New Jersey

November 21, 2017

MURPHY, DEMS PROMISE TO HIKE MINIMUM WAGE TO $15/HOUR

If democrats in Trenton have their way, the State’s minimum wage will increase to $15 an hour over the next few years.  Governor-elect Phil Murphy also told reporters that he wants to increase taxes on wealthy residents to pay for his various ini...
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...