue to Grow

By Michael Aron

State Senator Ron Rice says he will use senatorial courtesy to block Christopher Cerf’s nomination as Education Commissioner until he’s satisfied Read more of this post


NJ Supreme Court to Conduct Hearing on Impact of Cuts to School Aid

By Desiree Taylor

Closing arguments were heard in a fact-finding hearing examining the impact of about a billion dollars in state aid cuts to public schools.  Read more of this post

Mayor Booker to Present Newark’s State of the City Address

By Marie DeNoia Aronsohn

Newark Mayor Cory Booker delivered his fifth state of the city address to a city that is embroiled in controversy over how best to reform its failing schools.  Read more of this post

DRBC Meeting Results in Comment Period Extension

By Ed Rodgers

The Delaware River Basin Commission has extended the public comment period on proposed rules that would regulate “fracking,” a controversial Read more of this post

Governor Christie to Present Transportation Strategy at AFA Transportation Conference

By Zachary Fink

Governor Christie used his appearance at the Alliance for Action’s Transportation Conference  to explain his approach to the state’s Read more of this post

PA Governor Appoints Six Commissioners Including Himself to DRPA Board

By Jerry Henry

After nominating himself along with five new Pennsylvania commissioners, Governor Corbett and his new appointees were sworn in as members of the Read more of this post