Why has no one asked Chris Christie about Bridgegate? – Washington Post (blog)

Why has no one asked Chris Christie about Bridgegate?Washington Post (blog)Over the last two weeks, Chris Christie has spent several hours fielding questions from New Jerseyans in two town halls…

Two words Chris Christie never mentioned in budget speech: Hurricane Sandy – The Times, Trenton

Two words Chris Christie never mentioned in budget speech: Hurricane SandyThe Times, TrentonTRENTON — A central theme of Gov. Chris Christie’s budget address last year was Hurricane Sandy. He was…

Gov. Chris Christie can’t pass buck on Hurricane Sandy aid problems: Editorial – NJ.com

Gov. Chris Christie can’t pass buck on Hurricane Sandy aid problems: EditorialNJ.comChris Christie wants us to believe that the federal government is the true villain standing in the way of…

Chris Christie avoids Bridgegate scandal at Town Hall, talks Sandy relief and … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsChris Christie avoided talk of Bridgegate on Thursday at the first town hall meeting of his second term, focusing instead on the bureaucracy holding up reconstruction after…

Chris Christie postpones Middletown town hall because of snow again – The Star-Ledger

The Star-LedgerTRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie’s 110th town hall has been postponed again because of snow. With another storm expected to hit New Jersey this morning, the Republican governor’s office…

Christie used Sandy funds for senior complex in town where mayor endorsed him – Hunterdon County Democrat – NJ.com

Christie used Sandy funds for senior complex in town where mayor endorsed himHunterdon County Democrat – NJ.comTRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie helped channel $6 million in federal Hurricane Sandy recovery…

New Jersey mayor’s diary: Chris Christie held Hurricane Sandy aid ‘hostage’ – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe mayor of Hoboken, N.J., doubled down Sunday on her allegations against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, saying she got a “direct message from the governor” that…

Hoboken Mayor Alleges That Chris Christie’s Lt. Governor Extorted Her Over … – Mediaite

MediaiteLast weekend, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer (D-NJ) told WNYC that the unfolding Bridgegate scandal made her wonder if Governor Chris Christie’s administration had denied her city Hurricane Sandy relief funds…

NY man wins over $700G from lottery ticket found after Superstorm Sandy – Fox News

Fox NewsIt was the ultimate case of delayed gratification for 27-year-old Marvin Rosales-Martinez. The Hicksville, N.Y. man was working as a landscaper one month after Superstorm Sandy rocked the tri-state…

For New York lottery winner, $1 million was blowing in the wind – CNN

CNNNew York (CNN) — In the post-Superstorm Sandy destruction, New York landscaper Marvin Rosales Martinez was clearing storm debris with a leaf blower when he discovered an unknown treasure hidden…

President Obama Says Jersey Shore ‘Open For Business’

President Obama is rocking Jersey Shore and Twitter with the historic declaration “Jersey Shore is open for business” today. And stop for a moment and consider that Barack Obama has…

HR8 – American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012: Fiscal Cliff Bill Adds To Deficit

On a vote of 257 to 167 the U.S. House Of Representatives voted to pass what’s called the “Fiscal Cliff” bill called The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012. But…

President Obama’s Address Talks About Newtown Shooting

The White House uploaded President Obama’s weekly Saturday video address and in talking about the Newtown Shooting, it’s clear he’s still quite upset about the events of Friday, where Adam…

Barack Obama For President Of The United States Of America

Today’s Election Day 2012, and you’ve heard the cliched statement that “You have a clear choice.” Well, folks, it’s true: you really do. The choice for this video-blogger is simple:…

Hurricane Sandy’s Aftermath: Occupy Sandy Offers Hope

A tsunami of news flowing at a level of importance and urgency has the media in a frenzied attempt to stay current. ┬áThe political storm surge is as intense as…

Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts Beyond The Red Cross: Occupy Sandy

The Red Cross is a great organization, but the problem with having everyone rely just on one company for disaster relief efforts, is it becomes overwhelmed beyond what it can…

NY Marathon Cancelled After Complaints

The New York Marathon has been cancelled by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, after a resounding cry of complaints of misplaced priorities from those suffering from the impact of Hurricane…

NY Marathon Puts Congresswoman Carolyn Mahoney In Bind

New York Congresswoman Carolyn Mahoney, who this blogger met at the Democratic National Convention,and was kind enough to provide this interview.. …side-stepped MSNBC’s Martin Bashir’s question regarding the New York…

Raw Sewage On New York Streets After Hurricane Sandy

New York City is facing what seems to be a large problem with raw sewage all over the streets after Hurricane Sandy. Several blogs are directly reporting the problem. For…

BLS Reports U.S. Unemployment Rate At 7.9 Percent For October

Bravo, President Obama. Well, Mitt Romney can’t say the American Economy is as bad off as he claims – his campaign is over. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports…

Hand-Held Power Generators Needed For NJ, Staten Island, Manhattan

As New York, New Jersey, and other nearby states recover from Hurricane Sandy, there’s a lot of emphasis placed on waiting for large utility companies to get power back to…

President Obama And Gov Christie Press Conference After Hurricane Sandy

Here’s the much talked about President Obama and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Press Conference held Wednesday after Obama toured the parts of NJ that suffered the worst damage. The…

President Obama Meets Gov. Christy In New Jersey After Hurrricane Sandy

President Barack Obama landed in New Jersey to survey the extensive damage caused to the entire state by Hurricane Sandy. It’s estimated that 60 percent of New Jersey is without…

New York Media Takes A Hurricane Sandy Big Hit

Lost in the flurry of social media reports was the fact that New York, the media capital, was crippled in another way: its media outlets were rendered inactive. This was…

In Brooklyn NY, Reports Of Residents Dealing With Flood And Damage

While the worst of Hurricane Sandy is behind us, New Yorkers are dealing with the horror of a period with no power, food, or in many cases, the homes themselves.…

Hurricane Sandy Manhattan Flood Storify Blog

A storify look at how New York's Manhattan Island was impacted by Hurricane Sandy

President Obama’s Statement on Hurricane Sandy

In this video President Obama says that on Monday before Hurricane Sandy hit water, he had talked to all of the governors of all of the states that would be…

Smoke In Flooded NY Apartment During Hurricane Sandy (Video)

Here’s an example of how mainstream media increasingly fails to give a comprehensive view of what’s happening during a disaster, and why social media has overtaken it. The USTREAM channel…

CNN’s Ali Velchi Stands Up To Hurricane Sandy Winds, Video Bomb

As Hurricane Sandy made its way through New York City and Atlantic City, NJ, and the Eastern Seaboard, Twitter took note of the work of CNN’s long time correspondent, Ali…

Hurricane Sandy Live Update

Hurricane Sandy: Live Report (via AFP) 2322GMT: JUST IN – Sandy is due to make landfall within the next hour along the New Jersey coast, the US National Hurricane Center…

Ravens Not Letting Hurricane Sandy Affect Them

Hurricane Sandy is a bit*h, but the Baltimore Ravens are fighting back and doing their best to beat her at her own game. Their bye week is over and they…

Hurricane Sandy Brings Mitt Romney’s Insensitive Anti-FEMA Ideas To Light

Hurricane Sandy is more than just the perfect storm, it’s the perfect tool to out a campaigns message for better or worse. For President Barack Obama, it’s for the better,…