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Minimum Wage Hike Battle Back on the Agenda in Trenton

2-4-16
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto says he will introduce legislation to raise New Jersey's minimum wage to $15 per hour.
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Female-Led Class Action Suit Calls for U.S. to Draft Women

2-4-16
Two women in New Jersey are part of a class action lawsuit calling for the U.S. to draft women as well as men. They say it's for gender equality.
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Jaffe Morning Briefing: Feb. 4, 2016

2-4-16
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.
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NJ Mayors Head to Trenton for Legislative Day

2-3-16
Local leaders were in Trenton to hear about a variety of state issues, the most predominant being the Transportation Trust Fund.
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New Crime-Fighting Initiative Aims to Curb Spike in Newark

2-3-16
Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose outlined Operation Forge Ahead, which is a 45-day, nine-point plan meant to reduce crime in the city.
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Jaffe Morning Briefing: Feb. 3, 2016

2-3-16
Jaffe Communications gives its take on the news in New Jersey.
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Will Iowa Caucus Results Affect Christie?

2-2-16
NJTV News Chief Political Correspondent Michael Aron says Chris Christie will continue running for president even after a weak finish at the Iowa caucus, but says he will need to get double digit numbers in New Hampshire to gain momentum going forward.
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Critics Question Efficacy of NJ Delegation’s Trip to Cuba

2-2-16
Some Cuban-Americans are critical of 10 New Jersey lawmakers taking a trip to the island nation.
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Lead Poisoning an Issue in New Jersey

2-2-16
The percentage of children testing with high levels of lead is equal to or higher than what is being reported in Flint, Michigan.
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Voters to Decide About Gas Tax Allocation

2-2-16
A resolution will ask voters if all gas tax money should be reserved for the Transportation Trust Fund, which will run out of money this summer. Right now all but about $40 million gets dedicated.