Top Frelinghuysen aide joins lobbying firm

Nancy Fox, who served as chief of staff to Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen and then as staff director of the House Appropriations Committee, is joining Winning Strategies Washington as a partner. Fox will join Donna Mullins, the firm’s chair, as Frelinghuysen alums.  Mullins served as chief of staff to Frelinghuysen and Rep. Dean Gallo before joining Winning Strategies. “Nancy was an extraordinary steady hand during unprecedented times on the committee," said

Murphy to lead Democratic governors in 2020

Gov. Phil Murphy was elected chair-elect of the Demcoratic Governor's Association this morning, paving the way for him to chair the group in 2020. Murphy, a former Democratic National Committee Finance Chairman, will now assume the same role his predecessor, Gov. Chris Christie, held for the Republicans in 2014.  Christie faced considerable criticism for the time spent out of state while working on that unpaid post. The story of Murphy's