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Sweeney, Taliaferro Praise Delaware River Port Authority and PATCO for Modernization of Train Cars

Assemblyman Adam Taliaferro Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assemblyman Adam Taliaferro joined officials of the Delaware River Port Authority and PATCO, and Congressmen Bob Brady and Donald Norcross for the debut of the next generation of PATCO train cars held at the PATCO Woodcrest Station in Cherry Hill Thursday.

"This modernization will make the rides of tens of thousands of commuters more pleasant and comfortable," said Assemblyman Taliaferro...

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McKeon: Assembly Committee to Hold Wednesday Hearing in Bayonne to Hear from Public on Proposed Christie-ExxonMobil Settlement

Asm. John McKeon Assembly Judiciary Chairman John McKeon on Thursday announced the committee will meet Wednesday in Bayonne to hear public comment on the proposed $225 million settlement between the Christie administration and ExxonMobil for the environmental damage caused by Exxon's refinery operations in Bayonne and Linden.

The Assembly Judiciary Committee will meet on Wednesday (June 3) at 10:30 a.m. in the City of Bayonne Municipal Council Chambers at 630 Avenue C...

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Disabled American Veterans Honor Andrzejczak with Special Award for his Distinguished Military Service

Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak was honored for his distinguished military service earlier this month by the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Flight Team with a special award known as "Strength & Courage...Then & Now."

Andrzejczak, a U.S. Army Sergeant veteran and Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient, received the award from DAV members, alongside their B-52 Bomber "Panchito," at the Millville Wings and Wheels Air Show.

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Eustace Introduces Legislation to Promote Responsible Use of Subsidies Aimed at Prompting Economic Growth

Asm. Tim Eustace Measure Would Prohibit Businesses in Default on State Loans from Receiving New Funds

Assemblyman Tim Eustace has introduced legislation to help ensure that taxpayer funds aimed at retaining employers and spurring economic growth in New Jersey yield positive results.

"Economic development subsidies have a role to play in restoring our economy and putting New Jersey residents back to work, but it's important that they're awarded to businesses that are in good financial standing," said Eustace (D-Bergen/Passaic). "This common-sense legislation will help ensure that taxpayer funds are used most efficiently."

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Gun Safety Bill Package, Storm Recovery Assistance, Atlantic City Redevelopment & Homeowners' Association Reform Top Monday Assembly Committees

UEZ Extension, Clean Energy & Blood Samples in Fatal Accidents Also on Tap

Out-of-Network Health Care Costs, Peak Tourism Season & Long-Term Care for Seniors Testimony Also Slated

Three gun safety bills - including one requiring domestic violence attackers to surrender their firearms - highlight Monday's Assembly committee meetings, along with legislation to enhance assistance for storm victims, help boost Atlantic City redevelopment and reform homeowners' associations…

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Excerpts from Diegnan Unveiling of ‘Patriots Corner,’ Commemorating Active Duty NJ Service Members

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