State budget negotiations appeared to break down last week amid persistent reports of acrimony between Senate President Steve Sweeney and Gov. Phil Murphy. But Monday, Sweeney today maintained that ...
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Ironically, that came at the same time as The Associated Press reported that Egyptian mediators had negotiated a cease-fire between the Palestinians in Gaza and the Israeli government.
Murphy said the loan forgiveness will cost the state $12 million a year, beginning in 2022. The internship supplement will cost $3 million and is already in Murphy's budget for next year.
The runoff for the Trenton mayor's race is approaching. The two candidates, veteran lawmaker Assemblyman Reed Gusciora and local businessman Paul Perez make their final pitches to voters, and Perez ...
Gov. Phil Murphy has often championed his Cabinet as the most diverse in state history. Monday, three of his nominees were approved unanimously by the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Of 600 respondents, 70 percent support raising the income tax on households earning $1 million or more a year, while just 24 percent oppose.
There was an air of celebration as Gov. Murphy prepared to sign a bill granting financial aid at state colleges and universities to unauthorized immigrants.
Last month Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order binding the state to share gun incident data with the public monthly and quarterly.
Gov. Murphy continues his campaign to address gun violence. Wednesday he endorsed six gun bills awaiting action in the state senate, and named Bill Castner as senior advisor to governor on firearms.