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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.
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EPA Secures $165M Settlement for Passaic River Cleanup

10-7-16
To clean up a Superfund site along the Passaic River, the EPA secured a $165 million settlement with Occidental Chemical. The agency believes that will cover the cost of the project.
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NJ Governor’s Race Narrows with Sweeney Out of the Running

10-6-16
Senate President Steve Sweeney announced he won't be running for governor in 2017. The only current Democrat in the running is Phil Murphy.
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Rep. Norcross Wants Immediate Mental Health Care for Veterans

10-6-16
Congressman Donald Norcross wants to provide immediate mental health care for all U.S. veterans seeking emergency help to reduce the high number of suicides among former members of the military.
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Bridgegate Trial: Former Christie Insider Talks ‘Penalty Box’ for Mayors

10-6-16
Former Christie insider Christina Renna testified at the Bridgegate trial that if a mayor was in the "penalty box", then the governor's staff had no more communications with them.