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Spencer: Christie Silence on Clean Environment & Open Space Cause for Concern
(29th LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT) – Assembly Environment Chairwoman L. Grace Spencer (D-Essex) released the following statement Wednesday on the lack of environmental details in Gov. Chris Christie’s budget address:
“Gov. Christie’s budget speech featured absolutely nothing about the environmental protections so many New Jerseyans support and need.
“We heard nothing about fracking, alternative energy, climate change or – most notable in a budget address - finding ways to continue open space and farmland preservation efforts..."
To read more, please visit the New Jersey General Assembly Democratic Office Web site.
Lew Candura, the veteran chair of the Morris County Democratic Committee, will retire this year and back the organization's executive director, Chip Robinson, to serve as his successor.Read More >
Days Since Last Christie Press Conference (Jan. 9)
Bridget Anne Kelly’s attorney says lawmakers rushed to judgement An attorney for former top Gov. Chris Christie administration official Bridget Anne Kelly filed paperwork arguing his client shouldn’t have to comply with a legislative subpoena. The documents, filed by Kelly attorney Michael Critchley, argues lawmakers rushed to judgment...
By Suzanne M. Walters When unions representing local police and firefighters cannot agree to new contract terms with local governments, State law mandates that the parties submit to binding arbitration. A third-party referee, then, sets the... Read More >
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