New Jersey

April 24, 2018

MURPHY SIGNS LAW PROMOTING EQUAL PAY FOR WOMEN

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed a new bill into law Tuesday that encourages equal pay for women in the Garden State.  The law strengthens protections against employment discrimination and promotes equal pay for equal women. The post MURPHY SIGNS...
April 24, 2018

BRIDGEGATE CONVICTS HEAD TO COURT TO GET CONVICTIONS OVERTURNED

The two individuals convicted in the infamous Bridgegate scandal in New Jersey head to court today in an attempt to get their convictions overturned.  Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly are expected to appear in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in an attempt to be expunged of their sentences.  Both have received more than a …

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April 23, 2018

MURPHY: WE’LL HIRE 40 NEW DRIVERS FOR NEW JERSEY TRANSIT

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has authorized the hiring of 40 new bus drivers to improve services on New Jersey Transit.  Most of the bus operators will serve northeastern counties where congestion is the worst.  They will now be driving busses that ...
April 23, 2018

SMOKE, THERE’S FIRE: NEARLY 1,000 ACRES BURNED IN PINE BARRENS

Nearly 1,000 acres have burned in the Pine Barrens during a fire that started over the weekend.  State forest officials say the fire is located in the Penn State Forest in Burlington County.  As of last night, the fire was only ten percent contained. T...