TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie today announced the nomination of Richard E. Constable, III, currently deputy commissioner at the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, to succeed Commissioner Lori Grifa at the Department of Community Affairs.
TRENTON – A bill sponsored by Assembly Democrats John Wisniewski, Jerry Green and Mila Jasey to require the installation of a fire suppression system in new single and two-family homes was released Monday by an Assembly panel.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats that is intended to spur economic development was released Monday by an Assembly panel.
TRENTON – The Assembly Appropriations Committee released legislation today that would make several changes to New Jersey’s Urban Enterprise Zone program, including how money is allocated.
TRENTON – The Assembly Higher Education Committee today released that would make changes to the NJ STARS and NJ STARS II scholarship programs aimed at securing their sustainability.
NEWARK – A dollar a month may not seem like much, but it can go a long way to improving literacy skills in state and giving people the opportunity to succeed.
TRENTON – The Senate Transportation Committee approved legislation sponsored by state Senators Raymond J. Lesniak (D-Union) and Jeff Van Drew (Cape May/Cumberland/Atlantic) aimed at reducing wait times at Motor Vehicle Commission sites.
TRENTON – Legislation that would allow retailers to offer rebates and promotions for purchasing gasoline was approved Monday by a Senate panel.
TRENTON – Today, Assembly committees will consider legislation intended to help create jobs and economic development, help families pay for college, improve coastal evacuations, help residents combat mold that can occur after flooding, improve fire safety in new homes and protect against abuse of common cold and cough medicines.
by James Devine LINDEN — The battle between ShopRite and Walmart is one taxpayers should know about because the deck is stacked against a company with a reputation of caring for the community, good shopping values, generous treatment of employees…