New Jersey

March 21, 2019

REPORT: GOVERNOR MAY HAVE TO SLICE HIS BUDGET, BIG TIME

Governor Phil Murphy may have to severely cut the state budget unless gross income tax collections soar through the end of June.  NJ.com reports that Moody’s Investors Service predicts a huge 17 percent jump in tax collections through the end of ...
March 21, 2019

MURPHY BEGS FOR VOTES TO APPROVE LEGAL POT ON MONDAY

Governor Phil Murphy has made a public plea to state lawmakers to approve legislation Monday that would legalize recreational marijuana.  Murphy went so far as to say that an affirmative vote will be a civil rights victory to blacks and Latinos who have been unjustly targeted during the war on illegal drugs.  He also says …

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March 21, 2019

TON OF CASH: POWERBALL JACKPOT CLIMBS TO $625 MILLION

The Powerball jackpot keeps climbing.  There were no winners in last night’s Powerball drawing, which will escalate the jackpot for Saturday night’s drawing to an estimated $625 million.  The winning numbers drawn late Wednesday night were ...
March 20, 2019

POWERBALL DRAWING TO BE HELD TONIGHT, $550 MILLION

Do you have your Powerball ticket?  The drawing goes off tonight and will be one of the largest jackpots in Powerball history at $550 million.  There have been no winners in the lottery drawing for several weeks, and it’s the 11th largest lottery...