Thursday, April 17, 2014

WEDNESDAY EVENING CHRIS CHRISTIE NEWS REVIEW


NEWS
Chris Christie 'nervous' when scandal linked to aides
Chris Christie was "nervous" about the possibility more of his aides were involved in a politically motivated traffic jam scandal, according to interview ...
Chris Christie's tax-cut fantasies: Moran
Chris Christie says he wants to eliminate the tax. That kind of talk wins votes. And as a bonus, it shifts the conversation away from Bridgegate, and his ...
Governor Chris Christie To Host Town Hall In Brick Next Thursday
Governor Chris Christie will host his 120th Town Hall Meeting in Brick on Thursday, April 24. Joined by members of his Cabinet, the governor will ...
NorthJersey.com
The ethics of Gov. Chris Christie
In a recent public announcement, Randy Mastro, Gov. Chris Christie's hired attorney, said that the Governor was exonerated of any involvement in the ...
Christie Calls for All Campaign Donors to Be Named
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has backed the U.S. Supreme Court decision to allow people to give an unlimited amount of money to political ...
NJ AIDS/HIV on Rise but not for Chris Christie
New Jersey's AIDS Drug Distribution Program gives life-sustaining medications to those individuals who don't earn enough money to afford the drugs.
Should Chris Christie find some love for his enemies?: Letter
Gov. Chris Christie favors those who support, encourage, endorse and prefer his political positions (“Official: Gov.'s staff told to favor friendly mayors,” ...
Stuff.co.nz
Poll: Christie regaining, but Clinton trounces entire GOP field
According to a new McClatchy-Marist Poll, Gov. Chris Christie has regained some strength, but Hillary Rodham Clinton is ahead of every potential ...
Christie touts state role in NJ company expansions
TRENTON —Joining his friend and former chief of staff, Gov. Chris Christie used the expansion of a biopharmaceutical company in Summit this ...
NJ panel could call Christie to testify
Gov. Chris Christie (left) stops to greet a supporter during a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday at Celegene Corp. in Summit. / AP Photo/Mel ...
Christie requests extension for filing tax returns
Chris Christie will disclose what his family earned last year, but that won't happen any time soon. For the fifth-year in a row, Christie has asked the ...
Christie 'nervous' when scandal linked to aides
TRENTON, N.J. – Gov. Chris Christie was “nervous” about the possibility more of his aides were involved in a politically motivated traffic jam scandal, ...
RealClearPolitics
Christie: Campaign Finance System Is "Ridiculous"
SOMERSET, N.J. -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday called for the abolishment of current federal and statewide campaign finance rules, ...
NJ tax collections missed Christie's estimates in March
Chris Christie's expectations in March, according to the state treasurer. It was the latest month of missed revenue goals for the Republican governor.
Philly.com
Taxpayers pay $340 an hour for Christie's aides' lawyers
TRENTON — Taxpayers are paying up to $340 an hour to pay for lawyers for five current or former staffers of Gov. Chris Christie, including one of the ...
Christie to host Sandy town hall in Ocean County next week
RELATED COVERAGE. • Chris Christie calls for no limits to campaign donations, end to realty transfer fees. • More Politics ...
Many Jerseyans dissatisfied with Sandy recovery effort
Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a town hall meeting April 3 at St. Stanislaus Kostka School in Sayreville. / Jason Towlen/Staff Photographer ...
Manzo calls Operation Bid Rig illegal in new book about Gov. Christie
There's a sizable amount of glee running through “Ruthless Ambition: the Rise and Fall of Chris Christie,” former Jersey City Assemblyman Lou ...
In the Loop: McConnell and Christie have dueling fundraisers
Chris Christie. Rep. Pat Meehan (R-Pa.), who is considered likely to win reelection, brought in the powerhouse governor, who, despite recent ...
Washington Post (blog)
Christie outshines McConnell at dueling fundraisers
Chris Christie. Rep. Pat Meehan (R-Pa.), who is considered likely to win his re-election, brought in the powerhouse who, despite recent traffic-related ...
Economic Times
Three expensive milliseconds
Four years ago Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey, abruptly cancelled America's biggest and arguably most important infrastructure project, ...
Christie: It's 'Ridiculous' to Limit Campaign Donations
Chris Christie talks during a town hall meeting at Winston Churchill Elementary School, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Fairfield, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio ...
Poll: Should NJ amend its constitution to protect judges in wake of Christie's moves?
Chris Christie deny reappointment to two state Supreme Court justices, it's time to rewrite the constitution and guarantee tenure for judges unless they ...
BLOGS
Chris Christie's plausible deniability claim takes a hit - Daily Kos
Daily Kos  rss@dailykos.com (Jed Lewison)
The big story coming out of Monday's document dump of the notes from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie'sinternal whitewash investigation of his lane ...
The other Chris Christie « Mercury Rising 鳯女
Mercury Rising 鳯女  Charles II
The other Chris Christie. Posted by Charles II on April 16, 2014. New Mexico, best known as the state which most Americans think is a province of Old ...
Brent Johnson — Chris Christie calls for unlimited campaign - Mike Norman Economics - Blogger
Mike Norman Economics  Tom Hickey
FRANKLIN — Gov. Chris Christie today said there should be no limits on how much money people can donate to political campaigns. The Republican ...

