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160621Hill

Preventing, Preparing for Mass Transit Terrorist Attack

6-21-16
New Jersey City University hosted a field hearing on protecting passengers and preventing and preparing for terrorism at rail and bus stations in New Jersey and New York.
160620Flanagan

Residents Give Opinions on Pension Payment Amendment

6-20-16
The Assembly Judiciary Committee heard from residents about a proposed ballot question that would change the state constitution to require regular, quarterly payments into the public pension system.
160620Cruz

Legislators Rally Support for Gun Control Bill

6-20-16
Sens. Menendez and Booker rallied residents in Newark to support two gun control bills.
160620Aron

Asm. John Wisniewski Discusses Being Knocked Out of the DNC

6-20-16
The New Jersey state Democratic Party has voted to dump John Wisniewski as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention.
160620Vannozzi

Sen. Lesniak: Use Retired Judges for Parole Board

6-20-16
Sen. Ray Lesniak wants to eliminate governor appointments to the New Jersey Parole Board and instead use retired judges, which he says will save more than $1 million per year.
160617Flanagan

Muslim Organizations Encourage Members to Vote

6-17-16
Since Donald Trump has proposed banning Muslims from entering the U.S., many Muslim groups are encouraging members to register to vote and cast their ballots on Election Day.
160617Vannozzi

Senate Dems Talk Transportation Funding on Newark Harbor Tour

6-17-16
Top Senate Democrats toured the Port Newark Harbor, emphasizing their plan to renew the Transportation Trust Fund.
160616Cruz

Christie Shrugs Off Email Questions as He Announces His Pick for AG

6-16-16
Gov. Christie announced his nominee for attorney general, Chris Porrino, during a press conference. He was asked about recent emails that have surfaced regarding political activity in his office in 2013.
160616Delmore

Bill Would Classify Bump Keys as Burglary Tools

6-16-16
Assemblyman Dave Rible, a certified forensic locksmith, wants legislation passed that would make it illegal to possess bump keys, which are used to defeat locks.
160616Booker

Sen. Booker Talks Urgency for Common Sense Gun Control Laws

6-16-16
Sen. Cory Booker says we need stricter gun control laws so ISIS and al-Qaida can't exploit loopholes to acquire weapons to use in terror attacks.