New Jersey

June 23, 2019

MURPHY EXPECTED TO SIGN LAW TO EXPAND MEDICAL MARIJUANA

Governor Phil Murphy is expected to sign a new law that will expand the medical marijuana program in New Jersey.  Lawmakers in Trenton approved the new law last week.  Currently there are only six dispensaries for medical marijuana in the Garden State....
June 22, 2019

MURPHY STILL NOT BACKING DOWN FROM HIS MILLIONAIRES’ TAX

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is still not backing down from his millionaires’ tax.  He held a press conference in Trenton on Friday and said he would meet his obligation to sign a state budget, but still says all options are on the table.  Mur...
June 22, 2019

STATE PICKS COMPANY TO OPERATE OFFSHORE WIND FARM, YOU HELP PAY THE TAB

State regulators have selected Orsted to operate a major wind farm in the ocean off the coast of southern New Jersey.  The state will provide a $1.6 billion subsidy to the operation that will be paid by consumers over two decades.  There will be a surc...
June 21, 2019

WHO KNEW? SOON YOU MAY BE ABLE TO EAT AND DRINK AT FUNERAL HOMES

Who knew?  New Jersey may become the next state to allow funeral homes to serve food and beverages, a currently prohibited activity in the Garden State.  Lawmakers approved a bill Thursday that will allow funeral homes to serve during a funeral.  It&#8...