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Mar
1

Murphy Administration, Offshore Wind Developers Detail Transformative Benefits of New Projects That Will Advance New Jersey’s 100% Clean Energy Goal

Environment The Governor’s Office of Climate Action and the Green Economy today joined key State agencies and stakeholders to showcase the enormous environmental and economic benefits that will be produced by New Jersey’s most recent awarding of 3,700 MW of offshore wind capacity to the Attentive Energy 2 project and Leading Light Wind, a partnership between lead developer Invenergy and co-developer energyRe.

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Feb
29

Governor Murphy Highlights Record School Funding Increase in Fiscal Year 2025 Proposed Budget Plan

Budget and Spending Governor Phil Murphy and Acting Education Commissioner Kevin Dehmer today visited Charles and Anna Booker Elementary School in Plainfield to highlight $11.7 billion in funding to support equal access to education and opportunity for students across New Jersey in the Governor’s Fiscal Year 2025 budget plan.

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Feb
28

ICYMI: NJDOL Awards Nearly $8 Million in Grants to Support Apprenticeship and Pre-Apprenticeship Programs

Budget and Spending The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJDOL) has awarded $7.9 million in the most recent round of grant funding through the Growing Apprenticeship in Nontraditional Sectors (GAINS) and Pre-Apprenticeship in Career Education (PACE) grant programs to foster the creation and expansion of apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship programs throughout the state.

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Feb
27

Governor Murphy Delivers Fiscal Year 2025 Budget Address

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Feb
27

Governor Murphy Presents Fiscal Year 2025 State Budget: “Making New Jersey the Best Place to Raise a Family”

Budget and Spending Governor Phil Murphy delivered his seventh annual budget address on Tuesday, outlining spending priorities for Fiscal Year 2025 (FY2025) that build on the Administration’s commitment to ensuring that New Jersey remains the best place to raise a family.

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Feb
27

First Lady Tammy Murphy Announces Special Guests for Fiscal Year 2025 Budget Address

Budget and Spending On Tuesday, February 27, Governor Phil Murphy will deliver his Fiscal Year 2025 (FY2025) budget address, detailing the Murphy Administration’s financial commitments for the upcoming fiscal year.

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Feb
26

ICYMI: Governor Murphy, AG Platkin: Brady Report Shows Our Gun Laws Are Working

Law & Justice Governor Phil Murphy and Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin today hailed a new national report from Brady showing that, for two years in a row, none of New Jersey’s firearms dealers were cited by the federal government for selling the most crime guns, a typical indicator of gun violence and gun trafficking.

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Feb
24

Statement from Governor Murphy on the 2nd Anniversary of the War in Ukraine

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Feb
23

This Week in NJ - February 23rd, 2024

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Feb
23

ICYMI: Murphy Administration Announces $100 Million in Boardwalk Preservation Fund Grant Awards

Budget and Spending The Murphy Administration today announced the award of $100 million in Boardwalk Preservation Fund grants to 18 municipalities to assist them in addressing the most critical and necessary capital needs of boardwalks in their communities.

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Feb
22

ICYMI: EPA $19 Million Grant Will Put Clean School Buses on the Streets of New Jersey

Environment The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) is transforming how New Jersey children get to school, accelerating the transition to zero-emission vehicles and producing cleaner air for our communities. That is the message delivered today by EPA Chief of Staff Olivia Glenn, Senator Cory Booker and other congressional and local leaders at Jose Marti STEM Academy in Union City, N.J.

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Feb
16

This Week in NJ - February 16th, 2024

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Feb
15

Governor Murphy Directs the Lowering of U.S. and New Jersey Flags in Honor of Former Senator and Assemblyman Paul J. Contillo

Executive Orders Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 355, ordering U.S. and New Jersey flags to fly at half-staff on Friday, February 16, 2024 in recognition and in mourning of former New Jersey Senator and Assemblyman Paul J. Contillo. Senator Contillo passed away at age 94 on Tuesday, February 6, leaving behind his loving children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

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Feb
15

Governor Murphy Announces Allocation of $95 Million from New Jersey’s Opioid Recovery and Remediation Fund

Health Governor Phil Murphy today announced the allocation of over $95 million from New Jersey’s Opioid Recovery and Remediation Fund to support critical programs tackling the opioid crisis.

