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Casino Expansion Advocates Fear Future of Horse Racing in NJ

10-19-16
Polling makes it seem all but certain that voters will reject the expansion of casinos in New Jersey. Supporters say that decision will significantly impact the horse racing industry in New Jersey.
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Health Care Changes Could Impact Mental Health Services

10-19-16
Community health care providers and mental health advocates hoped to convince lawmakers that state funding cuts to charity care and the fee-for-service change would hit mental health services hard.
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Reaction to Donald Trump’s Claims of Rigged Election

10-18-16
Trump supporters like Gov. Christie say the Republican presidential candidate is talking about rigged media coverage, but others, like President Obama, see his comments as an attempt to discredit the election.
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Bill Baroni Testifies Christie Called Him ‘Attack Dog’

10-18-16
Under cross examination at the Bridgegate trial, Bill Baroni testified that Gov. Christie called him his attack dog, citing times the governor told him to punish Sen. Frank Lautenberg and former firefighters' union president Bill Lavin.
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Bill Baroni Takes the Stand at Bridgegate Trial

10-17-16
Bill Baroni testified in his own defense, saying as far as he knew, the lane closures on the George Washington Bridge were part of a traffic study.
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Tough Questions on Tap For NJ Transit This Week

10-17-16
In recent months, published reports say NJ Transit has been under tough federal scrutiny for its finances and safety record. Now a joint legislative committee has asked for hearings on what some are calling the NJ Transit crisis.
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Gateway Tunnel Construction Set to Begin in 2019

10-14-16
The $24 billion proposal will construct a new tunnel, Gateway, under the Hudson River. The transportation project rose out of the ashes of the canceled ARC Tunnel.
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NJ Spotlight on Cities Focuses on Policies

10-14-16
NJ Spotlight put a day-long event on policies to improve New Jersey’s cities and got ideas from former governors, current mayors and dozens of advocates for community schools, immigration, transportation and the environment.
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Defense Moves to Have Charges Dropped at Bridgegate Trial

10-14-16
The defense moved to have all charges against Bridget Kelly and Bill Baroni dismissed, arguing that the prosecution had failed to show any evidence that Port Authority policies were violated. The judge will rule on that motion Monday.
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NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Hoboken Crash

10-13-16
The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report on the Hoboken train crash, confirming speed was a factor and stating for the first time the train’s brakes were fully functional.