New Jersey

May 23, 2018

MURPHY SIGNS NUKE BAIILOUT BILL, YOU’LL PAY MORE FOR ENERGY

Governor Phil Murphy has signed yet another bill into law that will sock it to you in your wallet.  Murphy signed a law that will help rescue the state’s nuclear power plants, and will result in many New Jerseyans paying more money in their energy bills.  Various groups suggest this new law is just a …

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May 23, 2018

FEDS: BE WARY OF BILL THAT COULD ALLOW NEW JERSEYANS TO SKIRT TAX LAW

The State of New Jersey has a new law in place designed to skirt republican tax reform laws.  Not so fast, says the Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department who remind residents that federal law controls the proper definition of payments for federal income tax purposes.  Many towns in New Jersey say this new …

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May 23, 2018

SWEENEY: DON’T CAVE TO SPORTS LEAGUES FOR EXTORTION MONEY

Senate President Steve Sweeney is urging New Jersey and other states not to cave in to what he calls “extortion” money demanded by sports leagues in order to approve legalized sports betting.  Sweeney sent letters to leaders in every state ...
May 23, 2018

SENATOR MENENDEZ: NCAA SHOULD END BAN REGARDING SPORTS BETTING

Senator Robert Menendez says the NCAA should end its ban on holding tournaments in states that legalize sports betting.  Menendez says sports betting is coming to New Jersey soon, and the NCAA should continue to hold tournaments in the Garden State. Th...