New Jersey

November 16, 2018

STATE CRITICIZED FOR NORTH JERSEY STORM RESPONSE

Former governor Chris Christie is among those highly critical of the winter storm response in northern New Jersey.  Christie blasted Governor Phil Murphy, saying it took him five hours to travel from Piscataway to Mendham in the storm, which put several inches of snow on the ground in the northern part of the State.   …

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November 16, 2018

REPORT: KEY STATE SENATOR LEANING TOWARDS POT LEGALIZATION

A key democratic State Senator says he is now leaning towards the legalization of recreational marijuana.  NJ.com reports that Joseph Vitale from Middlesex County is now in favor of legalizing pot.  A vote is coming in the New Jersey Legislature later ...
November 15, 2018

MENENDEZ INTRODUCES BILL TO RE-FUND FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM

The country’s flood insurance program is nearly out of funds, and Senator Robert Menendez has introduced federal legislation to put more money into the program.  Without the additional revenue, the National Flood Insurance Program will expire on ...
November 15, 2018

POLL: MANY NEW JERSEYANS UNDECIDED ABOUT GOVERNOR MURPHY

A new poll suggests many New Jerseyans remain undecided about the job performance of Governor Phil Murphy.  A new Rutgers Eagleton poll shows that nearly one out of three state residents have no idea if he’s doing a good job or not.  Murphy&#8217...