Obama due in Jersey City on Wednesday

Sen. Barack Obamahas scheduledan organizational meeting and rally at St. Peter's College in Jersey City on Wednesday, Jan. 9, the day after the New Hampshire primary.

The presidential candidate hopes to gather supporters and organize volunteers before statewide canvasses this weekend, according to State Director Mark Alexander.

"He evolves like any other politician who knows how to flip a foe into a friend when necessary. He’ll do whatever it takes to survive."
—Bergen Record columnist Charles Stile, on Gov. Christie's sudden embrace of the way unemployment data is collected