MONEY RELEASED TO HELP CONTROL LITTER IN STATE

The Christie Administration announced the award of $20.8 million in Clean Communities grants to help municipalities and counties conduct litter cleanup efforts that help beautify New Jersey’s communities and roadsides. The DEP is awarding more than $18.4 million to eligible municipalities, and an additional $2.3 million is being awarded to all 21 counties. Cape May…

CHRISTIE CALLS FOR TAX CODE REFORM

Looking much like a presidential candidate, Gov. Chris Christie outlined his plan for tax reform in a speech at the University of New Hampshire on Tuesday. Christie called for reducing the number of income tax rates from six to three, and reducing the top income tax rate from nearly 40 percent to no higher than 28 percent.…