| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Many years ago, I convinced the now-shuttered Chicago Daily News to send me from Chicago to Washington to join the paper's D.C. bureau.
This piece first ran in Printers Row Journal, delivered to Printers Row members with the...
| Apr 24, 2012
Jon Corzine left Goldman Sachs with a net worth far exceeding even that of Mitt Romney's today. Many accounts of his tenure at Goldman suggest he "failed up" the corporate ladder.
Pushed out of Goldman in a power struggle, he nonetheless pocketed...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Would you borrow money to pay off your mortgage and instead risk it in the market?
That is in essence what Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz would like to do by floating $255 million of pension obligation bonds to fill the official hole in the...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 12:16 PM
In case anyone missed the news — and judging by the fact that there aren't angry mobs storming Washington, everyone missed the news — Congress recently absolved Jon Corzine of being criminally responsible for actions that "wiped out...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 5:49 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Many motorists don't know it, but it's likely that every time they get behind the wheel, there's a snitch along for the ride.
In the next few days, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is expected to propose long-...
| Apr 25, 2012
Jon Corzine left Goldman Sachs with a net worth far exceeding even that of Mitt Romney today. Many accounts of his tenure at Goldman suggest he "failed up" the corporate ladder.
Pushed out of Goldman in a power struggle (sparked in part by his support...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 2:32 PM
Reversing course, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie reimbursed the state for personal and political travel on a state police helicopter, including a trip to meet with Republicans urging him to consider a presidential run.
Christie, a Republican,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:13 AM
The Big One is still 52 weeks away, but the results from a host of local elections today may offer fresh clues about the state of play in politics just as the presidential nominating process is set to begin.
At stake on this "off-year" general election...
| Aug 14, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Also, John Cornyn, Bob Corker, Kevin McCarthy and Chris Van Hollen....
| Jul 28, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Mike Memoli The last time President Obama came to the Garden State, it was for his third campaign visit for Jon Corzine's embattled re-election effort. Today after he bounded down the steps of Air Force One at Newark Airport,......
| Jun 8, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Mike Memoli In the busiest date yet on the mid-term calendar, voters in a dozen states head to the polls today for primary and runoff elections, some of which will be key in determining the state of play......