$85,000 of public money will be used to create a portrait of former governor Chris Christie. NJ.com reports that the portrait will will cost more than the portraits of the three governors who preceded him, combined.
New Jersey State Police are seeking the public’s help with catching the person who committed an armed robbery at a Heritage Dairy store in Upper Pittsgrove earlier this week. Police have released a photo of the suspect who is armed with a handgun. The suspect left with cash and cigarettes, and remains at large.
A new poll suggests that 60 percent of New Jerseyans believe that legalized marijuana will help improve the state’s economy. The new Monmouth University poll shows that 59 percent of state residents support legalized pot. Governor Murphy wants pot to be legal to some degree by the end this year.
Senator Robert Menendez says he will vote against the nomination of Mike Pompeo to be our next Secretary of State. Menendez delivered a speech on Wednesday and said “the American people deserve better”. Senator Cory Booker also will oppose Pompeo.
Governor Murphy has signed into law new democratic legislation that will enroll everyone to vote in New Jersey who signs up for a driver’s license or for a non-driver identification card. New Jersey now becomes the 13th state in the Union to have automatic voter registration.
A new poll shows that democrats have the potential to take every Congressional seat up for grabs in the November election in New Jersey. A new Monmouth University poll shows that voters would prefer to have a democrat win their district than a republican, by a 19 point margin. The reasons? President Trump, and the…
The state’s largest public employees union and the Murphy administration has reached a new contract agreement that will bring pay hikes, and retroactive pay, to thousands of state workers. The new deal between the state and the Communications Workers of America union is being ironed out; employees in the union have been working without a…
The United States Coast Guard has called off the search for a man who jumped off a Royal Carribean cruise ship that was headed for the Garden State. The Coast Guard used a chopper and a boat to look for the man offshore of Chincoteague, Virginia, but to no avail. The search was called off…
New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney says Governor Phil Murphy sounds like Donald Trump, and that’s not a compliment. Sweeney made those remarks to NJ Advance Media regarding Murphy’s comments that Sweeney was holding up the confirmation of two appointments of individuals who are “African Americans PhD’s”.
47 year old Richard Wahl has been announced as the winner of this spring’s gigantic $533 million Mega Millions jackpot. Wahl bought the ticket at a northern New Jersey gas station. Wahl was a resident of Michigan and relocated to New Jersey to accept a new job.