Assembly Budget

The Assembly Budget Committee reviews the Governorís proposed budget plan and crafts the Legislatureís appropriations bill, the stateís annual fiscal spending law.
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Assembly Budget Committee to Consider Education & Schools Development Authority Spending

The Assembly Budget Committee will meet Monday to consider proposed state spending for the Department of Education and the Schools Development Authority.

The hearing will start at 10 a.m. in Committee 11 on the 4th Floor of the State House Annex in Trenton...

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Speaker Coughlin's First 100 Days: Bringing About Change

Making New Jersey a healthier, safer and more affordable place to live.

100 days ago, I became Speaker of the New Jersey General Assembly thanks to your support. In that short time, my colleagues in the Legislature and I have been putting all our efforts towards making New Jersey a healthier, safer, and more affordable place to live. Below are a few things we have accomplished so far:

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Karabinchak & Speaker Coughlin Propose 3-Month Tax Amnesty to Help Boost State Revenue

Propose 3-Month Program; Cite Success in Previous Amnesty Programs

Assemblyman Robert Karabinchak and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin on Thursday proposed a 3-month state tax amnesty program to help raise revenue that would go toward protecting the interests of New Jersey's families.

"This works," said Karabinchak (D-Middlesex). "We must consider all alternatives in these difficult budget times, and this is one that has proven to be effective and would be beneficial to everyone. We need to explore all options..."

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Wimberly asks Murphy Administration for Help with 'Zombie Properties'

Benjie Wimberly during Wednesday's Assembly Budget Committee hearing asked the Murphy Administration for help dealing with vacant foreclosed properties in Paterson and elsewhere throughout the state.

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McKeon Details Trump's Anti-Environment Record

As the Assembly Budget Committee heard from the Department of Environmental Protection, Assemblyman John McKeon ran down the damage created by President Trump during his 15 months in office.

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Wednesday - Assembly Budget Committee to Consider Banking and Insurance & Environmental Protection Spending

The Assembly Budget Committee will meet Wednesday to consider proposed spending for the Department of Banking and Insurance and the Department of Environmental Protection.

The Department of Banking and Insurance hearing will start at 10 a.m. in Committee 11 on the 4th Floor of the State House Annex in Trenton...

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