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  • Top NJ Dem walks back comments on traffic panel

    The New Jersey Legislature's top Democrat said an investigation by fellow lawmakers into politically motivated traffic jams should end if a judge quashes the panel's subpoenas before quickly reversing course Monday and saying the committee has not run its course.

  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie reacts to a question by health policy advocate Maura A. Collinsgru during a town hall meeting Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in South River, N.J. Christie criticized the head of the legislative panel who is investigating the lane closings, Assemblyman John Wisniewski, a Democrat and frequent critic of the governor's.  At least a dozen protesters disrupted the meeting. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    MILLER: New Jersey expedites magazine and gun ban; only Chris Christie can stop

    A bill that bans magazines of more than 10 rounds and classifies .22-caliber tube-fed youth rifles as “assault firearms” could hit the governor’s desk as soon as March 27, according to the Association of New Jersey Rifle & Pistol Clubs, which is the state’s affiliate for the National Rifle Association (NRA).

  • NJ Democrats combine traffic jam probes

    The New Jersey Legislature on Monday merged what had been separate but parallel investigations into allegations that Gov. Chris Christie's aides manufactured traffic jams as political payback.

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