"Partnership" Could Put Atlantic City Under State Control For 5 YearsThe deal comes after a year-long consultant's study, results of which were submitted to Christie last week. Many of those recommendations are expected to be included in the bill to be considered by the legislature.
South Jersey Utility Getting Failing Grades On How It Handled This Week's StormsSeveral South Jersey legislators want the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to look into the response of Atlantic City Electric.
Proposed Anti-Picketing Ordinance Brews Free Speech Debate in S. JerseyTownship officials say the proposed law would provide a buffer zone of 100 feet around the home of the person being picketed, and would require 24 hours' advance notice to police.
Zeoli Show Log 5.19.15Rich discussed the tabling of a bill in New Jersey that would allow drivers to pump their own gas, more revelations from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails, and calls for the privatization of Amtrak. He talked to Jesse Walker and Ira Stoll from Reason and attorney Robert Mongeluzzi.
New Jersey Democrats Revisit Plan To Resurrect Millionaires TaxThe President of the New Jersey State Senate is resurrecting the idea of a millionaires tax to help fund the state pension system.
Showdown Could Be Coming In AC Between Gov. Christie, DemocratsNew Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney is calling out Governor Chris Christie over how to help Atlantic City recover from imminent financial peril.
Christie Vetoes Bills Requiring Public Contractors Use American-Made Products In NJNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie has vetoed a series of bills that would have required that those receiving public contracts use products that were made in America.
NJ Senate President Says Christie's A.C. Plan Brings Stench of BankruptcyAnd if things play out as he expects they will, Steve Sweeney says he is ready to fight the governor's plan in court.
Sweeney: Christie's Atlantic City Plan 'Bad Move'New Jersey's Senate president is threatening to go to court if the men appointed by Gov. Chris Christie to revive Atlantic City's finances seek bankruptcy protection for the beleaguered gambling resort.
NJ Official Wants 'Master Plan' Ready For State’s Transportation InfrastructureState Senate President Steve Sweeney hopes to address needs a decade or two down the line.
NJ Senate President Sweeney Unveils His Own Financial Survival Plan For Atlantic CitySweeney likens the current financial situation of Atlantic City to that of Detroit.
Another Delay In Proposed Light Rail Line To Glassboro, New JerseyIt’s been discussed for well over 15 years. Setting up a commuter rail link from Camden through to Woodbury and Glassboro, New Jersey. Now, a proposed environmental impact study has been put on hold by federal officials.
Fight To Keep Taj Mahal Casino From Closing Heating UpNo tax breaks and no elimination of workers’ benefits may soon mean no more Taj Mahal Casino as union and elected leaders made their stance crystal clear Friday.
No Agreement Six Days Ahead Of New Jersey's Budget DeadlineLess than 6 days before the state of New Jersey must adopt a balanced budget for the next fiscal year, and there are still a lot more questions than answers.
Senate Democrats Want To Reinstate 'Millionaires Tax' To Balance New Jersey's BudgetWith a week and a half before New Jersey must legally adopt a new budget, senate Democrats have presented their alternative to Governor Chris Christie’s plan to slash pension payments to balance the spending plan.