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.
Gov. Phil Murphy Supports Bill Giving Tax Credits To Movie, Digital FirmsGov. Phil Murphy is supporting legislation that would give film and digital companies tax credits to shoot in New Jersey.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Says He's Smoked Pot 'Once Or Twice'The 60-year-old Democratic governor pushing for the legalization of recreational marijuana was questioned earlier this week about whether he had ever taken a toke.
NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Declares April 14 "Bon Jovi Day"Bon Jovi did campaign fundraising events for Murphy, who lives near one of the rock star's homes in Monmouth County near the Jersey shore.
Your NJ Electric Bills May Go Up, If Gov. Phil Murphy Says YesLawmakers are set to pass legislation on Thursday. The legislation then needs Gov. Phil Murphy's signature.
Murphy Outlines $50M For Partially Free Community CollegeGov. Phil Murphy says he wants $50 million of his proposed budget to go toward making community college tuition-free for some families.
Gov. Murphy Wants New Opioid Spending But Not For CommercialsThe state has spent only about $90 million of the roughly $200 million Christie pledged last year on the crisis, the governor said.
New Jersey Expanding Its Medical Marijuana ProgramNew Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has announced an expansion of the state's medical marijuana program.
Murphy Wants $2.1M To Help Immigrants With Legal AidPoor New Jersey immigrants facing deportation could get access to legal aid under a $2.1 million cash infusion in Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy's proposed budget.