Senator Steve Sweeney

(A toppled tree rests on the roof of a home in Gibbstown, NJ.  Photo by David Madden)

NJ Senator: Atlantic City Electric Was “Horrible” In Their Response To The Storms

State Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-3rd), told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano that following the massive power outages from the storms on June 23rd, Atlantic City Electric (ACE) was “horrible” in comparison to PSE&G.

06/30/2015

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NJ Officials Fighting For Legislation To Ban Beach Tags

Many New Jersey beach towns will need beach replenishment funds following Superstorm Sandy. If legislation sponsored by state Senator Michael Doherty and state Senate President Steve Sweeney becomes law, storm damaged towns that accept federal replenishment funds must provide free beach access and public toilet facilities.

12/10/2012

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Minimum Wage Hike In New Jersey May Be Up To Voters

At the original Mart Pretzel Bakery in Cinnaminson, five employees who make pretzels in several sizes and flavors make more than New Jersey’s minimum wage of $7.25 an hour. Most start around $8 an hour says Shaughnessy Fraser, whose family owns the business.

10/15/2012