President Joe Biden signed legislation to make Juneteenth a federal holiday, enshrining June 19 as the national day to commemorate the end of slavery in the U.S.
North Jersey lawmakers on both sides of the aisle in Trenton are ready to move forward with prison reforms in the aftermath of Gov. Phil Murphy’s decision to close Edna Mahan.
A pair of bills sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-37) that would work to combat discrimination were approved by the Senate Labor Committee.
Gov. Phil Murphy lifted the indoor mask mandate starting the Friday of Memorial Day Weekend.
The debate between Assembly members Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Gordon Johnson revealed the significant differences in their records for Democratic voters.
Vainieri Huttle raised the issue after Johnson posted on social media in support for Denim Day.
“These laws will help make a difference in our state,” said Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-37).
The trio of lawmaker are insisting on the immediate removal of Commissioner Marcus Hicks.
Gov. Phil Murphy is standing firm on his administration’s decisions to borrow $4.4 billion to avoid budget cuts last year due to the coronavirus.
Its an agreement that North Jersey politicians including State Sen. Loretta Weinberg (D-37), Nellie Pou (D-35) and Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle (D-37) want more answers to.
President Joe Biden said he would order states to make all adults eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine by May 1 and that a return to normalcy was possible by July 4.
During the month of March, New Jersey will twice expand the list for those eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine—headlined by teachers—despite the state continuing to face significant supply/demand imbalances.
New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission to create an independent unit to probe allegations of sexual assault, harassment and discrimination in the political sphere.
Gov. Phil Murphy warned those not following the protocols of administering the COVID-19 vaccine will face consequences for their actions.