TRENTON – A measure sponsored by Senator M. Teresa Ruiz (D-Essex) respectfully requesting that Major League Baseball retire the number 21 in honor of baseball legend Roberto Clemente was approved unanimously yesterday by the full Senate.
TRENTON – The Assembly Budget Committee today approved a $31.7 billion Democrat-backed budget for Fiscal Year 2013.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Albert Coutinho to promote construction investments in New Jersey’s state and county colleges was approved by a key Assembly panel on Friday.
PERTH AMBOY – Holy Convocation is the most important gathering of the year at Cathedral International, and this year’s event concludes tonight with a special service for retiring executive pastor Rev. Dr. Bernadette Glover.
TRENTON – Revised tenure reform legislation sponsored by Assembly Education Chairman Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. and Assembly Democrats Ralph Caputo, Albert Coutinho, Mila Jasey, Bonnie Watson Coleman and Craig Coughlin was released Friday by the Assembly Budget Committee.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg announced that he will introduce legislation next week to allow certain Indonesians who came to the U.S. to reopen claims for asylum. Many Indonesians, including a number of families in New Jersey, fled their native country to avoid religious persecution.