Both Coughlin and Sweeney expressed a firm commitment to passing marijuana legalization in the future.
Despite the improvements being made, questions about funding and staffing still plague the agency.
Murphy is still working the phones and hoping for help from Sweeney to get enough votes to pass the bill.
New Jersey's schools consistently rank among the top in the nation, even when you compare high-need districts in the state. A report analyzing the SFRA since it was implemented shows although it was a ...
The scope of staff changes at the SDA shocked veteran politicians and has resulted in a review by the governor.
Gov. Phil Murphy highlighted the social justice ramifications and economic benefits of legalizing adult-use marijuana.
Sweeney says the rest of his proposed reforms will be drafted by April. The budget battle, though, is likely to take quite a bit longer.
Gov. Phil Murphy is anxious to avoid fare increases, and Wednesday repeated the guarded promise from his proposed spending plan which offered a $100 million funding boost for NJ Transit.
On Wednesday, Murphy acknowledged the atmosphere surrounding him and Democratic leaders has improved.
Legislative leaders were briefed on the budget Monday afternoon by treasury officials.
Middletown Mayor Tony Perry says raising the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour will have a massive impact on towns.
The Senate passed the so-called dark money bill 31-0. The ball is now in Speaker Coughlin's court. However, the ACLU says if this bill becomes law, it may file suit for infringing on the right of ...
An embarrassment was narrowly averted when Senate President Steve Sweeney abandoned an effort to execute a first-ever override of fellow Democrat, Gov. Phil Murphy.
Critics say the state should live within its means by reforming health care and pensions instead of selling assets.
Proposal to reform Port Authority continues amid release of scathing letter by the agency's chairman.