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The Record Searchlight
Is America finally ready for smart guns?you want this technology to develop, take the mandate out,” Bach, also a Nation
Is America finally ready for smart guns?
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
you want this technology to develop, take the mandate out,” Bach, also a National Rifle Association board member, told a New Jersey Senate committee last fall. “Take government hands off the process and let the technology develop naturally. Let’s... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Bill Would Allow Striking Workers In NJ To Get Unemployment BenefitsA bill advanced by a New Jersey Senate committee would allow striking workers t
Bill Would Allow Striking Workers In NJ To Get Unemployment Benefits
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 7 days ago
A bill advanced by a New Jersey Senate committee would allow striking workers to collect unemployment insurance benefits during a labor dispute. Eric Richard with the state AFL-CIO says the legislation would bring some financial relief to the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
America May Be Getting Ready For A Smarter Kind Of Gunyou want this technology to develop, take the mandate out,” Bach, also a Nation
America May Be Getting Ready For A Smarter Kind Of Gun
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
you want this technology to develop, take the mandate out,” Bach, also a National Rifle Association board member, told a New Jersey Senate committee last fall. “Take government hands off the process and let the technology develop naturally. Let’s... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
NJ Senate Committee To Act On $15 Minimum Wage BillA New Jersey Senate committee is expected to act Monday on a plan that would ph
NJ Senate Committee To Act On $15 Minimum Wage Bill
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 11 days ago
A New Jersey Senate committee is expected to act Monday on a plan that would phase in the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour over the next five years. The National Federation of Independent Business says raising the cost of labor will be a blow for... Read more
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J Weekly
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J Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
Ethnic Understanding, a group that backs intergroup dialogue and particularly has promoted Muslim-Jewish encounters. — jta New Jersey Senate passes anti-BDS bill The New Jersey Senate unanimously approved a bill that would require the state’s... Read more
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Daily Record
Don’t loosen grip on gun controlcomes straight out of the Conservative Ideas for Dummies handbook the governor
Don’t loosen grip on gun control
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
comes straight out of the Conservative Ideas for Dummies handbook the governor has kept close at hand for some time now. New Jersey Senate Democrats disagree, and no surprise there either; the state has among the nation’s toughest gun controls,... Read more
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The Forward
New Jersey State Senate Passes Anti-BDS BillThe New Jersey Senate unanimously approved a bill that would require the state’
New Jersey State Senate Passes Anti-BDS Bill
The Forward / Posted 13 days ago
The New Jersey Senate unanimously approved a bill that would require the state’s public worker pension fund to divest from companies that boycott Israel. The bill bars the state Division of Investments from investing the public workers’ $68.6... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Senate agrees to Christie compromise on food stampsTRENTON — The New Jersey Senate on Monday unanimously accepted a compromise wit
N.J. Senate agrees to Christie compromise on food stamps
NJ.com / Posted 15 days ago
TRENTON — The New Jersey Senate on Monday unanimously accepted a compromise with Gov. Chris Christie over access to food stamps for unemployed people living in economically distressed cities and counties. The Senate voted 40-0 to agree with the... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Bill Would Make Smoking Ban Violation A Civil PenaltySmoking in a public place where it's banned in New Jersey is now a criminal off
Bill Would Make Smoking Ban Violation A Civil Penalty
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 15 days ago
Smoking in a public place where it's banned in New Jersey is now a criminal offense. A bill passed by the New Jersey Senate could change that. Current law requires that the penalty be a $200 fine and possible jail time for a disorderly person's... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Senate passes bill banning pension investments with businesses boycotting IsraelTRENTON — The New Jersey Senate threw near-unanimous support Monday behind a bi
N.J. Senate passes bill banning pension investments with businesses boycotting Israel
NJ.com / Posted 15 days ago
TRENTON — The New Jersey Senate threw near-unanimous support Monday behind a bill requiring the public worker pension fund to divest from companies that boycott Israeli goods and businesses. The bill (S1923) pushing back against businesses... Read more
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examiner.com
Public awareness of the New Jersey Overdose Protection Act can save livesIn 2013, the New Jersey Overdose Protection Act was passed by the New Jersey Se
Public awareness of the New Jersey Overdose Protection Act can save lives
examiner.com / Posted 18 days ago
In 2013, the New Jersey Overdose Protection Act was passed by the New Jersey Senate 24-1 and signed into law by Governor Chris Christie. The Act combined important aspects from the Opioid Antidote and Overdose Prevention Act with the Good Samaritan... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Senate confirms colleague to become state judgeTRENTON — The New Jersey Senate on Monday confirmed one of its members for a st
N.J. Senate confirms colleague to become state judge
NJ.com / Posted 29 days ago
TRENTON — The New Jersey Senate on Monday confirmed one of its members for a state judgeship, leaving a vacancy not only in that chamber but likely the state Assembly, as well. The Senate voted 34-0 to give Peter Barnes III final approval to become... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Senate Confirms TImpone As NJ Supreme Court JusticeThe New Jersey Senate has confirmed Governor Christie's latest state Supreme Co
Senate Confirms TImpone As NJ Supreme Court Justice
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 29 days ago
The New Jersey Senate has confirmed Governor Christie's latest state Supreme Court nominee. Walter Timpone was approved by a vote of 32-to-1 without any debate on the Senate floor. Senator Loretta Weinberg cast the only dissenting vote. She claims... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Democrats back striking Verizon workers at Statehouse rally— to attempt to cut back benefits. They were joined by Democratic members of t
N.J. Democrats back striking Verizon workers at Statehouse rally
NJ.com / Posted 29 days ago
— to attempt to cut back benefits. They were joined by Democratic members of the U.S. Congress and Democrats from the New Jersey Senate and Assembly, who said the strike is bigger than Verizon. "Many of us in Congress are in solidarity with... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Timpone Gets Senate Committee Approval For Supreme CourtThe New Jersey Senate will vote Monday whether to confirm Governor Christie's l
Timpone Gets Senate Committee Approval For Supreme Court
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 1 months ago
The New Jersey Senate will vote Monday whether to confirm Governor Christie's latest state Supreme Court nominee. At his confirmation hearing Walter Timpone told the Senate Judiciary Committee it’s a humbling honor to be considered for a seat on the... Read more
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