Tag: Chris Christie

New Jersey residents elect Phil Murphy as governor

Photo courtesy of Phil Murphy, Flickr Chris Christie’s time as New Jersey’s governor has come to an end.  On Tuesday, voters went to the polls to decide who would be his replacement and Democrat Phil Murphy came out on top with 55.6 percent of votes. Decidedly blue in presidential elections, […]

Panel Addresses the State of Budget at Roundtable

Photo by Giancarlo Sepulveda On Feb. 16, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie outlined his proposed state budget for the 2017 fiscal year. While the governor did not spend much time on the topic of higher education, he indicated that the appropriations devoted to senior public institutions, community colleges and NJ […]