'They Suspect Something Nefarious Is Going On': New Jersey's Vote-By-Mail Law Raises Concerns Over ConfusionUnder the law, voters who requested mail-in ballots for all future elections will continue to get them until they opt out.
Safety Advocates Hope New Jersey Bill Signed Over Weekend Will Make School Buses SaferWith a survivor from May's deadly Paramus school bus crash at his side, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation this weekend requiring shoulder strap seat belts on buses.
New Law Requires New Jersey High Schools To Carry Opioid Overdose AntidoteThe bill states that any school that has grade nines through 12 must keep the antidote accessible during school hours.
NJ Scales Back How Often It Reports On Agency PerformanceThree of 22 agencies have not submitted any reports since Christie left office, including the Departments of Children and Families, Human Services and State.
Gov. Murphy Signs Bill Banning Smoking At New Jersey Public Beaches, ParksMurphy was in Long Branch to sign the measure that was passed by the state Legislature last month.
Gov. Phil Murphy: New Jersey Plans On Adding 6 Medical Marijuana DispensariesInsurify releases it 2018 list of most educated cities in the United States and Newark earns best of the class in Delaware.
New Jersey Government Shutdown Looms As Dem Leaders, Gov. Murphy Can't Agree On BudgetDemocratic leaders in New Jersey say they have still not agreed on a state budget with Gov. Phil Murphy.
Phil Murphy: 'Prepared To Fight And Go Down With The Ship' As NJ Inches Closer To Government ShutdownNew Jersey is two days — midnight Saturday — from a deadline to enact a balanced state budget, without which state parks, public beaches and government offices would face a shutdown.
Some New Jersey Beaches Could Potentially Be Closed Prior To July 4 If State Government Shuts DownPeople looking to soak in the sun at New Jersey beaches prior to the July 4 holiday could be disappointed if the state government shuts down this upcoming weekend.
New Jersey Becomes Second State In Nation To Ban Underage MarriageMurphy says the legislation would put an end to child marriages and particularly help young women.
Bill To Name Bog Turtle New Jersey State Reptile SignedThe governor of New Jersey has signed legislation designating the bog turtle as the Garden State's state reptile.
Sports Betting Is Now Live In New Jersey As Gov. Phil Murphy Places First Legal WagerMurphy placed two $20 bets — one on Germany to win soccer's World Cup and another on the New Jersey Devils to win next year's Stanley Cup.
New Jersey Looking To Capitalize On Sports Betting After Gov. Phil Murphy Signs LegislationLast week, the state Assembly and Senate unanimously passed a bill to allow sports betting.
Gov. Murphy: 77 Percent Of Crime Guns From Out Of StateMore than three-quarters of the guns used in crimes in New Jersey over the first quarter of the year came from outside its borders, Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday.
Phil Murphy Appoints Bill Castner As Gun-Safety Adviser For New JerseyGov. Phil Murphy said that Bill Castner will serve as senior adviser on firearms for the Garden State.