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160425Aron

Democrats Plan to Roll Back Christie’s Gun Law Changes

4-25-16
Sen. Weinberg and Assemblyman Greenwald said they plan to try to reverse Gov. Christie's executive order loosening New Jersey's gun laws, particularly the part that makes it easier to qualify for a firearm carry permit.
160425Cruz

Massive Rally Shows Union Support for Striking Verizon Workers; Management Unimpressed

4-25-16
Union members from around New Jersey and politicians gathered at the State House to rally against Verizon. The company hasn't scheduled any talks since workers went on strike two weeks ago.
160422Flanagan

Christie Visits Addiction Hotline Center

4-22-16
Gov. Christie toured Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care center in Piscataway where he talked about the importance of offering services to those affected by addiction.
160422Cruz

Orthodox Jews Arrive in Jersey City Neighborhood, Raising Hopes and Fears

4-22-16
More Orthodox Jews have been moving to Jersey City to take advantage of the real estate market there. But not everyone is happy with the new members of the community.
160422Hill

Ringwood Still Plagued with Contamination

4-22-16
For years, the now-closed Ford Motor Company assembly plant in Mahwah dumped hundreds of thousands of tons of paint sludge in two, deep Ringwood mines and contaminated the soil and water. Although there was site cleanup in the '90s, it remains on the Superfund list.
160421Cruz

Top Court Nominee Timpone Sails Through Judiciary Committee Hearing

4-21-16
The Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously voted to move Walter Timpone's nomination to the New Jersey Supreme Court to the Senate floor.
160421Flanagan

Senate Committee Hears About AC’s Financial Woes

4-21-16
The Senate Appropriations Committee heard from Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Charles Richman about how Atlantic City's financial situation came to be.
160421Ciattarelli

Asm. Ciattarelli Discusses Changes to School Funding Formula, Potential Gubernatorial Run

4-21-16
Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli discusses the need to look at and change the current school funding formula that was established in 2008 claiming that some communities aren't pulling their fair share when it comes to contributing.
160420Aron

Prieto, Sweeney Discuss AC’s Future with No Agreement

4-20-16
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto and Senate President Steve Sweeney are still at odds over Atlantic City's future. The two met without coming to any agreement.
160420Guardian

Mayor Guardian Discusses Atlantic City’s Progress

4-20-16
Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian discusses the current state of Atlantic City as officials work to save its economy.