“I support the American Jobs plan with a big line in the sand with (it must reinstate) the state and local tax (SALT) deduction,” stated Gottheimer.
The $2 trillion infrastructure proposal is expected to move forward the Gateway project along with prioritizing fixing the state’s roads and bridges.
A Battle of Variants Vs. Vaccinations in New Jersey
Lawmakers said the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s Notice of Intent (NOI) was a critical step in the federal review of the project.
New Jersey continues to expand the eligibility of those receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
For March 29, the state reported 3,174 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 16 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 900,273 and 24,404.
In the wake of the deadly shootings in Aurora, GA, and Boulder, CO, Sen. Cory Booker lamented the government’s inaction to curtail gun violence.
Any plans to ease coronavirus restrictions in the Garden State are being delayed as new cases are no longer declining.
State Sen. Kristin Corrado said Gov. Phil Murphy’s decision to expand indoor capacity for some businesses was a step in the right direction, but more was needed
The commission’s inaugural meeting marks a new era of cooperation with the federal government on improving the commuting experience for the people of New Jersey, according to lawmakers.
Gov. Phil Murphy raised indoor capacities to 50%, including for indoor dining, gyms and personal care businesses.
State officials recently warned that the increase of coronavirus variants in the Garden State is an issue they are monitoring.
The U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 includes an expedited pathway to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants and new technology at the southern border.
The weather is the latest obstacle New Jersey officials are facing when it comes to administering the COVID-19 vaccine to state residents.