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150612Hart

Former DEP Drought Manager: Water Infrastructure Needs Updating

6-12-15
Former DEP Drought Manager Dennis Hart says that water infrastructure around New Jersey is old and that it's important to improve it. He says it can help improve the state's economy.
150611Flanagan

NJ Lawmakers Sponsor Bill to Ban Powdered Alcohol

6-11-15
Several New Jersey lawmakers are trying to ban the sale of powdered alcohol because of potential abuse by teens.
150610Justice

Former Justice Verniero: Pension Ruling is ‘Significant Opinion’

6-10-15
Former New jersey Supreme Court Justice Peter Verniero says the Court's ruling on pension funding is significant because it sets the rules for the state budget process for years to come.
150610Cruz

Officials Say Newark is Ideal Place for Casino

6-10-15
Elected officials and businesspeople met to talk about the benefits of having a casino complex in Newark.
150610Vannozzi

One-Third of NJ Renters Spend More Than 50% of Income on Rent

6-10-15
Because many people in New Jersey spend more than 50 percent of their income on rent, they often need assistance for other essential items.
150608Payne

Rep. Payne: Jersey Jobs Tour Aims to Help Small Businesses

6-8-15
Congressman Donald Payne Jr. discusses his Jersey Jobs Tour and the importance of creating and maintaining small businesses.
150605Flanagan

NJ Jobs Program Helps Match Unemployed with Companies

6-5-15
Ready to Work New Jersey helps match unemployed individuals with companies looking to hire.
150604Cruz

Dems, Unions Say Money Managers Sucking the Juice Out of State Pension Investments

6-4-15
The Senate Legislative Oversight Committee heard from union representatives and state employees about New Jersey's pension fund performance during a hearing Thursday.
150603Cruz

Assembly Committee Holds Hearing on ExxonMobil Settlement in Bayonne

6-3-15
Members of the Assembly Judiciary Committee heard testimony regarding the state's proposed $225 million settlement with ExxonMobil over pollution. Some residents and politicians say the deal goes too easy on the company that polluted Bayonne, Linden and Elizabeth.
150603Flanagan

Hard Rock Outlines Plans for Meadowlands Casino Complex

6-3-15
Hard Rock International unveiled plans for a casino complex built around the Meadowlands Racetrack. Some New Jersey lawmakers hope to put a question on the ballot in November to permit gaming outside of Atlantic City to make the plans reality.