Category: State News

FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers To Close Next Week

STATE – Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in four New Jersey counties battered by Hurricane Irene will close Wednesday, Nov. 16, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced. Among the locations closing is the DRC at East Brunswick Division of Parks, 334 Dunhams Corner Road, in Middlesex County.

Assembly Republicans Re-Elect Leaders

TRENTON — The Assembly Republican caucus re-elected Assemblyman Alex DeCroce today as its leader for his fifth consecutive term. Caucus members who were elected on Tuesday unanimously selected DeCroce, who represents the 26th Legislative District (Morris and Passaic Counties).

Menendez Co-Sponsors Bill To Help Unemployed Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) announced today that he is co-sponsoring legislation to help New Jersey’s veterans get back to work. The “VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011” combines components in the President’s American Jobs Act and additional initiatives to boost employment opportunities for veterans.