WEDNESDAY REPUBLICAN GOVERNORS ASSOCIATION NEWS


NEWS
Republican Governors Association Raises $22 Million, Lists Donors
Under the chairmanship of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, the Republican Governors Associationreported more than $22 million in donations during ...
NorthJersey.com
Firms with ties to Christie gave big to Republican governors group
In all, the Republican Governors Association – which Christie took over in November – raised $22.4 million in the first three months of 2013, according ...
Republican ad knocks Mark Schauer for nursing home fee extended by Gov. Rick Snyder
LANSING, MI -- The Republican Governors Association released what it called a "new attack ad" on Wednesday, criticizing Michigan Democratic ...
NorthJersey.com
Law firm hired by Christie for internal probe donated $10K in 2014 to RGA
The law firm made two donations to the Republican Governors Association in 2012 each for $10,000, one on Feb. 20 and the other on Dec. 31 of that ...
Independent Fact Check Sites: Claims in New RGA Attack Ad “Misleading” and “False”
LANSING – Today the Republican Governor's Association, chaired by corrupt New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, released a new ad attacking ...
Paul, Rubio lead potential Republican 2016 contenders in spending
Embattled New Jersey Governor Chris Christie demonstrated his own fundraising acumen by leading hisRepublican Governors Association to a ...
Christie's Mastro Mistake: Report Backfires Politically, Legally
... to restart his sputtering quest for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination and hold onto his chairmanship of the Republican Governors Association.

Billionaire Hedge Fund Chiefs Join Ricketts' Political Group (2)
Singer was among the hedge fund leaders to contribute to the Republican Governors Association, which filed its first-quarter fundraising report today ...
Chicago Sun-Times
Judge Harris spends $1M for appeals court bid — 5 times the salary
Rauner has already benefitted from $1.5 million in donations from the Republican Governors Association since his primary win and has considerable ...
RealClearPolitics
Christie: Campaign Finance System Is "Ridiculous"
His remarks were notable, in part, because of Christie's current role as chairman of the Republican Governors Association, which requires traveling ...
Mother Jones
Is New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez the Next Sarah Palin?
They serve side by side on the money-raising juggernaut known as the Republican Governors Association (RGA), and they campaigned together ...
New Hampshire Senate Race May Reveal Obamacare's Fate
A poll commissioned by the Republican Governors Association has Brown taking a five-point lead over Shaheen Some voters who supported ...
Ken Braun: Mark Schauer water tax proposal preys upon and creates voter ignorance
His old legislation is the subject of a new advertisement from the Republican Governor's Association, criticizing the Democratic gubernatorial ...
WMUR Manchester
New Hampshire Senate Race May Reveal Obamacare's Fate
A poll commissioned by the Republican Governors Association has Brown taking a 5-point lead over Shaheen Some voters who supported Shaheen ...

WEDNESDAY EVENING ELON MUSK NEWS UPDATE


NEWS
thestockmasters
Time to Buy Elon Musk via SolarCity and Tesla
The Elon musk lovefest has cooled down since we last checked in back in Feb. Momentum stocks have taken a beating and Elon's stocks have been ...
How to Buy a Tesla at a Mall Near You
April 16 (Bloomberg) –- How do you buy a Tesla? Elon Musk sells his electric vehicles in showrooms owned and operated by Tesla. Bloomberg takes ...
Christian Science Monitor
NASA hands historic launch pad to SpaceX
... under the direction of SpaceX (Space Exploration Technologies), the private spaceflight company headed by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk.
Naming names
Does he carry a white Persian cat? High-tech entrepreneur Elon Musk and his company, SpaceX, which built and operates a space capsule to ...
Brewer: Race for Tesla battery plant down to three states
Brewer also said she has spoken to Tesla CEO Elon Musk about the plant and said Arizona is putting forward a competitive bid for the project, ...

