TRENTON – With the busy summer driving season kicking off this weekend, officials and agencies throughout New Jersey are encouraging motorists to play it safe as they travel to all corners of the state to enjoy the warm weather.
TRENTON – Following news reports that 13 individuals with connections to organized crime were arrested and charged in an alleged scheme to use an overseas sports betting website to run an illegal online gambling operation, state Sen. Raymond J. Lesniak called on the Gov. Chris Christie to support legalizing internet wagering and removing the federal ban on sports wagering to direct funds from these activities to legitimate businesses within New Jersey.
TRENTON – The Assembly is scheduled to vote tomorrow on a Democrat-backed bill that would increase New Jersey’s minimum wage to $8.50 an hour and require that rate to be adjusted annually based on the Consumer Price index.
STATE — The U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit Tuesday against an information technology staffing company in Jersey City regarding allegations that the company violated federal law by terminating an employee in retaliation for expressing opposition to the firm’s alleged preference for foreign nationals with temporary work visas.
TEWKSBURY — Businessman David Larsen, today announced the support of New Jersey Right to Life PAC, as he seeks the Republican nomination for U.S. Congress in New Jersey’s Seventh Congressional District.
STATE – In a detailed analysis provided to the state Senate and Assembly Budget Committees, the Education Law Center concluded that Gov. Chris Christie’s proposal for school aid funding in the fiscal year 2013 budget violates the state Constitution, state law and a court order.
NEWARK – Thirteen individuals, including one alleged member of the Genovese organized crime family and 12 members and associates of its LaScala Crew, were charged today in connection with an illegal, on-line gambling operation, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
STATE – An analysis by Eugene Kiely of FactCheck.org finds fault with a number of claims in a television commercial that touts Gov. Chris Christie’s record.
On Friday May 18, 2012, a New Jersey appellate court affirmed – and published – the trial court’s decision in Dock Street Seafood, Inc. v. City of Wildwood, ___ N.J. Super. ___ (Law Div. Docket No. L-17056-06).
WASHINGTON, DC—U. S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Robert Menendez (D-NJ) today announced that the Senate Appropriations Committee has approved more than $132 million for military construction projects in New Jersey.