Howarth and Addiego weren’t package deal, senator says

State Sen. Dawn Addiego (D-Evesham) said on Thursday that her former running mate, Assemblyman Joe Howarth (R-Evesham) was not angling to join the Democratic party along when she left the GOP last month. “Let's just clear the record here,” Addiego said. “He did not know until that afternoon, and it's my understanding that Greenwald had approached him — someone had approached Ryan Peters as well — and Joe told Greenwald

Christie gives 8th State of State

Governor Chris Christie will deliver his final State of the State address to a joint session of the New Jersey Legislature at 3 PM today.  He is the first Governor to deliver eight State of the State addresses since Tom Kean gave his in 1990. Gov. Donald DiFrancesco took office after Christine Todd Whitman gave her seventh address in 2001, and left before the 2002 State of the State.  That