LIVINGSTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the death of former New Jersey Gov. Brendan Byrne (all times local):
New Jersey Democratic state Senate President Steve Sweeney says the state has lost one of its “most politically courageous public leaders” following the death of former two-term Gov. Brendan Byrne.
Byrne authorized the law permitting gambling in Atlantic City and was considered by mobsters to be too ethical to bribe. The Democrat died Thursday in Livingston at age 93...