Despite Leak, Obama Officials Say Trade Pact Will Protect US Laws
March 26 2015 12:40 PM EDT
Critics say a draft trade deal would empower companies trying to overturn domestic laws. Obama officials say otherwise.
Christie Officials Push $100M Pension Deal for RGA Donor
March 24 2015 3:51 PM EDT
As RGA chair, Christie raised millions from the donor. Now Christie officials want a lucrative deal for the donor's firm.
Thanks For The Interview. Have A Corvette
March 23 2015 5:39 PM EDT
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie petitioned an auto dealership to loan a Corvette to the host who interviews him on a radio show.
Christie Blocks Release of NJ-Exxon Settlement Docs
March 20 2015 2:12 PM EDT
The New Jersey Republican’s administration blocked a lawmaker’s open-records request for details about a $225 million deal.
Christie Shifted NJ Pension Cash To Donor’s Foreign Firm
March 16 2015 12:03 PM EDT
Chris Christie appointees committed $300 million to a subsidiary of a foreign firm whose executive donated to his campaign and the RNC.
After Donations To Christie Admin, Prudential Gets Millions
March 11 2015 2:41 PM EDT
The lead director of a major financial firm gave campaign cash to New Jersey's GOP governor and served as his finance chairman.
Rahm Emanuel Donors Managing Chicago Teachers' Pension Money
March 11 2015 8:22 AM EDT
Retirement savings of Chicago teachers are being invested in firms whose executives made big contributions to the mayor.
Christie Appears At Event Hosted By Exxon-Funded Group
March 06 2015 10:38 AM EST
Hours after settling an Exxon case for just $225 million, the N.J. governor speaks to a group backed by the oil giant.
Christie Moves To Raid Enviro Settlement Cash To Fund Tax Cuts
March 05 2015 4:22 PM EST
New Jersey's governor wants to use settlement money for a budget that cuts environmental efforts and funds corporate tax cuts.
Why Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Wants To Run 'Red Lights'
March 03 2015 1:03 PM EST
The Chicago mayor's former aide was hired by a red-light camera firm's lobbyists just days before the firm got a city contract.
Christie Obscures Big Wall Street Gift In Fine Print
March 03 2015 8:08 AM EST
Accounting change masks new data showing NJ pension fees jumped 50 percent to $600 million in 2014.
Christie Faces Decision On Bill Limiting Wall Street Donations
March 02 2015 8:26 AM EST
New "pay-to-play" legislation could keep Christie from raising campaign funds from a wide swath of Wall Street.
Christie Can Raid Exxon Mobil Settlement Cash
February 27 2015 10:27 PM EST
Language inserted by Chris Christie into a N.J. law allows him to steer cash from environmental lawsuits away from cleanups, into a discretionary fund.
Christie Settles ExxonMobil Case After Firm Donated to RGA
February 27 2015 11:27 AM EST
New Jersey settles 2004 $8.9 billion case against ExxonMobil for just $250 million; Christie's first AG was an ExxonMobil lawyer.
GOP Demands Release Of Cuomo's Book Contract
February 26 2015 12:51 PM EST
Republicans want to see the deal the New York governor got from Murdoch's News Corp. after he backed initiatives helping the company.
Amid Corruption Probe, Cuomo Officials Begin Purging State Emails
February 26 2015 8:52 AM EST
The New York governor's administration is automatically deleting government emails after 90 days.
Cuomo Had 'No Idea' Bill He Signed Benefited Murdoch
February 25 2015 3:32 PM EST
New York's governor denied knowledge of a bill News Corp. had lobbied on before giving him a book deal.
Before Book Deal, Cuomo Backed Bills Helping News Corp
February 25 2015 8:50 AM EST
State documents show News Corp lobbies the governor while it pays him as much as $700,000 for a poorly selling memoir.
Christie's Pension Cuts Ruled Illegal
February 23 2015 5:26 PM EST
A GOP-appointed judge says the New Jersey governor must comply with the pension law he backed in 2011 and make full payments.
Port Authority Exempts Christie Correspondence From Disclosure
February 23 2015 2:40 PM EST
Agency says correspondence between its officials and the New Jersey governor's office about a contract for Jerry Jones can remain secret.