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David Matthau

David Matthau has been covering New Jersey news for more than 20 years, and he’s been New Jersey 101.5’s lead investigative reporter since 2000.

David has covered a number of breaking news stories, including the 9/11 Terror Attacks, the Jersey based Anthrax Attack Investigation, and the resignation of Governor Jim Mcgreevey.

Most recently, he served as the radio pool reporter – traveling with Governor Christie’s motorcade that toured areas of North Jersey devastated by hurricane Irene.

David has also covered the campaigns of former Governors McGreevey and Corzine, and current Governor Chris Christie, as well as U.S. Senators Frank Lautenberg and Bob Menendez.

Additionally, David broke the story – in a series of reports – on New Jersey’s crumbling, dangerous bridges.

David has won numerous Associated Press awards for coverage of Jersey stories, and he’s been featured as an expert reporter on CNN’s Nancy Grace show, covering various topics including the Prom Mom Baby dumped in Trash segment.

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(Andreas Rentz, Getty Images)
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Why is This ‘Normal’ Allergy Season So Bad? [AUDIO]

This spring's allergy season in New Jersey has been classified as "normal" because elevated levels of pollen began to show up as soon as the spring season officially began in March, but many Garden State residents report having the worst allergic symptoms they can recall.

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7 Months After Hurricane Sandy, New Jersey Shore Open For Memorial Day
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NJ Beach Badge Fees Hold Steady [AUDIO]

After Sandy there were dire predictions that Jersey shore communities would be forced to dramatically increase fees for beach badges to help pay for cleanup and restoration work. But it turns out the vast majority of shore towns are holding beach badge costs steady this summer.

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Gov. Chris Christie
Gov. Chris Christie in studio for 'Ask the Governor,' April 21, 2014 (Annette Petriccione, Townsquare Media NJ)
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More Help Coming for Sandy-Displaced Homeowners [AUDIO]

Eighteen months after Superstorm Sandy slammed the Garden State, some are complaining the grant process to help those affected by the hurricane has slowed down to a trickle, but Gov. Chris Christie insists that's just not the case.

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One of 10 homes damaged by Ewing explosion
One of 10 homes damaged by Ewing explosion (CBS Philly)
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OSHA Had Cited Firm Working Near Ewing Blast

Police have identified the victim of a massive explosion in Ewing. Police said during an afternoon press conference Wednesday that the body of 62-year-old Linda Cerritelli was found on a car. Cerritelli was the owner of the home that was leveled by the explosion.

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Governor Chris Christie in studio for Ask the Governor on February 3
Governor Chris Christie in studio for Ask the Governor on February 3 (Annette Petriccione, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Christie: Subpoenaed by Feds and Cooperating [AUDIO]

Gov. Chris Christie said Monday night that his office is cooperating with a federal subpoena from the U.S. Attorney investigating Bridgegate while it conducts its own internal probe.

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