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Jaffe Morning Briefing: March 23, 2015

3-23-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Controversy Over South Plainfield Superfund Site Cleanup

3-20-15
Some are criticizing a $22 million settlement to clean up a Superfund site in South Plainfield, saying the full cleanup will cost much more.

Bill Would Let Municipalities Require Cops, Firefighters to Live Where They Work

3-20-15
A bill has cleared a committee that would allow municipalities to require new cops and firefighters to live in the city where they work for five years.

Sunshine Week Highlights Importance of Government Transparency

3-20-15
Proponents of open government use National Sunshine Week to shine a light on the importance of transparency.

Specialized Work Visa Denials on the Rise

3-20-15
A report analyzing data from Citizen and Immigration Services finds that 35 percent of petitions to bring high-skilled workers to U.S. companies are denied.

Jaffe Morning Briefing: March 20, 2015

3-20-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Speakers Urge Lawmakers to Fix the Transportation Trust Fund

3-19-15
Eight speakers went before the Assembly Transportation Committee to urge lawmakers to make sure the Transportation Trust Fund doesn't run dry.

Judiciary Committee Hears Criticism of Exxon Settlement

3-19-15
The Assembly Judiciary Committee held a hearing on the Exxon settlement.

Assembly Ed. Committee Members Grill DOE Staffer Over PARCC Privacy Concerns

3-19-15
Members of the Assembly Education Committee heard from the NJ Department of Education about how Pearson, which is administering the PARCC test, has been monitoring students' social media accounts.

Jaffe Morning Briefing: March 19, 2015

3-19-15
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.