LAWMAKERS CONTINUE TO ASK FOR DELAYS IN FLOOD INSURANCE PREMIUM HIKES

Some federal lawmakers in Washington are trying to delay in the inevitable..huge increases in flood insurance premiums for coastal homeowners.  A bipartisan effort continues in Washington to delay the implementation of major increases in flood insurance premiums for four years.  Some New Jersey lawmakers support the delay, saying the higher premiums will lower property values…

LOBIONDO: CUMBERLAND BAYSIDE NEEDS MORE AID

New Jersey Congressman Frank LoBiondo is asking Governor Chris Christie for additional financial aid for bayshore communities in Cumberland County.  LoBiondo wrote a letter this week to Christie asking for more aid for the townships of Commercial, Downe, Maurice River, and Lawrence.  LoBiondo says he will work with the federal government to make sure the…