Author: Staff Report

Resign to run law to be proposed

Democratic state Sens. Raymond Lesniak (D-Union) and Loretta Weinberg (D-Bergen) will soon introduce legislation that would force any governor to resign from office in order to pursue a campaign for president. Gov. Chris Christie has announced that he is joinng…

Conservatives hope to pack Hispanic districts

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a challenge to Texas redistricting maps that conservatives say violates the U.S. Constitution’s guarantee of equal protection. Based on the principle of “one person-one vote,” the state allocated representation according to population. The challengers,…