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Jaffe Morning Briefing: July 31, 2014

7-31-14
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.

Christie defends record in 2nd summer stop in NH

7-31-14
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is back in New Hampshire for the second time in little more than a month. This time he's defending his economic record against Democratic attacks as he courts voters in the first-in-the-nation ...

Sewage test floods Clifton basement

7-31-14
CLIFTON, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey couple had a joint birthday celebration ruined after their city's sewage test flooded their basement and ruined flooring that was put down the day before. Officials in Clifton apologized to Mike and ...

FEMA chief questioned over Sandy claims

7-31-14
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency has asked an independent watchdog to examine whether the flood-insurance program is shortchanging Superstorm Sandy victims. Administrator Craig Fugate testified before a ...

Assembly schedules Monday vote on bail overhaul

7-31-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Assembly leaders have scheduled a vote on a package of bail reforms that Gov. Chris Christie has been urging lawmakers to pass. The Assembly Speaker's office announced Thursday a vote is now scheduled for Monday. The measures ...
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Christie Discusses Bail Reform Ahead of Special Legislative Session

7-30-14
Gov. Christie wants lawmakers to take steps to reform New Jersey's bail system. He discussed it during a speech in Trenton at a town hall meeting in Belmar.
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Sandy Victims Face Contractor Fraud

7-30-14
Ocean County Long Term Recovery personnel say about one in 10 clients who are rebuilding from Hurricane Sandy have become victims of contractor fraud.
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FDU PublicMind Poll Exec. Director: Most in NJ Support Death With Dignity Act

7-30-14
FDU PublicMind Poll Executive Director Krista Jenkins says that many in New Jersey are supportive of the Death with Dignity Act, which would allow for assisted suicide in certain circumstances.
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Christie Statement on Special Session for Bail Reform

7-30-14
Gov. Christie encouraged lawmakers to act on bail reform.
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Jaffe Morning Briefing: July 30, 2014

7-30-14
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.