New Jersey

November 30, 2017

REPORT: PUBLIC EMPLOYEES PENSION FUND HITS RECORD NUMBER IN VALUE

Due largely to the recovering economy, the State’s public employee pension fund has hit its highest value in three years.  NJ.com reports that the fund is now worth $76.3 billion in assets.  New Jersey has struggled to put money into the fund dur...
November 29, 2017

UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT TO CONSIDER SPORTS BETTING IN NJ

Governor Christie plans to attend hearings by the United States Supreme Court on Monday that will address New Jersey’s push for legalized sports betting.  Christie says he is cautiously optimistic that the Court will look favorably upon the reque...
November 29, 2017

CHRISTIE: OBAMA DID NOTHING TO FIGHT OPIOID EPIDEMIC

Governor Christie took shots at former President Barack Obama during an event at a drug treatment facility in Newark on Wednesday.  Christie told reporters that the epidemic did not start on the day President Trump began his four year term, and challen...
November 29, 2017

SOUTH JERSEY WOMAN CHARGED AFTER 81 CATS FOUND IN HER HOME

81 cats, in one home in South Jersey.  61 year old Brenda McCann of Franklin Township has been charged with animal cruelty after authorities found the felines roaming in her home.  Many of the cats have medical and hygiene issues. The post SOUTH JERSEY...