New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie addresses a gathering at a town hall meeting in Garfield, N.J., Wednesday, May 2, 2012. Christie told the audience in Bergen County Wednesday that Democrats in the lower house are obsessed with raising taxes. Christie is trying to drum up support for his plan to reduce income taxes by 10 percent over four years. The Assembly and Senate have offered competing plans. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
June 28, 2012 4:15:36 PM PDT
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - June 28, 2012 --
The New Jersey Senate has given final passage to a pair of tax-related measures as lawmakers wait to see if Gov. Chris Christie will veto the new budget.