As the United States moves toward becoming a nation of suburbs, New Jersey a its most suburban state a is a place more American should get to know. Its volatile, candidate-centered elections are decided by politically independent suburbanites. New Jerseyas experience provides lessons as other states seek to protect the environment, improve the quality of life, and accommodate a multicultural society while sustaining growth and opportunity. Written by two of the most respected political analysts in the state, this is the only book available that provides a comprehensive overview of politics and government in New Jersey. This thoroughly revised third edition also highlights recent scandals within the government and the high profile of the governorship.See elections candidates, advantaged, 92a94 cap law, 249 Cape May, NJ, 17, 56, 136, 172, 216, 390n14 Caraballo, Wilfredo ... See Congress of Industrial Organization Citizens Conference on State Legislatures, 188 city, defined, 243a 244, 407n5 Civil Service Reform Act, 209 Civil Service ... 276 Colgate Company, 242 College Basic Skills Placement Test, 417n27 Collins, Jack, 182 colonial New Jersey, anbsp;...
|Title||:||New Jersey Politics and Government|
|Author||:||Barbara Salmore, Stephen Salmore|
|Publisher||:||Rutgers University Press - 2008-01-17|