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Stender: One-Seat Service Will Better Serve Commuters, Improve Quality of LifeAssemblywoman Linda Stender (D-Union/Middlesex/Somerset), vice-chair of the Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee, released the following statement Tuesday on NJ Transit's announcement that it will expand one-seat service on the Raritan Valley Line in January:
"The expansion of the one-seat train service on the Raritan Valley Line is long-awaited good news for residents of Union, Middlesex and Somerset counties and other commuters who rely on public transit. …"
Stender, Caputo, Lagana & Benson Bill to Toughen Drunken Driving Penalties Continues AdvancingBill Allows for Ignition Locks for Offenders
Assembly approved legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Linda Stender, Ralph Caputo, Joseph Lagana and Daniel R. Benson to toughen penalties for driving while under the influence of alcohol in New Jersey - including allowing ignition interlock devices - was advanced Monday by a Senate committee.
"Every day, almost 30 people in the United States die in motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver. Innocent people are dying because of the irresponsible choices of others," said Stender (D-Union/Middlesex/Somerset)...