New Jersey

January 9, 2018

LAWMAKERS APPROVE SWEET DEAL FOR AMAZON..IF THEY TAKE IT

Amazon will get a tax break of $100,000 per employee if it constructs its second headquarters in Newark.  Lawmakers approved the bill on Monday.  The idea was drafted by Governor Christie who wants Amazon to come to the Garden State and create thousand...
January 9, 2018

STATE LAWMAKERS TO BE SWORN INTO OFFICE TUESDAY

Tuesday is swearing in day in Trenton for state lawmakers in the Assembly and Senate.  In Atlantic County, republican Chris Brown will be sworn in to be the new State Senator for the County, replacing the late Jim Whelan who passed away in 2017.  John Armato will also be sworn in to be an Assemblyman [...]

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January 9, 2018

NEW MEASURE WOULD GIVE 100% PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION FOR DISABLED VETS

A new measure approved by lawmakers in Trenton would authorize a property tax exemption for totally disabled veterans in New Jersey.  The bill now heads to the desk of Governor Christie for his consideration.  To qualify, a veteran would have to be 100...
January 8, 2018

CHRISTIE CLOSED STATE OFFICES IN ADVANCE OF WINTRY MIX THIS EVENING

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie closed all state offices at 3pm Monday for non-essential personnel.  Christie was citing snowy and icy roads that may be further compromised by a wintry mix that will impact the Garden State.  Most, if not all of the ...