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Camden Gets $16 Million Grant for Road Resurfacing

9-6-16
New Jersey's two U.S. senators and the local congressman highlighted the TIGER grant, which stands for Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery. The $16 million grant will resurface streets in North Camden.
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Newark Officials Discuss Ways to Fight Crime

9-6-16
Although Newark is on pace to exceed last year’s homicides, officials say police-community relations are better and they are working to find offenders.
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Ending Income Tax Agreement Could Generate Millions for NJ

9-6-16
Gov. Christie announced the end of the reciprocal income tax agreement with Pennsylvania that let residents of both states pay income tax just where they work. The former state treasurer estimates the deal could generate $180 million for New Jersey.
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Backup Cameras Now OK for Driver’s Test

9-6-16
Assemblyman Lou Greenwald sponsored legislation to allow the use of backup cameras while taking the driver's test in New Jersey. Gov. Christie signed it into law.
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Union Members Draw Attention to Minimum Wage on Labor Day

9-5-16
Members of labor union 32BJ SEIU believe workers deserve a higher minimum wage and disagree with Gov. Christie's veto of a bill to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour.
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State of Emergency, But No NJ Evacuations with Hermine

9-4-16
Gov. Christie declared a state of emergency in Ocean, Atlantic and Cape May counties because of Hermine but he said it's nothing like Sandy and didn't order any evacuations.
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Christie Calls Urban Enterprise Zones ‘Failed Experiment’

9-2-16
Gov. Christie conditionally vetoed legislation that would have renewed the Urban Enterprise Zone program, which allows businesses in certain areas charge half of the state's sales tax to spur economic development.
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Gubernatorial Candidate Murphy Files Complaint Against Jersey City Mayor

9-2-16
Phil Murphy, currently the only official candidate for governor, has filed a complaint with the Election Law Enforcement Commission saying that Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop is using mayoral campaign funds for a gubernatorial run.
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Hispanic Community Reacts to Trump’s Immigration Speech

9-1-16
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump outlined a 10-point plan including absolutely zero amnesty and a Deportation Task Force to evict what he called “criminal aliens”.
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Sen. Menendez Talks Zika, Cuba and Deepening the New York Harbor

9-1-16
Congress returns to work next week after a long summer. Sen. Bob Menendez stops by to talk about the issues on the top of his list.