When it comes to Hudson County, what happens in Atlantic City doesn’t stay in Atlantic City

Things are not good between Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy and Hudson County Executive Thomas DeGise, who have not forgotten some fairly mean accusations leveled during a late night confrontation between friends of the two political leaders — especially Jersey City Corporation Counsel Bill Matsikoudis and DeGise’s Chief of Staff, City Councilman William Gaughan. But insiders say there is a truce of sorts, maybe because both sides are a bit frightened by the uncertainty of life in Hudson County now that U.S. Senator Robert Menendez has decided to stay out of local party squabbles. Read the Jersey Journal’s Political Insider story on the Healy/DeGise feud.

When it comes to Hudson County, what happens in Atlantic City doesn’t stay in Atlantic City