New Jersey

January 31, 2019

$15 MINIMUM WAGE BILL EXPECTED TO BE ADVANCED IN TRENTON TODAY

A bill that would advance a $15 an hour minimum wage in New Jersey is expected to be advanced in Trenton today.  The new wage would be phased in and strike the 15 dollar level by 2024.  Many business groups oppose it, saying a minimum wage is not suppo...
January 31, 2019

BAD DAY AT THE AIRPORT: CARS BURN UP AT NEWARK’S TERMINAL “C”

It’s not going to be a pretty scene for travelers at Newark International Airport.  Several cars caught fire early Thursday morning at Terminal “C” of the airport, and the vehicles were completely destroyed.  The fire started in one o...
January 30, 2019

STATE TO INVESTIGATE ALL POLICE RELATED FATAL SHOOTINGS

Governor Phil Murphy intends to sign new legislation that will force the state to investigate all fatal shootings involving police officers.  Murphy wants to take the investigative powers away from county prosecutors.  NJ Advance Media learned that Mur...
January 29, 2019

MURPHY TELLS STATE RESIDENTS PREPARE FOR BITTER COLD THIS WEEK

Governor Phil Murphy is telling state residents to prepare for extreme winter cold over the next few days.  Murphy on Tuesday closed state offices during the early afternoon hours for the winter storm that brought a half foot of snow to northern counties. Drivers are urged to use caution on the roadways as any precipitation …

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