State News

Christie Names Ferzan To Manage Hurricane Sandy Storm Recovery

Marc Ferzan (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie today tasked former Executive Assistant Attorney General Marc Ferzan to manage Hurricane Sandy Recovery efforts within the Office of the Governor. Ferzan will be responsible for directing the vital task of overseeing and coordinating the governor’s long-term recovery efforts for New Jersey in cooperation with all federal, state, local, private, and non-governmental partners.

Lawmaker Wants To Limit Rates Charged By Public Adjusters

Assemblyman Jerry Green is one of the sponsors of the Opportunity to Compete Act

TRENTON – After hearing complaints from homeowners affected by Superstorm Sandy who claimed they were overcharged by public adjusters, Assembly Speaker Pro Tempore Jerry Green today announced plans to introduce a bill that would cap how much a public adjuster can charge a homeowner for insurance claim assistance for certain emergencies.