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Officials Highlight Effects of TTF Roadwork Shutdown

7-8-16
Elected officials say stopping roadwork paid for with the Transportation Trust Fund affects residents and they want the Senate and Assembly to come to a compromise.
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Asw. Sumter on Impact of Paterson Funds ‘Held Hostage’

7-8-16
Assemblywoman Shovanda Sumter, thought to be a Democratic gubernatorial candidate in 2017, discusses the impact of cuts in transitional aid for Paterson.
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ACLU-NJ, Sex Workers Call for Decriminalizing Prostitution

7-7-16
New Jersey's ACLU and the New Jersey Red Umbrella Alliance are pushing to decriminalize sex work in the state.
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Sen. Sweeney: NJ Can’t Absorb Christie’s Sales Tax Cut

7-7-16
Senate President Steve Sweeney discusses Gov. Christie and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto's plan for funding the Transportation Trust Fund and why the state can't handle a 1 percent sales tax cut.
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Program Provides Meals to Students on Summer Break

7-7-16
Officials visit summer camps and other areas where children congregate during the summer to offer meals to students who get them through the government during the school year.
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In Atlantic City, Clinton Trashes Trump’s Legacy

7-6-16
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton stood in front of the old Trump Plaza in Atlantic City and told a crowd Republican nominee Donald Trump is unfit to lead the nation.
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Effects of Stopping Transportation Trust Fund Roadwork

7-5-16
Since Gov. Christie ordered all roadwork funded by the Transportation Trust Fund halted, the those in construction are worried that they won't have work or get paid.
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NJ Students Find HESAA Loans Unforgiving

7-5-16
New Jersey’s Higher Education Student Assistance Authority issues NJCLASS loans, which are privately run. Some students and families have found it difficult to make payments and get deferment.
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Why You Should Be Looking at Jobs Number Trends, Not Monthly Data

7-5-16
NJ Spotlight reporter John Reitmeyer discusses why it's important for policy makers to use jobs number trends instead of monthly numbers when creating legislation.
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Christie Considers Withdrawing from Income Tax Agreement with Pennsylvania

7-4-16
Gov. Christie issued an executive order for the state treasurer to investigate how New Jersey could withdraw from a 38-year agreement with Pennsylvania that allows residents there to pay Pennsylvania income tax instead of the higher New Jersey income tax. He sees it as a way to increase revenue for New Jersey.