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150513Williams

NJ Man Among the Dead in Amtrak Train Derailment

5-13-15
Jim Gaines of Plainsboro was one of at least seven people who were killed after an Amtrak train derailed near Philadelphia.
150513Flanagan

Pointing to ACA Success, NJ Plans to Reduce Hospital Charity Care Subsidies

5-13-15
During a budget hearing Wednesday, Health Commissioner Mary O'Dowd said because so many people have gotten health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, New Jersey can reduce its charity care subsidies to hospitals.

NJ Man Among Those Killed in Amtrak Derailment

5-13-15
An Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia on its way from Washington, D.C. to New York Tuesday night, killing six people.
150512Aron

Christie Outlines Five-Point Plan for Growth at Speech in New Hampshire

5-12-15
During a major policy address in the Granite State, Gov. Christie laid out a five-point plan for 4 percent GDP growth.
150512Flanagan

Union Members Rally for Full Pension Payments at State House

5-12-15
Police estimate 2,000 union members gathered in front of the State House to demand Gov. Christie honor the agreement to fund the pension system.
150511Aron

Officials Call for Reauthorization of Federal Highway Trust Fund

5-11-15
The federal Highway Trust Fund expires May 31 and New Jersey politicians say without reauthorization, state infrastructure is in jeopardy.
150511Flanagan

Lawmakers Consider Greater Penalties for Swatting

5-11-15
Assemblyman Paul Moriarty, who is a victim of swatting, has introduced legislation that would make it a second-degree crime punishable by 10 years in prison and a $150,000 fine.
150511Hill

Summer Camps Reminded to Be ADA Compliant

5-11-15
The U.S. Attorney's Office has sent flyers to summer camps throughout New Jersey reminding them that they must make reasonable accommodations for children with disabilities.
150511Keating

ABCD Executive Director: Community Living Better Than Institutions for Those with Disabilities

5-11-15
Dr. Dan Keating, executive director of the Alliance for the Betterment of Citizens with Disabilities, says those with disabilities have more flexibility when they live in the community versus living in state-operated institutions.
Robert Menendez, New Jersey's senior U.S. senator. - (NJBIZ FILE PHOTO)

Poll: Menendez victim of ‘political witch hunt,’ N.J. residents say

5-11-15
A new Monmouth University poll found that while most New Jerseyans believe Sen. Bob Menendez is "probably guilty" of federal corruption, many believe he's the victim of politics.