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Lawmakers Hear About Delays with Credit Card Chip Readers

2-22-16
Consumers now have chip-enhanced credit cards, but not all stores have the proper readers to use them. An Assembly committee questioned why that is.
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Rep. Pascrell Calls Labor Advisory Committee to Start Dialogue

2-22-16
Congressman Bill Pascrell called together the Labor Advisory Committee to start dialogue about labor issues in the state. He's hoping talks like this will help avoid an NJ Transit strike.
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Atlantic City Finances Unstable As Possible State Intervention Looms

2-22-16
William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy at Stockton University released study saying mortgage foreclosures are five times the national average and the economic outlook for Atlantic City could get worse.
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Assembly, Senate Leadership Come Together on Minimum Wage Legislation

2-19-16
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto and Senate President Steve Sweeney announced that they had come to a compromise on a minimum wage bill, which calls for a minimum wage of $10.10 per hour, going up to $15 in five to seven years.
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Apple Objects to FBI’s Request for Software to Bypass iPhone Security

2-18-16
The FBI has asked Apple to create software to bypass the iPhone security feature that wipes clean stored data after more than 10 attempts to hack the password. Apple says that could be dangerous in the wrong hands.
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Gov. Christie Delivers 2017 Budget Address

2-16-16
The governor outlined a $34.8 billion spending package with no new tax hikes, no property tax relief and no additional money for the Transportation Trust Fund or to fully fund public worker pensions.
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Liberty State Park Advocates Protest Proposed Development

2-15-16
More than 100 people gathered to oppose state proposals to develop portions of Liberty State Park.
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What to Look for in Christie’s 2017 Budget Address

2-15-16
Gov. Christie is scheduled to deliver his 2017 budget address Tuesday. He'll likely focus on the state's pension system and the Transportation Trust Fund.
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Outbreak Leads to Accessible Health Ratings For Restaurants

2-12-16
According to the CDC, one in six Americans develops food poisoning each year and of those nearly 130,000 are hospitalized.
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Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Returns to Bayonne After Encountering Severe Weather

2-11-16
Some are calling for an investigation after the Anthem of the Seas ship was forced to return to New Jersey because of 30-foot waves and hurricane force winds out at sea.