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McKeon Welcomes Murphy Audit of NJ Transit

Assemblyman John McKeon (D-Essex/Morris), who has co-chaired the Legislature's investigation into NJ Transit's continued woes, released the following statement Monday after Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order directing a comprehensive independent audit of NJ Transit:

"I commend Gov. Murphy's leadership.
"The Legislature has been working hard toward legislative solutions to fix NJ Transit, but as long as Gov. Christie was in office, we lacked a partner. Gov. Christie was in denial and refused to take responsibility, but Gov. Murphy is already doing the right thing..."

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McKeon to Chair Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee

(TRENTON) Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin has appointed seasoned legislator Assemblyman John McKeon as the new chair of the Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee.

"John has over a decade of admirable experience in the legislature and several years' experience serving on the Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee," said Coughlin (D-Middlesex). "His breadth of knowledge and professional acumen are only two of his many personal attributes that led me to appoint him as chair. I am confident he will bring strong leadership to the committee and will always make the concerns of the people of New Jersey a priority."

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McKeon, Danielsen & Mukherji Bill to Ban Chewing Tobacco, Snuff from Public Schools Now Law

Legislation sponsored by Assemblymen John McKeon, Joe Danielsen and Raj Mukherji to prohibit the use of smokeless tobacco in New Jersey's public schools has been signed into law.

"The use of smokeless tobacco increases the risk of certain cancers, such as esophageal cancer and various types of oral cancer," said McKeon (D-Morris/Essex). "It should not be allowed in schools where impressionable young people may see it as a harmless substitute for cigarettes..."

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