Testimony in the Senate Public Safety Committee lasted for hours, with residents on both sides of the debate using the hearing as a final opportunity to catch lawmakers' ears.
Flooding across the state required some stranded motorists to be rescued from their cars.
Over 17,000 people have signed the Convention of States petition in New Jersey.
Both chambers passed a bill that automatically registers voters at the DMV with pushback from Republicans.
Despite Thursday's relatively easy votes, the difficult budget process still looms, and relations between the leadership of the majority party and the executive branch remain on edge.
Lawmakers of both parties wondered why Murphy is still using the old, discredited 2008 formula, and not the one they tinkered with last summer.
A joint session of the Assembly and Senate Education Committees heard testimony about the importance of public safety.
Of the over 100 people who testified at Monday's Assembly Budget hearing, the majority focused on school funding.
Gottheimer joined Local 825 Operating Engineers at a training site in Dayton.
Residents and town officials gathered at a Board of Public Utilities fact-finding forum in Byram Thursday night, to tell their stories directly to squirming utility reps.
In a Trenton demonstration, participants continue to push the gun reform momentum forward.
The just-launched College and University Social Justice Coalition is tapping into a youth awakening after the Parkland school shooting.
The New Jersey Reentry Corporation’s fourth annual conference focused on finding solutions and best practices and included testimonies from experts around the country.
Statewide, 601 refugees found sanctuary in New Jersey in 2016, but just 253 did in 2017, and only 23 have so far this year.
Jersey City kicked off its Green Business Certification Program to incentivize businesses to reduce their environmental impact and foster a culture of sustainability.