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170203hill

Mayor Fulop Re-Affirms Jersey City As Sanctuary City

2-3-17
Mayor Steve Fulop signed an executive order that directs Jersey City’s 900 police officers and other departments not to use city resources to enforce federal immigration law.
170203delmore

Applications for Law School Have Declined in Recent Years

2-3-17
Applications to law schools nationwide have declined an average of 20 percent over the last seven years.
170202vannozzi

Boy Scouts Opens Doors to Transgender Youth

2-3-17
The Boy Scouts of America now accepts members based on the gender identity provided on an application. This comes after a boy was kicked out of his local scout troop for being transgender.
170131hill

Legislation Would Tighten Laws for First-Time Drunk Driving Offenders

1-31-17
A new law would make ignition interlock mandatory instead of discretionary for first-time offenders of drunk driving for three to 18 months, and would mandate the interlock for multiple convictions of drunk driving or refusing the breathalyzer.
170131vannozzi

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.
170130flanagan

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.
170130cruz

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.
170130aron

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.
170130vannozzi

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.
170126cruz

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.