Tag: amtrak

Feds deal major blow to Gateway tunnel project

A crucial infrastructure deal to fund a multi-billion-dollar rail tunnel under the Hudson River suffered a major setback Friday, after the Trump Administration announced the project relied on a “non-existent” agreement to secure federal funding. … -existent” agreement to secure Read More

Christie Admin: Amtrak displayed ‘total lack of concern’ for public over holiday weekend

Brian Murray, Governor Chris Christie’s press secretary, released the administration’s latest anti-Amtrak salvo on Monday following yet another highly-publicized transportation system meltdown involving a train stuck in a tunnel for hours.  “Amtrak’s failure to adequately maintain its facilities was again on Read More

Liberal blogger who was there says Gawker’s Christie train story is “shit”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog When it rains it pours… The gossip blog Gawker kicked a politically hobbled Chris Christie while he was down (and apparently running late) on Sunday, Save Jerseyans, claiming the Governor was ejected Read More

DCCC will keep swinging at (and missing) MacArthur without better candidates

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog This story is pretty easily explainable by looking at New Jersey’s current congressional map, Save Jerseyans. I’ve heard some insiders debate whether Scott Garrett‘s NJ-5 is actually more winnable for the Democrats Read More