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Ask Away: Why Does it Take so Long to Receive Homestead Property Tax Rebates?

1-19-16
The state government reimburses seniors and low-income homeowners on their property taxes under a program known as the Homestead Benefit. However, the tax credit is tied to the property and not the homeowner.
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NJ Sierra Club Director Praises Legislative Action to Block Changes to Flood Hazard Plan

1-19-16
NJ Sierra Club Director Jeff Tittel says the Christie administration's proposed changes to the rules to protect land in flood zones would have rolled back protections.
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Jaffe Morning Briefing: Jan. 19, 2016

1-19-16
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.
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Politicians Disagree Over Prisoner Exchange with Iran

1-18-16
Five Americans were exchanged for seven Iranians convicted in U.S. courts of economic crimes or awaiting trial. Some politicians, like Sen. Bob Menendez, say the prisoner swap could set a bad precedent.
160118Flanagan

AC Heeds Report and Begins Selling Assets

1-18-16
The recommendations for AC include cutting the workforce even more, privatizing the fire department, regionalizing the police and privatizing Boardwalk Hall and the Convention Center.
160118Cruz

Workers Demonstrate, Several Arrested, at Newark Liberty Airport

1-18-16
Employees at Newark Airport joined eight other cities across the nation in acts of civil disobedience in an effort to increase the minimum wage and improve workers' rights.
160118Hill

Study: Don’t Make Mortgage Industry Mistakes with Charter Schools

1-18-16
A study has warned policy makers to beware of treating the charter school industry like the mortgage industry in the mid-2000s.
160118Vannozzi

Bill Aims to Impose For-Profit Hospital Fee Instead of Property Tax Bill

1-18-16
After a tax court ruling last year determined hospitals with mainly for-profit operations were subject to pay property taxes, lawmakers worry without a specific law on the books, hospitals facing large property tax bills will have to shut down.
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NJTV News Debate Watch Party Guests Ponder Future of GOP

1-15-16
New Jersey political analysts give their take on the first Republican presidential debate of 2016.
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Holy Name Offers Free Health Care Sign-Up Sessions

1-15-16
Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck offers free, one-on-one sessions for people to get health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.