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One of America’s rising star mayors may make a leap onto a national stage if observer predictions prove to be true. Cory Booker of...
Assistant Attorney General Thomas Perez said goal of Department of Justice's investigation of Seattle Police was to ensure accountability, respect and trust.
Dubbed the “Tweet Conference,” Mayor Anthony Foxx answered questions for one hour from residents of the Queen City on January 23.
The battleground for 2012 is already beginning to take shape, with veteran political observers looking for signs of where the electorate might end up in two years.
Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg will be donating $100 million over five years to the perennially troubled Newark public school system.
Characterizing a tumultuous week for New Jersey educators, the state was rocked with news of another government shake-up as Newark city school Superintendent Clifford B. Janey received word that his three-year contract will not be renewed.
Now into a second term leading the infamous “Brick City” of Newark, NJ, Cory Booker is the politician’s politician that makes other politicians look bad. A solid mix of telegenicism, wit, knuckle-up shrewdness and policy wonkishness – all topped with public compassion and constituent attachment. For someone sitting atop the urban Olympus that is the center of Jersey universe, the state’s notorious political machine seems unable to keep up. In a state as small as Jersey, we’ll place bets that Booker is the dude to watch once his new term is up.
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