State News

Giffords will be in the Garden State today

On Wednesday, March 18th at noon, former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords will be joined by Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg, Assemblywoman Gabriela Mosquera, and other Garden State women leaders for a roundtable discussion on the need for laws that protect women…

Lance opposes net neutrality

Republican Congressman Leonard Lance, a member of the House Energy and Commerce Communications and Technology Subcommittee, called the Federal Communications Commission’s proposed ‘net neutrality’ rules a move that “will hurt consumers, discourage new investment and innovation in broadband, and lead…

EPA chief visits Newark

Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy joined Senator Cory Booker, Mayor Ras J. Baraka and Isella Ramirez of Ironbound Community Corporation at the Ironbound Community Corporation Family Success Center to visit the site of a first-of-its-kind community air monitor, which measures air quality in greater Newark where 25 percent…