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Nonprofits Opposing Trump’s Agenda See Donations Rise

1-31-17
The ACLU, Planned Parenthood and Muslim organizations have seen increased support, both monetarily and through volunteering, since Donald Trump was elected as president.

Trump’s Executive Orders Affect New Jersey Families

1-30-17
President Trump’s action has left some stranded and others wondering about their future travel.

Jersey City Mayor Talks About Immigration Order, Being a ‘Sanctuary City’

1-30-17
Steve Fulop opposes President Trump's executive order on immigration and says Jersey City is not going to be using resources to pursue immigration issues.

NJ Officials React to Trump’s Immigration Executive Order

1-30-17
Sens. Cory Booker and Bob Menendez spoke out against President Trump's executive order on immigration. Sen. Michael Doherty says the U.S. needs to control who is coming into the country.

Legislation Could Improve Campus Fire Safety Education

1-30-17
The Campus Fire Safety Education Act would create a $15 million annual grant program that would authorize direct funding to colleges and universities to implement, expand or improve fire safety education for the campus community.

President’s Executive Orders Put Immigrant Communities on Edge

1-26-17
Donald Trump signed executive orders that started the process of building a border wall and has threatened to withhold federal aid to sanctuary cities.

Crack in the Delaware River Bridge is Creating Traffic Headaches

1-25-17
Inspectors said it’ll take two weeks just to figure out the extent of the damage of the 60-year-old Delaware River Bridge.

NJ Has New Directive to Reduce Witness Intimidation

1-25-17
New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino announced a new anti-intimidation directive. If prosecutors or police suspect a defendant or his associates might intimidate a witness, they must notify each other before any sensitive information and evidence are shared with defense attorneys.

Is the Port Authority Police Department Necessary?

1-25-17
A debate over the efficiency and necessity of the Port Authority Police Department has spurred after several reports and an op-ed from former State Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff posed the question if it was time to eliminate the department.

NJ Attorney General Outlines Opiate Prescription Limit Changes

1-24-17
New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino has sent a letter telling the medical profession the Christie administration is revising the rules from a 30-day initial opiate prescription to a five-day supply for acute pain in an effort to reduce addiction rates.