Currie not worried about Murphy’s growing disapprovals

State Democratic Chairman John Currie said he wasn’t worried by growing disapproval for Gov. Phil Murphy in a Monmouth University poll released Tuesday morning. “As we know, polls are up and down,” Currie said. “Listen, I think the governor's doing a great job trying to put this state on the right path — look out for working families and middle-class people — so I'm not concerned at all.” New Jersey

Jones not ready to announce state chair bid

Essex County Chairman LeRoy Jones on Wednesday said he was not yet prepared to announce a bid for the state party chairmanship. “Not at this point, no. Not at this point,” Jones said. “I think at this point we need to kind of see how things continue to shake out, and ultimately, that conversation that I spoke about with those individuals that are stakeholders in this, I think that needs