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Westwood, NJ
Specialty Writer — Bergen Record
As seen in:  Bergen Record
Covers:  Hurricane Sandy, New Jersey State Government, New Jersey Legislature, 2016 Election, Hurricane Sandy Recovery, New Jersey News, New Jersey Politics, Governor Christie

I cover @GovChristie and #NJpolitics for The Record. Tweet, call or email me tips hayes@northjersey.com / 609.292.9862 / http://www.facebook.com/RecordHayes

Melissa Hayes's Biography

State House Bureau reporter for The Record (North Jersey Media Group) covering Governor Christie. Prior to moving to the Trenton Bureau I worked as a municipal reporter in the paper's main office covering a group of communities in northern Bergen County.

Before joining The Record in 2010 I spent a year at The Jersey Journal covering Jersey City and Hudson County politics, including a number of federal court cases ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was an education reporter at two weekly papers owned by Packet Publications in Middlesex County

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Many, many, many years ago as a kid before we had a household computer
Sep 17, 2014

Patty DiRenzo talks about her son Sal's fatal overdose at presser introducing bills to combat drug… instagram.com/p/tDbeUsNMiL/

Sep 16, 2014

NJ pension system sells investment in fund tied to Massachusetts GOP candidate shar.es/1aXD0U via @JohnReitmeyer

Sep 16, 2014

RT @terrencemcd: Former Jersey City councilman David Donnelly headed to the redevelopment agency to replace former chief.

Sep 16, 2014

@jdawsey1 Shouldn't you be welcoming people since it's your home state?

Sep 16, 2014

RT @jdawsey1: Walk into Moe's in downtown Charleston, and @mattkatz00 yells, "Welcome to Moe's!" This is view out window. pic.twitter.com/z0i2Qls1s1

Sep 16, 2014

Obamacare Aids N.J. Casino Workers After Christie Opposed Law bloom.bg/1m9Vf5g via @tdopp

Sep 16, 2014

. @GovChristie making four-state swing over two days for Republican candidates | #ThePoliticalState | shar.es/1aXWE4

Sep 15, 2014

RT @peterhaskell880: 4 NJ Govs, Christie, McGreevey, Kean & Byrne, all at opening of Martin's Place, to help addicts turn around. @wcbs880



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