New Jersey

February 4, 2019

PENNSYLVANIA MAN ADMITS TO ILLEGAL TAKING OF NJ TURTLES, EGGS

David Sommers of Levittown, PA was in court Monday and pleaded guilty to charges that he would drive to New Jersey to illegally harvest diamondback terrapin turtles, and their eggs.  Sommers could now face up to five years in prison along with a quarte...
February 3, 2019

SEN. MENENDEZ BACKS CORY BOOKER’S PRESIDENTIAL BID

Senator Robert Menendez has backed Cory Booker’s bid for the White House.  Menendez says Booker has the ability to bring people together and work with republican colleagues.  Menendez admits the Trump administration has worked to helped the wealt...
February 3, 2019

MURPHY EXPECTED TO SIGN EXPANDED FAMILY LEAVE LEGISLATION

Governor Phil Murphy is expected to sign legislation that will greatly expand the family leave laws in New Jersey.  The new measure will increase the eligibility period for paid family leave from six to 12 weeks and raise the amount earned by the careg...
February 1, 2019

SEN. CORY BOOKER ANNOUNCES PRESIDENTIAL BID

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker is running for President.  Booker announced Friday morning on social media that he will seek the democratic nomination for president.  Booker is 49 years old, and says “we can build a country where no one is forgott...