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Planning for New Fed-Mandated Every Student Succeeds Act Could Face Bumpy Ride

10-11-16
The successor to No Child Left Behind, the Every Student Succeeds Act returns a lot of decision-making authority to the state, according to some. But one New Jersey lawmaker questions how it will be implemented, especially with a new governor.
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Former Staffer Testifies Christie Knew of Possible Kelly Lane Closure Emails

10-11-16
Former governor's office Deputy Chief of Staff Deborah Gramiccioni testified at the Bridgegate trial that she told Gov. Christie about the possibility of emails with Bridget Kelly's name on them related to the GWB lane closures Dec. 12, 2013.
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Congressional Candidate Peter Jacob Finds Swastikas on Family Home

10-11-16
Peter Jacob, who is running for Congress against incumbent Leonard Lance, found swastikas spray-painted on his family home.
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Trump Taj Mahal Closes Doors Becoming Fifth Casino to Fold

10-10-16
The Trump Taj Mahal has closed its doors leaving some 2,800 workers in Atlantic City, who were previously on strike, without jobs.
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Debate Raises Concerns, Lowers Expectations

10-10-16
The second presidential debate was highly anticipated, coming days after a tape emerged of Donald Trump's vulgar boasts.
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Coalition Pushes for Public Health Care Option in NJ

10-10-16
Some groups in New Jersey are pushing for a government-run, public option for health insurance. They say it would help control prices and increase stability in the marketplace.
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Aid In Dying Bill Passes Committee, Heads to House Vote

10-10-16
Assemblyman John Burzichelli is the sponsor of an assisted suicide bill that would help those diagnosed with terminal illnesses control their own fate.
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Lawmakers Approve Gas Tax Hike to Replenish Transportation Trust Fund

10-7-16
Members of the Senate and Assembly debated for hours before voting to renew New Jersey’s bankrupt Transportation Trust Fund and pay for it by hiking the gas tax 23 cents.
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Bridgegate Testimony Focused on Relationship Between Christie Staffers

10-7-16
Most of the testimony at the Bridgegate trial from former director of the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs Christina Renna centered on the arc of her relationship with Bridget Kelly.
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Hoboken Residents Remember Train Crash Victim

10-7-16
On the night the NJ Transit train was removed from Hoboken Terminal a week after it crashed, residents remembered Fabiola Bittar de Kroon who was killed by flying debris while standing on the platform.