New Jersey

July 3, 2018

CONGRESSMAN NEARLY FAINTS DUE TO HEAT AT NJ EVENT

Longtime New Jersey Congressman William Pascrell Jr. nearly fainted from the heat during an event Tuesday at the Englewood, NJ Fire Department.  Pascrell was carried out from the event and taken to a local hospital for observation.  Pascrell is 81 and ...
July 2, 2018

MURPHY SIGNS STATE BUDGET INTO LAW

The new state budget has been signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy.  Murphy signed the spending plan late Sunday night and brags that it will mean huge investments into public schools, property tax relief, and New Jersey Transit.  Big tax hikes are ...
July 2, 2018

LEGISLATURE APPROVES BUDGET SUNDAY EVENING

Lawmakers in Trenton finally gave approvals to the new $37.4 million state budget Sunday evening.  Lawmakers met through the day to approve the spending plan in both the Assembly and the Senate after gathering at 8:00am to discuss the compromise.  An extra $402 million will be added to school funding, but the sales tax remains …

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July 1, 2018

BILL PASSED THAT WOULD ENCOURAGE DRONES AT CAPE MAY AIRPORT

A new bill sponsored by local lawmakers will help bring drone companies to the Cape May Airport.  Assemblymen Bob Andrzejczak and Bruce Land sponsored a bill that would help encourage drone companies to come to the airport as it remains one of six FAA UAS test sites in the nation.  Various tax credits are available …

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