WEDNESDAY EVENING BITCOIN OR BITCON NEWS UPDATE


NEWS
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Bitcoin Creator 'Satoshi Nakamoto' Unmasked–Again?
A month after a firestorm erupted over Newsweek's claim that it “unmasked” the creator of bitcoin, a U.K. university has released a new study that ...
Bloomberg
Bitcoin Miner Taps Dad's Power Plant in Virtual Money Hunt: Tech
Alex Wilhem, a bitcoin miner, looks at his computer, set up to mine crypto-currencies to exchange into bitcoins, at his house in Tokyo. Photographer: ...
Wall Street Journal (blog)
BitBeat: Bitcoin, the Honey Badger of Money, Fearless Again
It may be impossible to know exactly how many people are part of the bitcoincommunity, but there's a new site called bitnodes that is trying to track the ...
The Guardian (blog)
Bitcoin in the UK: where to spend it
From having a pint to hiring a private jet, there are options for spending your hard earned Bitcoins in the UK – but are the big brands ready to play ball ...
Channel News Asia
Bitcoin exchange MtGox placed in administration
Failed Bitcoin exchange MtGox was placed in administration by a Japanese court on Wednesday, with an order for bankruptcy expected to be issued ...
CNBC.com
Bitcoin having trouble shedding its dark side
Authorities say the online black-market bazaar Silk Road could be the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the criminal underworld using bitcoin for ...
Shrem's Indictment Puts More Pressure On Bitcoin's Value
Bitcoin, the digital currency that caught everyone's attention in 2013, is facing a difficult time this year.Bitcoin surged around 7,000% in 2013 but this ...
Mt. Gox Prepares For Liquidation As Troubles Overwhelm Bitcoin Exchange
Mt. Gox, once the world's largest bitcoin exchange, has reportedly shelved plans to consolidate under bankruptcy protection and is now seeking full ...
CNBC.com
For bitcoin 'miners,' nice work if you can get it
Mary travels to Valparaiso, Indiana, where she profiles a miner who grosses hundreds of thousands a year from bitcoin. Then she heads to Austin to ...
CNBC.com
Behind bitcoin: An avid group tries to spread word
The Monday night meetings at New York City's Bitcoin Center hardly seem the stuff of a revolution. Wielding smartphones and computers, the mostly ...
Microelectronics Technology Corporation Secures Bitcoin Mining Server Supplier
The agreement calls for the initial delivery of three (1TH/s servers) Bitcoin mining servers to the companies Dynamo server co-location facilities for ...
CNBC.com
Watch 'Bitcoin Uprising'
Bitcoin. Digital gold rush or a shadowy tool empowering criminals on the dark web? What is really driving The Bitcoin Uprising? CNBC's Mary ...
First Bitcoin ATM Lands in Latin America
Beginning Monday, technology enthusiasts in Brazil became able to convert the Brazilian Real to Bitcoinusing a Bitcoin vending machine, also known ...
Bitcoin entrepreneur faces money laundering charges
Charlie Shrem, known as one of the digital currency's most visible promoters, is accused of conspiring to sell more than $1-million in bitcoins.
CNBC.com
Bitcoin bickering: How much regulation?
Early adopters have embraced bitcoin because of the digital currency was built to be a decentralized payment mechanism, nearly-anonymous and ...
Bitcoin 2014 Conference in Amsterdam to Host First Annual Blockchain Awards
The Bitcoin Foundation today announced on their blog that the first annual Blockchain Awards will be hosted at the Bitcoin 2014 Conference that takes ...
In bitcoin we trust … and verify
What if you could buy and sell things, live your financial life, without every worrying about whom to trust? That's what the technology behind bitcoin and ...
Bitcoin needs to get consumers on its side, enthusiasts say
This week, Amazon.com Inc. announced it won't be considering accepting Bitcoin. The reason? It's not in demand among its customers, according to ...
ClickZ
Is Bitcoin the Future of E-Commerce?
Today, adventurous merchants are "intrigued" by bitcoin, the currency alternative. But could bitcoin eventually replace credit cards and PayPal?
newsBTC
Bitcoin 2014 Conference Schedule Now Available
The Bitcoin Foundation today announced that the schedule for the highly-anticipatedBitcoin 2014 conference in Amsterdam is now available for ...
Bitcoin promoter Shrem indictedfor money laundering
Charlie Shrem, 24, was arrested in January and stepped down as vice president of the Bitcoin Foundation, a well-known trade group, soon after
First Soft Bitcoin ATM Interface Launched by BTC China
Soft Bitcoin ATM BTC China has devised a new web-based app that allows smartphone users to become 'walking bitcoin ATMs.' Known as the ...
DAWN.com
Beyond and after Bitcoin
The digital currency Bitcoin is all over the news. It has made fortunes, and then destroyed some. It has been called an anarchist threat to the ...
Realtor Accepts Bitcoin for Homes
Hilton Head Island, SC oceanfront homeowner says he will accept Bitcoin in whole or in part for the purchase of his $2,690,000 vacation home.
Business Insider Australia
'Bitcoin Millionaire' Indicted For Allegedly Funelling Cash To Silk Road
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Prominent bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem has been indicted by a federal grand jury in New York on charges of funelling ...
Bangor Daily News
US Fed's Kocherlakota says interested in bitcoin
FARGO, North Dakota (Reuters) - A top U.S. Federal Reserve official said on Tuesday he is interested in the fast-emerging bitcoin, although he scoffed ...
Montreal Gazette
Ex-NFL Star Chad 'Ochocinco' Johnson Scores a Touchdown forBitcoin Awareness on Twitter
Charlie Shrem may be on house arrest, but Bitcoin has another new celeb champion, and his record is cleaner than “Bitcoin Bill” Congressman Steve ...
Best Of FORBES: How To Pay Bitcoin Taxes, America's Break From Auto Industry
“Tax day is usually not very complicated for me. I've used an accountant for years and simply meet with him annually to make my financial confession.