Press of Atlantic City: Atlantic County Politics

Atlantic County Politics

Friday 07/01/2016
Hillary Clinton coming to Atlantic City on Wednesday

Hillary Clinton will visit Atlantic City on Wednesday, where she plans to highlight Donald Trump's business record, ABC News reported Friday.

Atlantic City Council asks state to cut 2 at-large seats

ATLANTIC CITY — City Council requested state permission Thursday to cut two at-large council seats during a heated special meeting.

Wednesday 06/29/2016
Atlantic City Council president proposes cutting 2 at-large seats

ATLANTIC CITY — Council President Marty Small took cutting the size of government literally Wednesday, proposing the elimination of two at-large council seats to save the city money.

Guardian predicts 'another root canal' in bid to slash A.C.'s debt

ATLANTIC CITY — The “big nut” in the city’s fiscal plan to avoid a state takeover is slashing $60 million in debt by 2018.

Monday 06/27/2016
Atlantic City to hire 60 teens in summer program

ATLANTIC CITY — The city will hire 60 teenagers for student assistant positions this summer.

Sunday 06/26/2016
Trump v. Wynn, and other Atlantic City battles

As president, Donald Trump has said he’ll get his way on the world stage — by making Mexico pay for a border wall and China change its trade policies, for a start.

Thursday 06/23/2016
Christie "can't wait" to see Atlantic City fiscal plan

Gov. Chris Christie “can’t wait” to see Atlantic City’s fiscal recovery plan.

Wednesday 06/22/2016
Atlantic City MUA moves closer to private partnership

ATLANTIC CITY — The Municipal Utilities Authority recently took steps to explore leasing itself to a private company, resuming the ongoing saga over the resort’s water works.

Tuesday 06/21/2016
AFL-CIO leader: "Trump doesn't have our backs"

The leader of the AFL-CIO plans to tell members at a convention in Atlantic City that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is no friend of organized labor.

Monday 06/20/2016
Atlantic City Recovery committee to meet June 28

ATLANTIC CITY — The city will update the public next week on its fiscal plan to avoid a state takeover.

Friday 06/10/2016
Atlantic City still hasn't received state bridge loan

ATLANTIC CITY — Gov. Chris Christie may have signed rescue bills for this city, but the nearly broke resort is still running out of money.

Thursday 06/09/2016
Atlantic City council approves seeking bids for trash services

ATLANTIC CITY — City Council passed resolutions on Wednesday to seek bids for trash collection services and award a contract to a law firm to serve as bond counsel for the city.

Wednesday 06/08/2016
Cole to face LoBiondo in fall

David Cole, a former White House technology adviser under President Barack Obama, defeated Costantino “Tino” Rozzo, a Vineland resident who supports Bernie Sanders, to earn the Democratic nomination in the 2nd Congressional District.

Clinton, Trump win New Jersey primaries

New Jersey voters cemented Hillary Clinton’s hold on the Democratic presidential nomination Tuesday and delivered Donald Trump another huge victory in the Republican primary.

Tuesday 06/07/2016
Woodlands Condo voters unhappy with new polling place

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — Voting at Oakcrest High School was slow but steady through early afternoon Tuesday, as residents from the township’s Districts 4 and 11 cast their primary ballots there.