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151222Cruz

ACLU Report Shows Racial Disparity In Arrests For Minor Offenses

12-22-15
The organization tracked 10 years of arrest records in four New Jersey towns.
151222Hill

Christie Commission Recommends Easing Gun Restrictions

12-22-15
Governor Christie's New Jersey firearm purchase and permitting commission recommended how to make it easier, clearer and faster for law-abiding New Jerseyans to buy and carry guns.
151221Aron

Zadroga Act Extension Ensures Treatment for 9/11 Responders

12-21-15
In New Jersey, 5,166 first responders have been treated, about half at the Rutgers clinic. 1,683 are eligible for compensation, as for instance for lost wages.
151221Cruz

Shakeup at Newark Police Department Returns Former Director to Old Post

12-21-15
Mayor Ras Baraka was trying to explain the many ways his reorganization of the city's police department will save money and make the force more efficient.
151218Cruz

Dem-Controlled Legislature Muscles Through Full Agenda, Leaving Republicans Gasping for Air

12-18-15
Lawmakers blew through the dinner hour in a mad dash to get through more than a hundred bills and four constitutional amendments pushed by the Democratically-controlled houses.
151218Vannozzi

Battle Continues Over Historic Princeton Battlefield

12-18-15
The Princeton Battlefield Society and several New Jersey lawmakers are attempting to block a housing development being built atop historic land. It’s the site where George Washington’s troops defeated the British at the battle of Princeton during the American Revolution.
151218Hill

Trenton Introduces My Brother’s Keeper Initiative

12-18-15
Trenton Mayor Eric Jackson introduced Abiezel to a packed council chambers of business, religious, social, academic, civic and law leaders and hailed him as one of the faces and symbols of hope and promise for the city’s just-announced My Brothers Keeper Initiative.
151218Guardian

Guardian: Gaming Outside of Atlantic City Not Good for State

12-18-15
Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian discusses the impact that North Jersey casinos would have on Atlantic City and the state of New Jersey. He also discussed the PILOT legislation that would help rebound Atlantic City's economy.
151217Aron

Four Constitutional Amendments to be Decided by Voters in 2016

12-17-15
The amendments for voter approval are: allowing gambling in two North Jersey locations, using a gas tax to fund the Transportation Trust Fund, fulling funding public pensions by 2022 and changing the legislative redistricting process to ensure that 25 percent of the districts are competitive, beginning in 2021.
151217Cruz

Assembly Falls Short of Another Veto Override, but Move Ahead on Atlantic City

12-17-15
With more than a hundred bills on the docket, lawmakers were scrambling to get all their work done before embarking on another extended period of legislative inactivity.