Less than 24 hours after Gov. Chris Christie announced a special election will be held to permanently fill the seat left vacant by the death of Sen. Frank Lautenberg at least four people are considering running in the election.
Governor Chris Christie holds a press conference at the Statehouse regarding a timeline of naming a successor to the late Senator Frank Lautenberg. Watch the press conference live beginning at 1:30 p.m.
There are allegations that U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez may have used his political power and influence in exchange for free private jet flights from a campaign donor. The controversy is taking its toll as a new poll out today shows the Senator's approval ratings in a virtual free-fall.