CHRISTIE STABILIZES POLL NUMBERS

Gov. Chris Christie’s approval rating remains just over the majority mark. The new Monmouth University/Asbury Park Press poll shows that 51 percent of the state approves of the job done by the governor. Christie has a majority of support with Republicans and independents. The numbers are 14 percent down from Dec., but one percent better…

STATE CONSIDERS INCREASING TAX ON E-CIGARETTE

The taxes on e-cigarettes could be going up. The Christie administration is attempting to put the tax similar to that of regular cigarettes. The state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff said that they aren’t proven to be a “safe alternative to regular cigarettes.” New Jersey is ranked as the worst state in the country on anti-smoking programs, according…