State News

Quijano Retains Homeland Security Chair, Gains Membership On Housing And Local Government Committee

TRENTON – Following the reorganization of the 215th legislature, members of the Assembly were given their respective committee assignments. Assemblywoman Annette Quijano (D-Union) has once again been selected to act as Chair of the Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Committee and Vice-Chair of the Assembly Judiciary Committee.

More Corporate Subsidies, More Jobs?

STATE – Last week, Gov. Chris Christie signed the “Grow New Jersey” bill into law, touting it as a measure that would create and retain New Jersey jobs. The GrowNJ Assistance Program offers tax credits to businesses that make significant capital investments and create or retain at least 100 full-time jobs.