New Jersey

March 5, 2019

NO CHICK FIL A, SO DEAN AT NEW JERSEY UNIVERSITY SAYS “I’M DONE”

Rider University will not invite a Chick Fil A to its campus, so one of the University’s deans is quitting.  NJ.com reports that Cynthia Newman, dean of the College of Administration, says not inviting Chick Fil A to campus clashes with her values as a Christian woman.  Chick Fil A has been criticized for its …

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March 5, 2019

MURPHY TOUTS SAVING $1.1 BILLION IN NEW STATE BUDGET

Governor Phil Murphy delivered his budget address to the legislature Tuesday afternoon.  Murphy continues to tout the fact that he intends to save $1.1 billion in the budget due to reduced health care costs and departmental costs.  Murphy says he inten...
March 5, 2019

SOUTH JERSEY NATIVE, WWE STAR KING KONG BUNDY DIES AT 61

A longtime professional wrestling star with deep ties to southern New Jersey has died.  King Kong Bundy, who’s real name was Christopher Pallies, died Monday at the age of 61.  Bundy was raised in southern New Jersey and had extensive ties to Atl...
March 5, 2019

MURPHY TO ANNOUNCE CUTS TO HEALTH CARE SPENDING TO HELP BALANCE BUDGET

Governor Phil Murphy is expected to showcase a new state budget on Tuesday that will hike taxes on the wealthy, and cut health care expenditures for state workers.  The new spending plan is expected to slice $1 billion in spending from the budget.  Democrats in Trenton have asked their party’s governor to reduce spending in …

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