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160512Delmore

Port Authority to TSA: Shape Up or We’ll Use Contractors

5-12-16
The Port Authority called security screening wait times “abysmal” and told the TSA if it doesn't improve, it will look into supplementing the workforce with contractors.
160512Cruz

An Atlantic City Deal Appears Close, Or Not, Depending on Who You Talk To

5-12-16
Lawmakers haven't come to an agreement on what to do with Atlantic City, but some say a deal is close.
160512Vannozzi

Protecting Young People from Concussions

5-12-16
Congressman Frank Pallone and several members of the House sent letters to collegiate and youth sports leaders asking them to outline how they plan to prevent and mitigate the risks of brain injuries in their athletes.
160511Aron

Christie Announces Business Tax Break, Talks AC and Trump Transition Team

5-11-16
At an event where he announced another business tax break, Gov. Christie also talked about the ongoing financial crisis in Atlantic City and Donald Trump's decision to name him head of his transition team.
160511Flanagan

Hillary Clinton Rallies New Jersey Supporters

5-11-16
Hillary Clinton held a campaign rally at Camden County College where she focused on issues like raising the national minimum wage and a progressive agenda.
160511Cruz

NJ Transit Holds Public Meeting After Unions Reject Contract

5-11-16
Members of the public had a chance to express their concerns to NJ Transit during a public meeting, which comes after two of several unions rejected a contract proposal that avoided a rail strike in March.
160511Hill

Newark Rent Control Board Rejects Landlord’s Application

5-11-16
Members of the Newark Rent Control Board unanimously voted to reject a landlord's request for a rent increase of nearly 17 percent.
160511Vannozzi

FDA Looks to Redefine ‘Healthy’ on Food Labels

5-11-16
The FDA is investigating changes to allow for the use of "healthy" on food labels for products that include healthy fats. Currently, the labeling guidelines do not distinguish between types of fats.
160510Cruz

Senate Budget Committee Quizzes Acting Treasurer on State of State’s Pocketbook

5-10-16
The acting state treasurer talked about New Jersey's ability to make future pension payments during the Senate Budget Committee hearing.
160510Flanagan

Settlement: PARCC Test Not Required for HS Graduation

5-10-16
The Education Law Center sued New Jersey’s Department of Education, saying the state imposed new graduation requirements on students without going through the legally required process to do so. The case has been settled and students without PARCC test results will be able to submit portfolios to graduate.