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Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean, Jr. issued the following statement on today’s action by Governor Christie installing Martin Perez to the Rutgers University Board of Governors:
For 18 months, I was incredibly frustrated that a very well qualified nominee to the governing body of Rutgers University, Martin Perez, was stalled due to parochial political disputes. I am thrilled that the Governor was able to use the powers of his office to right that wrong.
Adam Bauer, 609.847.3600
UNION CITY - 1199 SEIU brought out its most powerful voice in support of healthcare workers turned out of their place of employment here following a strike.Read More >
Dems fail to pry sufficient number from abstemious GOP caucus to pass debt report bill TRENTON - The Assembly this afternoon could not summon the necessary votes to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto of A961, as Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-21) prevented Democrats - some of them outraged...
By JEFF BRINDLE It is critical that the Legislature soon enact a pending bill that would ensure the state’s Gubernatorial Public Financing Program is available in the event of a special election for governor. Not only is there no current legal... Read More >
"When you're asked to cast a vote on a bill and it seems innocuous, and it's got a hidden land mine that perhaps only an expert would see, it would sort of behoove those experts to tell us in advance rather than make us look, shall we say, a little bit indecisive later on." - Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll (R-25).- NJTV
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