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New Haven Independent
TK2 To Seek Second TermTed Kennedy Jr. plans to seek a second term as state senator of the 12th Distri
TK2 To Seek Second Term
New Haven Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Ted Kennedy Jr. plans to seek a second term as state senator of the 12th District, but has decided to formally announce his candidacy later on in the year. Kennedy has served for one year. His second year, this one, is known as a short-session year,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Cedar Grove resident runs to replace Senator O'Toole in 2017 primaryA Cedar Grove resident will be running to replace state Sen. Kevin O'Toole in t
Cedar Grove resident runs to replace Senator O'Toole in 2017 primary
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
A Cedar Grove resident will be running to replace state Sen. Kevin O'Toole in the 2017 primary election. Edward Buttimore, who has lived in town for 26 years, currently works in the private sector conducting various forms of security and private... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Sweeney Proposes Homelessness Prevention PlanThe leader of the New Jersey Senate is proposing that a housing assistance prog
Sweeney Proposes Homelessness Prevention Plan
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 10 days ago
The leader of the New Jersey Senate is proposing that a housing assistance program for some of the state's most vulnerable residents be made permanent. The state spent about $15 million last year on subsidies to poor and disabled residents to... Read more
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Philly.com
State must act now to save Atlantic CityUnfortunately, Gov. Christie this week vetoed legislation designed to stabilize
State must act now to save Atlantic City
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
Unfortunately, Gov. Christie this week vetoed legislation designed to stabilize casino tax payments to the city, and the city government seems paralyzed — unwilling or unable to take the budget actions needed to keep the city afloat. Doing nothing... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Push for legalizing assisted suicide stalls out in New Jersey SenateAt least for the foreseeable future, assisted suicide will remain illegal in Ne
Push for legalizing assisted suicide stalls out in New Jersey Senate
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
At least for the foreseeable future, assisted suicide will remain illegal in New Jersey. The state Senate's legislative session expired at noon Jan. 12, ensuring that a bill that would have legalized the practice would not come to a vote. The Aid... Read more
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FOX News
Panicky Hillary starts shoutingBuzz Cut: • • NYT dumps on Heidi Cruz • Rubio touts pistol purchase • GOP
Panicky Hillary starts shouting
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
Buzz Cut: • • NYT dumps on Heidi Cruz • Rubio touts pistol purchase • GOP Power Index: Christie fades • Driven by destiny PANICKY HILLARY STARTS SHOUTING You can turn the volume back up on your televisions, the... Read more
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FOX News
Atlantic City casino revenue cut by half over 9 yearsATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Atlantic City has lost more than half of its casino reven
Atlantic City casino revenue cut by half over 9 years
FOX News / Posted 25 days ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Atlantic City has lost more than half of its casino revenue during the past nine years. That depressing news Wednesday came only hours after New Jersey lawmakers introduced a bill that has long been the worst nightmare of the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Atlantic City casino revenue cut by half over 9 yearsATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Atlantic City has lost more than half of its casino reven
Atlantic City casino revenue cut by half over 9 years
Staten Island Advance / Posted 25 days ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Atlantic City has lost more than half of its casino revenue during the past nine years. That depressing news Wednesday came only hours after New Jersey lawmakers introduced a bill that has long been the worst nightmare of the... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Bipartisan Spirit For New Legislative SessionLeaders of the New Jersey Senate are beginning the new legislative session with
Bipartisan Spirit For New Legislative Session
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 26 days ago
Leaders of the New Jersey Senate are beginning the new legislative session with a spirit of bipartisanship. Senate President Steve Sweeney says top priorities for Democrats are replenishing the Transportation Trust Fund and ensuring the state lives... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
Senate president to Atlantic City: 'Get your act together'TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney said he will int
Senate president to Atlantic City: 'Get your act together'
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 26 days ago
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney said he will introduce a bill Tuesday to have the state take over Atlantic City's finances. Sweeney said the struggling gambling resort needs to get its fiscal house in order and stop... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Bill Would Pave Way For State Takeover Of Atlantic CitySaying that he doesn't believe Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian and other leade
Bill Would Pave Way For State Takeover Of Atlantic City
