New Jersey

November 20, 2017

MURPHY TO CALL FOR INCREASE IN MINIMUM WAGE

New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy will meet with democratic lawmakers today to call for a minimum wage increase in the Garden State.  During his campaign, Murphy called for a $15 an hour wage, but admitted it needed to be phased in over several yea...
November 20, 2017

COAST GUARD RESCUES BOATERS FROM RARITAN BAY

Four individuals who were on a small boat tossed by strong winds in the Raritan Bay Sunday were rescued by the United States Coast Guard.  The Guard announced that the small 22-foot lake boat was not seaworthy and the four individuals had to be rescued.  The boat was left behind in the bay until conditions [...]

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November 17, 2017

MURPHY: I’LL SUPPORT MENENDEZ FOR RE-ELECTION

Governor-elect Phil Murphy says he will support fellow democrat Robert Menendez if Menendez runs for re-election next year.  The United States Senator was not convicted of corruption charges this week courtesy of a hung jury. The post MURPHY: I’L...
November 16, 2017

LOBIONDO VOTES NO ON TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT

Congressman Frank LoBiondo voted against the Tax Cuts and Job Act in Washington.  LoBiondo said his support for the Act was dependent on preserving key deductions critical to taxpayers of New Jersey.  He said he couldn’t vote for the Act because ...