New Jersey law would bar donations from recipients of subsidies |

New Jersey law would bar donations from recipients of subsidies | World news | NewsWire
Chris Christie's administration has awarded public subsidies to corporations that donated to Republicans. Photograph: Molly Riley/AP

A new law to prevent political contributions by corporations that receive multi-million dollar public subsidies in New Jersey has been proposed in the state senate, following reports by the Guardian on awards made by governor Chris Christie’s administration.

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New Jersey law would bar donations from recipients of subsidies

New Jersey law would bar donations from recipients of subsidies | World news | NewsWire
Chris Christie's administration has awarded public subsidies to corporations that donated to Republicans. Photograph: Molly Riley/AP

A new law to prevent political contributions by corporations that receive multi-million dollar public subsidies in New Jersey has been proposed in the state senate, following reports by the Guardian on awards made by governor Chris Christie’s administration.

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New York State Attorney General Tries To Shut Down Lyft Before Tonight’s NYC Launch

New York State Attorney General Tries To Shut Down Lyft Before Tonight’s NYC Launch

(Ben Schumin)

Seven hours from now, people in the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens were supposed to be able to dial up a vehicle from ride-sharing service Lyft and coast through traffic in a cloud of peer-to-peer vehicular bliss. “Not so fast!” the New York state government said to the service, its drivers, and their pink-mustachioed cars.

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