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Shutdown Looks More Likely as Top Democrats Continue Feuding
Brenda Flanagan | NJTV News | June 3, 2019 | Politics
Gov. Phil Murphy and Senate President Steve Sweeney seem on a collision course, ostensibly over millionaires tax
Booker Looks to Share Stage with Top Tier Candidates in San Francisco Swing
David Cruz | NJTV News | June 1, 2019 | Politics, The Booker Beat
New Jersey senator’s ratings are currently in single digits, but his campaign is looking for him to break out of the pack
GOP voters weigh candidacy of incumbent ‘MAGA Republican’
Jon Hurdle | May 31, 2019 | Politics, Primary 2019
Can Joe Howarth’s embrace of Trump overcome his lack of Republican Party support?
Measure Would Strip Public Officials of Pensions if Guilty of Sexual Offenses
John Reitmeyer | May 31, 2019 | Politics
A tough bipartisan bill awaits the governor’s signature; it would take pensions from public workers or elected officials convicted of sexual offenses
Watson Coleman: Trump is greatest harm to our democracy
Michael Aron | njtv news | May 30, 2019 | Politics
During Q&A, representative of New Jersey’s 12th CD discusses Mueller and the fitness of the US president
Booker’s Buxton Connection and How It Informs His Campaign
David Cruz | NJTV News | May 30, 2019 | Politics
Senator talks about his family connections to Iowa mining town where, for a brief time, equality prevailed and segregation was not countenanced
Murphy’s Appearance in ‘Let’s Talk’ Internet Ad Has Top Dems Seeing Red
Colleen O'Dea | May 29, 2019 | Politics
Governor’s star turn after conditionally vetoing dark money disclosure bill has party leaders in both houses arguing ad ventures into questionable territory
Three GOP Hopefuls Eye Open Seat in Reliably Republican 25th District
Carly Sitrin | May 29, 2019 | Politics, Primary 2019
Bergen, Barbarula, and Dunn spell out why they’ve got the skill-sets to join returning Assemblyman Anthony Bucco in Trenton
Murphy Gun Safety Roundtable Comes on Heels of Nearly 20 Shootings
Michael Aron | NJTV News | May 29, 2019 | Politics
Governor vows to make this a ‘summer of safety,’ discusses community-based nonviolence initiatives, getting to ‘root causes’ of epidemic of violence
Booker Spends Day in Nevada Discussing Guns, Voting Rights and Education
David Cruz | NJTV News | May 28, 2019 | Politics, The Booker Beat
‘I’m never going to sell you this idea that I’m the savior to solve all these problems,’ senator tells students in Las Vegas
Booker Says Early Polls Don’t Reflect Facts on the Ground in Iowa
David Cruz | NJTV News | May 27, 2019 | Politics, The Booker Beat
Senator may not have moved up in the polls, but he impresses Iowans with his knowledge of issues important to farmers
In Struggling AC, A Special Focus On Problems Faced By The Young
Colleen O'Dea | May 24, 2019 | Social
Survey: 14% of city youngsters are thriving, 39% have the tools needed to succeed, 37% are vulnerable and 10% are challenged or fragile
Cory Booker Returns to Iowa, Hopes to Break Out of Middle of the Pack
David Cruz | NJTV News | May 24, 2019 | Politics, The Booker Beat
Senator focuses on critical first primary state as polls show him with 4 percent support
Lawmakers Seek to Curb Time Inmates Spend in Solitary Confinement
Colleen O'Dea | May 23, 2019 | Social
Advocates hope bill will fare better under Murphy administration, given governor’s professed progressive opinions
Tax Fix Would Make Summer Sweeter for Renters at the Shore
John Reitmeyer | May 23, 2019 | More Issues
Lawmakers want to ease the tax bite on most short-term rentals, but agreements made through Airbnb and similar marketplaces would still face 12 percent levy
NJ GOP Welcomes Former Sheriff Ousted Over Racist Rant
Matt Katz | WNYC News | May 23, 2019 | Politics
Former Democratic Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino received ‘enthusiastic applause’ when he addressed the county’s Republican Organization
Dems Seek Nomination to Challenge GOP Incumbents in Marginal 8th District
Jon Hurdle | May 23, 2019 | Politics, Primary 2019
Two lawyers hope to unseat Republicans elected by wafer-thin majorities in 2017
Ministers Hold Hearings on Police Use of Force in New Jersey
Michael Hill | NJTV News | May 23, 2019 | Social
Testimony about citizens’ encounters with police is being collected across the state
Emails Show How Much Pull Political Bosses Had Over State Tax Breaks
Nancy Solomon and Jeff Pillets | WNYC | May 22, 2019 | Politics
ProPublica and WNYC, our content partners, find that a law firm linked to South Jersey powerbroker George Norcross had significant influence over the state’s tax-incentive programs
Outsiders Take on Dems Lampitt and Greenwald in South Jersey’s District 6
Carly Sitrin | May 22, 2019 | Politics, Primary 2019
Challengers were brought together by grassroots group that supported Bernie Sanders in 2016 and has been recruiting candidates to run for office
George Norcross sues governor over tax-incentive task force
Julie Daurio | NJTV News | May 22, 2019 | Politics
The war between the South Jersey powerbroker and Gov. Phil Murphy over tax incentives in the city of Camden is heading to court
Forbes’ Opportunity Zones Summit Attracts Big Names To Newark
Michael Aron | njtv news | May 22, 2019 | More Issues
Of 8,700 Opportunity Zones in the US, 169 are in NJ, spread among 75 different towns; there are 13 in Newark alone
2 Steps Forward, 1 Back — Lawmakers Forge Ahead with Trio of Pot Bills
Lilo H. Stainton and Carly Sitrin | May 21, 2019 | Politics
Expanded access to medical cannabis; easier, more extensive expungements; ending arrests for low-level marijuana crimes: It’s all in a day’s work in Trenton
Candidates in NJ Legislative Primaries Not Looking to Burn Through a Lot of Cash
Colleen O'Dea | May 21, 2019 | Politics, Primary 2019
With only one Senate seat up for grabs and no hotly contested races, there are no reasons for the big money to get pumped into an election
Sweeney Says He’s Open to Discussing Marijuana Decriminalization
NJTV News | May 21, 2019 | Politics
On a day when marijuana bills dominate the State House, Senate president details key aspects of legalization
Libraries Must Wait for Access to Much-Needed Bond Funds
Colleen O'Dea | May 20, 2019 | More Issues
It’s 18 months since voters approved $125 million to upgrade municipal and county libraries, but officials are still teasing out the regulations
Marijuana Law Dies: What Now for Expungement, Investors and Medical Use?
Carly Sitrin | May 17, 2019 | Politics
After Senate President Sweeney decides to leave legalization of recreational cannabis to voters, there’s widespread confusion about what comes next
Grewal Joins Other AGs In Battle Over Relaxing Payday-loan Rules
Colleen O'Dea | May 17, 2019 | More Issues
Under Trump, a federal consumer-watchdog agency is stepping away from ruling that some lenders used ‘unfair and abusive practices’
Sweeney: Let Voters Decide Fate of Recreational Marijuana in 2020
Michael Aron | NJTV News | May 16, 2019 | Politics
Senate president says there are not enough votes to get it done legislatively; governor shows little enthusiasm for putting it on the ballot
Will Murphy’s CV Deal a Death Blow to NJ’s Dark-Money Bill?
Colleen O'Dea | May 14, 2019 | Politics
Governor argues his conditional veto addresses ‘egregious loopholes’ in the legislation. Opponents claim it protects groups that contributed to his campaign
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