New Jersey

July 1, 2017

CHRISTIE: NO BACK PAY LIKELY WHEN SHUTDOWN ENDS

Governor Christie says state employees should not count on receiving pay they accrued during the government shutdown. Christie says he is nothing like former governor Jon Corzine who paid state workers after government shut down back in 2006. ##
July 1, 2017

NEW JERSEY CLOSED; GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN UNDERWAY

The State of New Jersey is closed. Governor Christie ordered a government shutdown and state of emergency at 12:02am Saturday because lawmakers failed to reach agreement on a new budget. State Police and essential services keep working; all parks, re...
June 30, 2017

DRIVE WITH A DIESEL? YOUR GAS PRICES GO UP THIS WEEKEND

If you put diesel fuel in your vehicle, be prepared to pay more at the pump. New Jersey’s next phase of the fuel tax increase goes into effect during the July 4th weekend and the price of diesel fuel will increase. New Jersey still enjoys very low fuel prices heading into the holiday weekend with [...]
June 30, 2017

STATE POLICE STEPPING UP DUI PATROLS FOR HOLIDAY WEEKEND

New Jersey State Police are stepping up their enforcement of DUI patrols over the July 4th holiday weekend. Police say more than 110 troopers will be on assignment-specific detail to identify and pull over intoxicated drivers. Seat belt usage and dis...