State News

Scutari Introduces ‘Consumer Protection Act Of 2012’

State Sen. Nicholas Scutari

TRENTON – State Sen. Nicholas P. Scutari yesterday introduced legislation to provide consumers with a method of civil recourse in the event that an insurance company acts in bad faith with regard to a claim, a measure he says would better protect residents who were affected by Superstorm Sandy and are attempting to recoup their losses.

Christie Calls For Moment Of Silence To Honor Shooting Victims

TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie called for a moment of silence today at 9:30 a.m. to honor and reflect on the loss of the 20 children, six educators, and the grief endured by their countless family members, loved ones, neighbors and the community of Newtown, Conn. who were the victims of the senseless and horrific acts of violence at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, Dec. 14.