Legislation to help a struggling Atlantic City stalled since late last year appears headed for a vote in the state Legislature next month.
Standing with Superstorm Sandy victims, New Jersey Congressman Tom MacArthur announced plans to help people still not able to get FEMA aid.
Congress rejects a bill aimed at boosting Amtrak’s budget by $1 billion.
People affected by Superstorm Sandy would be owed a timeline detailing when state aid would be distributed under a bill advancing in the state Legislature.
People convicted of calling authorities with false reports to get SWAT teams called to the scene could get up to 10 years in prison under a bill that advanced Monday in a legislative committee.
The medical marijuana bill was scheduled for a Senate vote Tuesday. The Senate passed a similar bill last year, 43-to-7, but it passed late in the legislative session and died in the House.
North Jersey Assemblywoman Sheila Oliver looks at events in and out of the state, events well documented and debated.
Pennsylvanians may soon be paying a larger monthly fee on their phone bills following state House passage on Monday of a measure designed to help counties fund their 911 emergency communications centers.
The state Senate has sent the House a bill that would overturn Philadelphia’s new law, set to take effect next month, that would require business owners with at least ten employees to allow workers to earn paid sick leave.
Gov. Chris Christie has conditionally vetoed a measure that would have overhauled drunken driving penalties and required the use of interlock ignition devices.
It’s called the Supportive School Climate Act.
Residents who want lottery tickets sent to their doorsteps could have them delivered under a bill moving in the Legislature.
New Jersey has ended this year’s harvest season for a species of brackish water turtle whose numbers are declining due to overharvesting.
A bill creating the offense of cyber harassment of a child in Pennsylvania has the overwhelming approval of the state House of Representatives.
A bill now under senate consideration would reduce the length of time someone is kept in isolation and require corrections officials to develop alternatives.