Tag: ethics

Assemblyman seeks investigation of Murphy Administration’s budget tactics

DePhillips says Murphy’s office may’ve coordinated with outside groups to lobby his e-mail box TRENTON, N.J. — Did the Murphy Administration use state resources to coordinate with the New Jersey Democratic State Committee and special interest groups? All with the Read More

WATCH: N.J. House Dems Express ‘Love’ For Menendez Despite Bipartisan Ethics Admonition

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senators from both parties came down on Bob Menendez like a ton of bricks this week, Save Jerseyans, issuing a ‘severe’ admonition of Bob Menendez for an apparent  gifts-and-favors relationship with a friend and donor Dr. Salomon Read More

N.J. Republicans hope to help ethically-challenged Bob Menendez drag down his ticket

LINWOOD, N.J. — NJ-02 Republican candidate Hirsh Singh is the front runner in the primary to replace fellow Republican Frank LoBiondo who’s retiring in Congress this year. His presumptive Democrat opponent is Jeff Van Drew. But it’s not Van Drew, an incumbent state Read More

BREAKING: Menendez ‘Severely’ Admonished By U.S. Senate’s Select Committee On Ethics

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bob Menendez may have escaped criminal consequences for his shady behavior concerning a former donor and friend, but on Thursday, the U.S. Senate’s Select Committee On Ethics issued a formal admonition. “The Committee has determined that this Read More

Menendez jury won’t hear of prostitution ‘smears’

NEWARK, N.J. — The jury in U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez’s corruption trial will see portions of a CNN interview and a statement from his office about flights Menendez took on his co-defendant’s private jet, but they will not see the Read More

Guadagno has a new plan for ethics in N.J. politics (and it tweaks Murphy, Christie)

TRENTON — Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno, the Republican nominee in this year’s race to succeed her boss, Chris Christie, as New Jersey’s governor, has released a sweeping plan to reform ethics laws and increase transparency in a state long plagued Read More