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 26 days ago
Saying that he doesn't believe Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian and other leaders have not done enough to improve the city's financial situation, New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney has introduced legislation paving the way for a state take... Read more
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Reuters
New Jersey lawmaker calls for Atlantic City takeover or bankruptcySenate President Steve Sweeney gives a news conference following New Jersey Gov
New Jersey lawmaker calls for Atlantic City takeover or bankruptcy
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
Senate President Steve Sweeney gives a news conference following New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's State of the State address in the assembly chamber in Trenton, New Jersey, January 8, 2013. TRENTON, N.J. New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Senate President Sweeney to Atlantic City: State takeover or bankruptcyTRENTON — New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney said he will introduce a bi
Senate President Sweeney to Atlantic City: State takeover or bankruptcy
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
TRENTON — New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney said he will introduce a bill Tuesday to have the state take over Atlantic City's finances — and said the city should declare bankruptcy if the Legislature does not quickly approve the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Senate president to AC: ‘Get your act together’TRENTON - New Jersey Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney said he will introduce
Senate president to AC: ‘Get your act together’
Daily Journal / Posted 27 days ago
TRENTON - New Jersey Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney said he will introduce a bill Tuesday to have the state take over Atlantic City’s finances. Sweeney said the struggling gambling resort needs to get its fiscal house in order and stop seeking... Read more
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Edison Metuchen Sentinel
New mayor addresses changes in Metuchen | January 14, 2016Peter Cammarano A strengthened downtown, a well vetted plan for the future of M
New mayor addresses changes in Metuchen | January 14, 2016
Edison Metuchen Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Peter Cammarano A strengthened downtown, a well vetted plan for the future of Metuchen, and continued pedestrian safety efforts top the list of priorities for newly sworn in Mayor Peter Cammarano.“Metuchen is currently a town in transition,” he said... Read more
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Daily Journal
Casino union backs Sweeney plan for expansion referendumATLANTIC CITY - Atlantic City’s main casino workers union is backing state Sena
Casino union backs Sweeney plan for expansion referendum
Daily Journal / Posted 29 days ago
ATLANTIC CITY - Atlantic City’s main casino workers union is backing state Senate President Steve Sweeney’s plan for a referendum on expanding casinos to northern New Jersey. Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union opposes casinos outside Atlantic City.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
A New Jersey north-south political fight: Casino expansionThis Sept. 8, 2014 photo shows New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney, left,
A New Jersey north-south political fight: Casino expansion
Houston Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
This Sept. 8, 2014 photo shows New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney, left, and Gov. Chris Christie at a news conference in Atlantic City, N.J., on ways to help the struggling gambling resort. On Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, Christie, a Republican... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Christie backs Sweeney on northern NJ casino referendumThis Sept. 8, 2014 photo shows New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney, left,
Christie backs Sweeney on northern NJ casino referendum
Houston Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
This Sept. 8, 2014 photo shows New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney, left, and Gov. Chris Christie at a news conference in Atlantic City, N.J., on ways to help the struggling gambling resort. On Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, Christie, a Republican... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
N.J. lawmakers OK bill to let drivers use pre-treatment ID photosNew Jersey residents getting medical care for an illness that changes their app
N.J. lawmakers OK bill to let drivers use pre-treatment ID photos
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a month ago
New Jersey residents getting medical care for an illness that changes their appearance would be able to continue using pre-treatment photos on driver's licenses under a bill approved by lawmakers. Lawmakers Thursday also approved a measure... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chris Christie admits 'I changed my mind' on assault weapons banChris Christie admits 'I changed my mind' on guns when confronted with past sup
Chris Christie admits 'I changed my mind' on assault weapons ban
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Chris Christie admits 'I changed my mind' on guns when confronted with past support for assault weapons ban New Jersey governor was a vocal supporter of banning assault weapons for several years Current presidential candidate now says he changed... Read more
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