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Christie Gives Briefing on NJ Security After Brussels Terror Attack

3-22-16
Gov. Christie outlined the increased security measures taken in and around New Jersey after the terror attacks in Brussels were carried out.
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Objection to Proposed Gun Permit Rules for Officials

3-22-16
Sen. Gerry Cardinale has proposed legislation to make it easier for legislators and judges to obtain permits to carry firearms. Both pro-gun and anti-gun groups have spoken out against the proposed legislation.
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Lawmakers Urge Christie to Appropriate Money for Lead Control

3-22-16
The Senate and Assembly approved putting $10 million in the state’s Lead Hazard Control Fund for the next budget. Now they need Gov. Christie to agree.
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Education Fairness, AC Takeover, Legalizing Marijuana All Topics at State Budget Hearing

3-21-16
The Assembly Appropriations Committee heard from residents about the proposed $34.8 billion New Jersey budget.
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Report: NJ Transit Vehicles Break Down More Often

3-21-16
An analysis found NJ Transit trains are about half as efficient as Long Island Rail Road's trains and a quarter as efficient as the MTA's newest subway cars.
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Some Criticize Obama for Trip to Cuba

3-21-16
President Obama is in Cuba to restore diplomatic relations, but some in New Jersey aren't happy with his decision.
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Civil Rights Investigation Open Over Proposed Mosque in Bernards Township

3-21-16
The Islamic Society of Basking Ridge bought a four-acre plot in Bernards Township with plans to raze the house and build a mosque. But those plans were derailed after nearly 40 public hearings and four years of denied permits.
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Christie Calls for Moratorium on Nonprofit Hospitals Paying Back Taxes

3-18-16
Gov. Christie wants to freeze all lawsuits and hospital property tax assessments for two years while a panel of experts hashes out a solution that would apply to all 62 of New Jersey’s nonprofit hospitals.
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Disagreement Over AC Takeover Bill

3-18-16
Gov. Christie and Senate President Sweeney support a state takeover of Atlantic City, but Assembly Speaker Prieto wants to amend the bill to preserve existing collective bargaining agreements.
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Sen. Cory Booker Discusses Supreme Court Nominee Merrick Garland

3-18-16
Sen. Cory Booker says it's the duty of the two branches of government to fill vacancies in the third branch by giving a fair hearing to Supreme Court nominee Judge Merrick Garland.