CEA Boss Got Criminal Immunity

CARTERET — The president of the Carteret teacher’s union received immunity from criminal prosecution in exchange for testimony about an alleged conspiracy to steal confidential student records, but authorities say high school teacher John Nartowicz is subject to possible administrative and civil charges that could result in him being permanently banned from teaching in the state of New Jersey.

Close To Christie

Republican Gov. Chris Christie, shown here campaigning in Perth Amboy with Mayor Wilda Diaz, who delivered the Republican National Convention keynote address for Romney at the GOP convention in Tampa, was also the honored speaker at Diaz’s inauguration.

PERTH AMBOY — Republican Gov. Chris Christie has been very close to Mayor Wilda Diaz since the day she took office, but political observers are watching to see how much money the GOP pours into her re-election fun when state campaign finance reports are released next week.