Weekend claims target NJ governor's efforts in both areas.
Bill Pascrell claims President Barack Obama hasn't raised taxes, Chris Christie says using line-item vetoes slashed $360 million from New Jersey's budget.
U.S. Senate hopeful, governor cite wrong statistics in claims about national job creation, number of state employees.
Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said Mitt Romney "couldn’t be confirmed as a dog catcher" because he has refused to release multiple years of tax returns. Our colleagues at PolitiFact.com checked the requirements for dog catchers and others in government.
Gov. Chris Christie claims Sen. Paul Sarlo voted to raise income taxes after stating the budget would contain no new taxes; Senate President Stephen Sweeney says tenure has been modernized in New Jersey.
In an appearance at the Brookings Institution, the governor repeated claims previously tested on the Truth-O-Meter, including statements on tax hikes, job growth and Medicaid spending
A Democratic congressman and a Republican state Senator faced the Truth-O-Meter this weekend.
PolitiFact New Jersey checks out a few of the claims the governor makes in a new radio spot.