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Late Night Roundup: President Obama Reads ‘Mean Tweets’

Watch President Obama read a list of “Mean Tweets” about himself, on the Jimmy Kimmel show.

March 13, 2015
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Endorse This: Christie Marks Sandy Anniversary By Bullying A Protester

See Governor Christie fly off the handle — again.

October 30, 2014
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Two Years After Hurricane Sandy, Thousands Await Aid To Rebuild

It has been two years since Hurricane Sandy struck New Jersey, but many homeowners are still waiting to get their homes back.

October 29, 2014
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U.S. Tidal Floods Will Be ‘Chronic’ In 15 Yrs, Study Claims

Flooding in coastal regions could be a consistent problem in the future according to a report by the Union of Concerned Scientists.

October 8, 2014
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Obama To Visit Washington State, See Mudslide Aftermath

By Kyung M. Song, The Seattle Times WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will fly to Washington state on April 22 to see the aftermath of the Snohomish County mudslide, exactly a month after one of the state’s worst natural disasters. The president notified U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-WA) of his plans during a five-minute phone call […]

April 9, 2014
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Christie Admits Sandy Recovery ‘Has Not Gone Perfectly’

By John Reitmeyer, The Record (Hackensack, NJ) BELMAR, NJ — From dunes to dredging to getting more people back in their homes, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie spent more than an hour Tuesday talking about New Jersey’s ongoing recovery from Superstorm Sandy. Belmar was hit hard by the 2012 storm, and many people in the region […]

March 26, 2014
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Feds Blame NJ For Delays In Distributing Sandy Aid

By Herb Jackson, The Record (Hackensack, NJ) WASHINGTON — After weeks of hearing Gov. Chris Christie and his administration blame federal red tape for delays encountered by residents seeking grants to repair homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy, Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) gave the Obama administration’s top recovery official a chance to fight back Wednesday. Pressed by […]

March 13, 2014
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Chris Christie’s Worst Offense? Proving Rand Paul Right

Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) no longer cares about making sense. He hit the absurdist stage of what seems to be his Nixonian demise on Friday evening, after a letter from the lawyer for former associate David Wildstein said the governor knew about the lane closures on the George Washington Bridge as they were happening became public. Christie’s office […]

February 2, 2014
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New Jersey Official Denies Withholding Disaster Aid

New York (AFP) – Embattled New Jersey governor Chris Christie’s second-in-command Monday flatly denied allegations she and Christie threatened to withhold money for Hurricane Sandy relief as a political quid pro quo. These latest allegations of political strong arm tactics add to the increasing scandal surrounding the governor, after aides were accused of manufacturing traffic […]

January 20, 2014