Category: Local

New Jersey’s Dreamers face uncertain future

Hours after President-elect Donald Trump gave his victory speech, Christian Ugaz found himself worried about being deported, losing his job as a clinical research coordinator, and not realizing his dream of attending medical school. Four years ago, Ugaz, who is living illegally in the United States, applied for and…

Money permeates politics in NJ

Between November 2nd and Election Day, $1.3 million was spent by independent groups supporting or opposing state and local ballot questions. According to reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission, independent groups spent almost $28 million on…