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Three Friends and the Rise of Sikh Political Power
WNYC News | August 15, 2018 | Immigration
From a tent pitched on a patch of dirt in Bergen County to a beautiful temple in Glen Rock, Sikhs are coming into their own
New Jersey Halts Admissions for Troubled Group-Home Company
WNYC News | August 7, 2018 | Healthcare
A series of surprise investigations at Bellwether homes conducted by New Jersey’s Division of Developmental Disabilities uncovered evidence of abuse and falsification of records
Last Week Was Bad for Republicans in South Jersey
WNYC News | July 16, 2018 | Politics
Seth Grossman, GOP candidate in 2nd congressional district, accused of promulgating racist material
In New Jersey, A Crisis of Legal Help for Unaccompanied Minors
WNYC News | June 25, 2018 | Immigration
When immigrant families are split up at the border, their children are often sent as far away as New Jersey
Jersey City Politics, Unraveled
WNYC News | June 18, 2018 | Politics
Nine-hour city council meeting only part of raucous week, that also sees feud between mayor and newspaper publishers
Questions for the Governor on Drugs, Taxes, Guns… and Musical Comedy
WNYC News | March 23, 2018 | Politics
Gov. Phil Murphy kicks off first in series of bi-monthly radio call-ins by answering the obvious questions along with the less obvious
Judge Reduces Power of Newark Police Review Board
WNYC News | March 16, 2018 | Social
Disappointed Mayor Ras Baraka vows to appeal ‘setback to criminal justice reform’
Governor Makes Pitch for His Spending Blueprint
WNYC News | March 15, 2018 | Budget
It’s all about ‘digging out’ of previous administration’s eight-year ‘gutting’ of government services, Murphy says
NJ Congresswoman Reacts to State of Union, Says ‘Robust Infrastructure Bill’ Needed
WNYC News | February 1, 2018 | Politics
U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman talks about infrastructure and immigration
Chris Christie, Obamacare’s Unknown Champion
WNYC News | January 18, 2018 | Healthcare
A savvy political decision brought medical insurance to more than a half million poor people in New Jersey
‘Tale of Two Exchanges’ — Why We Pay More for Health Insurance Than New Yorkers
WNYC News | December 14, 2017 | Healthcare
Premium rates have risen much more on the New Jersey side of the Hudson River
GOP Tax Overhaul to Pummel New Jersey Residents?
WNYC News | November 29, 2017 | Politics
It’s not looking good for NJ homeowners and renters if Republicans in Washington, DC manage to agree tax legislation this week
For Phil Murphy, Getting out the Vote Could Be Key to Governor’s Race
WNYC News | November 6, 2017 | Politics, Elections 2017, Governor's Race 2017
If voter turnout is especially low, results could skew red in a blue state
Murphy Grilled on Ability to Deal with Terror Attacks
WNYC News | November 2, 2017 | Elections 2017, Governor's Race 2017
Frontrunner in governor’s race says public safety must take precedence over politics
Guadagno Talks Taxes, Taxes, Taxes on WNYC’s Brian Lehrer Show
WNYC News | October 31, 2017 | Elections 2017, Governor's Race 2017
Host rattles Republican candidate when he questions if she favors abortion but not for poor women
South Asians in NJ Exercise Growing Political Muscle
WNYC News | October 26, 2017 | Politics
A growing population of South Asians, now a sought-after voting bloc in the Garden State, puts forward a number of candidates
Exploring the History of Property Taxes in New Jersey
WNYC News | October 11, 2017 | Planning
From the mid-1970s to yesterday’s gubernatorial debate, property taxes have bedeviled New Jersey pols and their constituents
Reasons to Vote for New Jersey’s Next Governor
WNYC News | October 4, 2017 | Politics
The governorship of the Garden State is one of the most powerful political jobs in the nation. Could that prod you to the polls on election day?
Many Immigrants with No Criminal Records Being Arrested in NJ
WNYC News | October 3, 2017 | Immigration
ICE is supposed to be focused on removing immigrants convicted of crimes, but that does not seem to be the case in New Jersey
Frelinghuysen Says He’s Got Clout and It’s Good for New Jersey
WNYC News | September 19, 2017 | Politics
Congressman’s critics dispute his record, say his promotion of Republican agenda is damaging to Garden State
Corruption Probe Catches Up to Jersey Democrat Who Backed Christie
WNYC News | September 15, 2017 | Politics
State Election Law Enforcement Commission allowed to pursue complaint that Essex County Executive, Joe DiVincenzo, used campaign funds for personal expenses
As Newark Prepares to Take Control of Schools, Former Superintendent Looks Back
WNYC News | September 15, 2017 | Education
Marion Bolden, who served as state-appointed super from 1999 to 2008, puts the move in perspective
2 Maplewood Cops Put on Leave After Possible Bias Incident
WNYC News | August 7, 2017 | Social
Videotape allegedly shows black teens ‘herded like cattle’ to town border after July 4 celebration
As Newark Grows, Tenants Want Better Rent Control
WNYC News | August 3, 2017 | Housing
Housing advocates seek to put more stringent rent ordinance on the November ballot
Synagogues Show Solidarity with Detained Immigrants on Holy Day
WNYC News | August 1, 2017 | Social
Holy day reminds Jews what it is like to be exiles, to be strangers in a strange land
Sons See Roots of Newark Today in Its Troubled Past
WNYC News | July 13, 2017 | Politics
Che and Junius Onome Williams believe some of the same issues that led to the 1967 rebellion in their home city of Newark are still relevant today
Death of Undocumented Man Detained in New Jersey Raises Questions, Alarms
WNYC News | June 29, 2017 | Immigration
ICE says Rolando Meza Espinoza died because of existing medical condition, his family says he was denied proper medication
Voting Block: New Jersey Neighbors Dare to Talk Politics
WNYC News | June 19, 2017 | Politics
Conversations across the political divide are increasingly difficult, which makes them all-the-more essential
Trump Tees Off Fundraiser for U.S. Rep. MacArthur at His Bedminster links
WNYC News | June 12, 2017 | Politics
New Jersey congressman brokered compromise that revived GOP healthcare bill
On the Air: Gubernatorial Candidates Lay Out Their Wares
WNYC News | June 8, 2017 | Politics
Phil Murphy said New Jersey is “in crisis” and Kim Guadagno said the state has to become more affordable
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