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Grapevine: Trolling of the press corps

Gov. Chris Christie had reporters all fired up last week when he staged a large “press announcement” in the State House rotunda to announce that his administration would be moving ahead with a $300 million renovation for the building...

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Grapevine: Always too early to predict Christie's downfall

We're not casting stones here. We've done it here in these pages, too.

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Grapevine: Atlantic City casinos still under pressure

Atlantic City's casinos are facing pressure from both external competition and the dilution of competition within the state with the threat of a North Jersey casino. Though the ballot question for new casinos in the state failed, Atlantic City is...

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Grapevine: Notes and quotes from Day 2 of the League of Municipalities Conference

There were a lot of people in at the League of Municipalities convention in Atlantic City willing to talk about business and politics Wednesday — especially if it was without attribution, considering the nature of the subjects. Grapevine...

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Grapevine: Notes and quotes from Day 1 of the League of Municipalities Conference

There were a lot of people in at the League of Municipalities convention in Atlantic City willing to talk about business and politics Tuesday — especially if it was without attribution, considering the nature of the subjects. Grapevine allowed...

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Grapevine Analysis: Gov. Guadagno? Or how about Attorney General Christie ... or future President Booker?

The 2016 presidential election is last week's news. At least it is in the how-am-I-doing-in-the-latest-polls world of politicians. So, as President-elect Donald Trump begins transitioning into the White House, there is already plenty of talk about...

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Grapevine: Guadagno continues to dig in

Last week, we chronicled Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno's latest pivot away from Gov. Chris Christie: She had appeared on a popular radio show to break with the governor on the issue of this week's ballot question that seeks to dedicate revenues raised by...

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Grapevine Analysis: The Bridgegate verdict - Our experts explain what happened … and what will happen next

Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly, two former aides to Gov. Chris Christie, were found guilty Friday on all counts pertaining to their involvement in the planning and executing of politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge...

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Grapevine Analysis: Health care industry shocked as CarePoint, Barnabas escalate battle over satellite centers

A battle between two health systems may result in a lawsuit involving the Department of Health, according to health law experts in New Jersey.

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Grapevine: Guadagno and Christie spat

In what was likely her boldest pivot yet away from Gov. Chris Christie, Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno went on NJ 101.5 FM last week to not only voice her opposition to the recently passed 23-cent-per-gallon gas tax, but to also urge residents to vote no on...

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