Tag: administration

Murphy Administration denies request for Alvarez-related emails

TRENTON, N.J. — Is the Murphy Administration stonewalling attempts to get to the bottom of its handling of a sexual assault allegations scandal? The Democrat-controlled legislature has already voted to delay its own investigation into the Administration’s questionable hiring practices Read More

Yes, ANOTHER Murphy aide is making headlines as questionable personnel decisions mount

TRENTON, N.J. — The Murphy Administration’s personnel hiring questions continue to mount and the scandals are piling up as both an internal and legislative review begin to get off of the ground. On Thursday night, as Governor Phil Murphy continues his Read More

White House cites First Amendment in nixing Obamacare contraceptive mandate

President Trump’s decision to end Obamacare’s contraceptive mandate was based on his belief in First Amendment protection of religious freedom, the White House said Friday. “This is a president who supports the first amendment, who supports the freedom of religion. Read More

Christie Administration Opposes Trump Plan to Drill in Atlantic

Credit: Governor’s Office/Tim Larsen DEP Commissioner Bob Martin The Christie administration yesterday renewed its opposition to any plans to open the waters off the Jersey coast to oil and gas exploration, a move being considered by the federal government. In Read More

New Calls for Criminal Investigation of Obama Aides in ‘Unmasking’ Scandal

New calls are coming in for the Justice Department to launch a criminal investigation into the “unmasking” scandal swirling around a cluster of former Obama administration officials. The calls came as House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes Read More

After Competing With HealthCare.gov, Private Exchanges See Opening With Trump Administration

As Congress continues to debate the future of Obamacare, efforts to repeal the health care law and make changes to the health insurance landscape are opening the door for private health insurance exchanges that serve as private-sector alternatives to HealthCare.gov. Read More

Trump Wants Justice Department to Investigate Leakers. How That Works.

Frustrated by a proliferation of leaks early in his administration, President Donald Trump last week said he directed the Department of Justice to open a criminal investigation. “I’ve actually called the Justice Department to look into the leaks,” Trump said Read More