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On ‘Expungement Bill,’ No Disagreement, Just No Agreement

12-11-15
Republicans are proposing an alternate to the current gun bill, after two failed veto overrides. New legislation hope to close loopholes in the original legislation.
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Senate President on the Importance of Paying Pensions Now

12-11-15
Senate President Steve Sweeney discusses his plan for north Jersey casinos, Atlantic City and his pension proposal plan.
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Jaffe Morning Briefing: Dec. 11, 2015

12-11-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.
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Reaction to Sweeney’s Pension Proposal

12-10-15
Governor Christie Tuesday panned the plan, saying it amounted to a $3 billion new tax on the 90 percent of the public that doesn't get a state pension.
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Port Authority Board Meeting Marks Start of Gateway Tunnel Construction Watch

12-10-15
History may remember the Port Authority board's final meeting of 2015 as the day the Gateway Tunnel project officially went from pipe dream to economic imperative. In a little over a month, the $20 billion Tunnel project has gotten a promise of 50 percent funding from the federal government and a guarantee of regular funding sources in the federal Highway and Transportation bill.
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Jaffe Morning Briefing: Dec. 10, 2015

12-10-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.
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Lockdown Ends in Paterson

12-9-15
The lockdown is over at the Paterson Federal Building, according to a spokesman from the Passaic County Sheriff's Office.
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Christie’s Poll Numbers and Confidence Rise

12-9-15
Mike DuHaime, Christie's chief political strategist, says the Paris attacks and the San Bernardino massacre have played to Christie's strength and experience prosecuting terrorism cases.
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Is a Deal For Raising Gas Tax and Cutting ‘Death’ Tax Really Ready to Go?

12-9-15
With the Transportation Trust Fund due to run out of cash early next year, legislative leaders said this week that the terms of a deal are finally coming together.
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Fighting Homelessness by Providing Homes

12-9-15
At last count Camden county had about 650 homeless residents, more than half were disabled. Once these 50 participants are placed in a home the program will then work to bring in needed services --- like behavioral and addiction help.