Liquor licenses in New Jersey can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Assemblyman John Burzichelli says his bill would change an old system to make prices affordable for many restaurant owners.
Some say sky-high liquor license prices are holding back business owners and limiting economic growth across the state.
It’s a system that’s been in place since prohibition, and the liquor license laws in New Jersey haven’t changed much since.
Both the Assembly and the Senate unanimously passed an amended bill to regulate and tax sports betting in NJ.
The U.S. Supreme Court struck down a ban on sports betting as unconstitutional, concluding a decadeslong fight by the state of New Jersey. The ruling opens the floodgates for legal sports betting at ...
A pending Supreme Court decision could strike down the 25-year ban on sports betting outside Nevada.
Lawmakers of both parties wondered why Murphy is still using the old, discredited 2008 formula, and not the one they tinkered with last summer.
Among the major topics of discussion was the state's school funding formula, better funded, says the majority party, but not fully funded.
Despite news from Republicans in Trenton about a healthy surplus, a tax hike feels like it's in the air for tomorrow's budget address.
Should the state have a say in your end of life planning?
Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean and Assemblyman John Burzichelli say history will be the judge of Gov. Christie's legacy.
Ford Scudder was asked about the State House renovation project and dedicating lottery revenues to the pension system.
What's in store for the class of 2021? Protesters pressure the Senate president to push the state to kill the controversial PARCC test as a requirement for graduation. The governor's proposed $300 ...
Parents from school districts that believe they are underfunded packed the latest state budget hearing.
If you have a phone, you're paying a fee for 911 emergency service. That's what the bill says. But is that where your money goes? Are the schools in your district getting short-changed on funding? ...