New Jersey

October 1, 2018

POLL: HUGIN, MENENDEZ SENATE RACE IN NEW JERSEY TOO CLOSE TO CALL

The New Jersey Senate race between incumbent Robert Menendez and republican challenger Bob Hugin is too close to call, according to a new Stockton University poll. The poll shows Menendez with a two point lead over Hugin which is within the poll’...
September 30, 2018

MONDAY: GASOLINE TAX GOES UP IN NEW JERSEY

The price you pay for a gallon of gasoline goes up Monday in the Garden State.  Prices will rise slightly over four cents per gallon thanks to another increase in the gasoline tax imposed by the State.  The extra money will finance transportation proje...
September 27, 2018

1029 DAY: STATE SENATE TO VOTE ON LEGAL POT NEXT MONTH

October 29th..that’s the date the New Jersey Senate plans to vote on a proposal to make recreational marijuana legal in the State.  Senate President Steve Sweeney believes that the Senate will vote in favor of the measure; the Assembly and Govern...
September 27, 2018

PLASTIC BAG BAN MOVES FORWARD IN NEW JERSEY SENATE

A Senate committee in New Jersey has advanced a ban of single use plastics by merchants in the Garden State.  The ban would prohibit merchants from offering plastic bags, straws, and styrofoam products.  An initial proposal by Governor Murphy that woul...