The Amistad Commission meets quarterly to promote and protect the law mandating the teaching of African-American history in all New Jersey public schools.
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Ady Barkan's message is that Medicare and Medicaid need saving.
Menendez is running for re-election against Republican Bob Hugin. The subtext of the event was to highlight Menendez's connection with women at a time when Hugin's is under question.
Gov. Chris Christie appointee Justice Anne Patterson was reconfirmed for the state Supreme Court without the contention that riddled the previous administration.
The Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee held a contentious public hearing to spur the conversation about New Jersey's affordable housing issue.
Three hundred ninety-one districts around the state will see an increase in direct state aid this year, 171 will see a reduction and 14 will see no change.
As the Senate Budget Committee heard testimony about the proposal, it was hard to escape the idea there is a political component to Sweeney's plan.
The 2006 law banned smoking in bars and restaurants. This new law takes effect in six months and fines people for smoking on beaches and in parks.
The debate over marijuana legalization is far from over in Trenton. In the meantime, Jersey City became the first municipality in New Jersey to decriminalize the drug.
Assemblyman Jamel Holley has put forth a series of amendments to garner support to advance a bill to legalize marijuana statewide. One of the key Democrats leading the charge against legalization, ...
The money in the fall election is going overwhelmingly to the Democrats. All five Republican seats and one Democratic seat are considered in play.
The Republican congressional candidate stands by comments he's made on diversity being "crap and un-American" and explains why he shared a post on social media from a white nationalist website.
Gov. Phil Murphy says he will phase out the controversial PARCC test. What will replace it?
Gov. Phil Murphy announced his plan to phase out the PARCC exam with education commissioner Lamont Repollet at his side. Since the exam's introduction in 2014, it's sparked controversy statewide among ...
President Trump is expected to announce his pick to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Monday evening. Chief Political Correspondent Michael Aron breaks down the credentials of the ...