Power & Politics

News 12 New Jersey's Eric Landskroner hosts elected officials and politicians.

News 12 New Jersey's Eric Landskroner hosts elected

News 12 New Jersey's Eric Landskroner hosts elected officials and politicians. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

Show information for Feb. 25 & 26

This weekend on NJ Power & Politics, Democratic Congressman Frank Pallone compares the Tea Party protests from 8 years ago to the outcry at some current Town Hall meetings. He also talks with host Eric Landskroner about the Affordable Care Act and the future of the EPA under Scott Pruitt, who was confirmed as the agency’s new administrator this week.

And Republican Congressman Leonard Lance is the only Republican Congressman in New Jersey to hold a recent Town Hall meeting. He says he thinks it's important for members of Congress to be accessible to their constituents, who had questions about healthcare and immigration.

John Reitmeyer, Budget and Public Finance reporter for NJ Spotlight, tells us what we might expect from Governor Christie's Budget Address this coming Tuesday.

Watch NJ Power & Politics Saturday and Sunday at 10am, 12:30 and 4:30pm on News 12 NJ.

Show information for Feb. 18 & 19

This week on NJ Power & Politics, Republican Congressman Tom MacArthur talks with host Eric Landskroner from the 80th Annual Chamber of Commerce Walk to Washington, D.C. about the issues some voters in New Jersey are concerned about, including the elimination of the Affordable Care Act.

And Democratic Sen. Joe Vitale sponsored the comprehensive substance abuse legislation he the governor signed into law this week. He'll explain how it works and why it's important in the battle against opioid addiction.

Plus, Ashley Koning, from The Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University, talks with host Eric Landskroner about Gov. Christie's message to the 2017 gubernatorial candidates and his lunch with Donald Trump this week.

Watch New Jersey Power & Politics this Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on News 12 New Jersey.

Show information for Jan. 28 & 29

This weekend on NJ Power & Politics, Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto talks about tackling school funding problems, opioid abuse and his concerns about the elimination of the Affordable Care Act in New Jersey.

And Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jim Johnson talks about revitalizing the economy and the changes he hopes to bring to the state.

News 12 NJ's Walt Kane fills in for Eric Landskroner this Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on News 12 New Jersey.

Show information for Jan. 7 & 8

This weekend on NJ Power & Politics, Nolan McCarty, Princeton University Professor of Politics, talks with host Eric Landskroner about the 115th Congress and the confirmation hearings set to begin next week.

And Democratic State Senator Sandra Cunningham talks about attempts to pass an equal pay bill, the first week bail reform has been in place, and a package of bills designed to cut higher education costs.

Plus Green Party Gubernatorial Candidate Pastor Seth Kaper-Dale.

Watch New Jersey Power & Politics this Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on News 12 New Jersey.

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