Father Of State Senate President Steve Sweeney Passes AwayRobert C. Sweeney , the father of State Senate President Steve Sweeney, has passed away, Governor Phil Murphy announced on Thursday night.
Top NJ Lawmaker Proposes Raising Business Tax RatesA top New Jersey lawmaker says he wants to raise the state's corporate business tax in response to the federal tax overhaul.
New Jersey Senate President Pours Cold Water On Possible Casino Expansion In StateIt does not appear that the issue of expanding casino gambling outside Atlantic City will be coming before New Jersey legislators, at least in the short term.
Sweeney Looks Ahead After Bitter And Expensive Re-Election BattleState Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-West Deptford) enjoyed an 18 point victory over his Republican re-election opponent.
Sweeney Survives Union Onslaught To Keep SeatNew Jersey's powerful Democratic Senate president has defeated his Republican rival after the most expensive legislative race in state history.
NJ Senate President Goes Back To School To Fight For School Funding ReformIt was part politics, part trip back in time for New Jersey State Senate President Steve Sweeney.
South Jersey Business Leaders Say Thanks For Keeping NJ/Pa. Tax Deal In PlaceSouth Jersey business leaders gathered at Campbell's Soup in Camden to thank legislative officials for helping to keep a reciprocal tax agreement in place with Pennsylvania.
NJ Assemblyman Proposing Plan To Alleviate Burden Of Higher Gas TaxNJ Assemblyman John Burzichelli has a proposal to allow NJ residents to write off money they pay from the newly raise gas tax on their income tax return.
Senate President Sweeney Declines To Run For NJ GovernorThe Gloucester County Democrat announced his decision in a press release.
Sweeney Vs. Public Unions On Pension AmendmentSteve Sweeney is upset that leaders of the NJEA and the FOP are putting the word out.
"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.