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Feb
14

ICYMI: New Jersey Surpasses Milestone of 100 Cannabis Dispensaries Open

Economy & Jobs Just three years shy of the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission’s (NJ-CRC) establishment and just under two years into adult-use (recreational) sales, the agency’s dispensary directory now lists 102 medicinal and recreational cannabis dispensaries across the state.

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Feb
14

ICYMI: NJ TRANSIT Named as One of America's Best Large Employers by Forbes

Transportation For the fourth straight year, NJ TRANSIT has been recognized by Forbes as one of the best places to work.

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Feb
12

ICYMI: El Gobernador Murphy y la Vicegobernadora Way Anuncian a Arianna Mouré como Directora Ejecutiva de la Comisión de Nueva Jersey Puerto Rico

Appointments El Gobernador Phil Murphy y la Vicegobernadora Tahesha Way han anunciado hoy a Arianna Mouré como Directora Ejecutiva de la Comisión de Nueva Jersey Puerto Rico.

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Feb
12

Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Way Announce Arianna Mouré as Executive Director of New Jersey Puerto Rico Commission

Appointments Governor Phil Murphy and Lieutenant Governor Tahesha Way today announced Arianna Mouré as the Executive Director of the New Jersey Puerto Rico Commission.

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Feb
9

This Week in NJ - February 9th, 2024

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Feb
6

ICYMI: First Lady Tammy Murphy, Acting Health Commissioner Baston Unveil NJ Report Card on Hospital Maternity Care

Health First Lady Tammy Murphy and New Jersey Department of Health Acting Commissioner Kaitlan Baston today released the New Jersey Report Card of Hospital Maternity Care.

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Feb
6

Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Establishing the New Jersey-India Commission

Executive Orders The commission will be charged with advancing bilateral trade and investment and encouraging economic development in both New Jersey and India.

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Feb
4

Governor Murphy and Mayor Adams Celebrate New York New Jersey Selection as Host for Biggest Sporting Event in World History: FIFA World Cup 26™ Final

Economy & Jobs New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and New York City Mayor Eric Adams celebrated today’s announcement that the Host Region of New York New Jersey (NYNJ) was awarded the rights to host the FIFA World Cup 26™ Final and seven other matches throughout the tournament at New York New Jersey Stadium (MetLife Stadium) in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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Feb
2

This Week in NJ - February 2nd, 2024

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Feb
2

Governor Murphy Directs the Lowering of U.S. and New Jersey Flags in Honor of Sergeant William Rivers

Executive Orders Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 353, ordering U.S. and New Jersey flags to fly at half-staff on Tuesday, February 6, 2024 in honor of United States Army Reserve Sergeant William Jerome Rivers.

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Feb
2

ICYMI: Project to Build a New Midtown Bus Terminal Takes Major Step Forward with Publication of Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Release of Revised Project Plan

Transportation The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey on Thursday announced the publication by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) of the draft environmental impact statement for the proposed Midtown Bus Terminal replacement and released revised project plans in response to feedback from key stakeholders, including commuters and the surrounding community.

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Feb
1

ICYMI: Human Services Announces Expanded Income Eligibility Limits for Prescription Drug Assistance Programs, Efforts to Get More Eligible New Jerseyans to Apply for Savings

Health Human Services Commissioner Sarah Adelman today announced that income limits for the Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged and Disabled (PAAD) and the Senior Gold Prescription Discount drug assistance programs have increased by $10,000, making more older adults and individuals with disabilities eligible to save on prescription drug prices.

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Jan
31

Governor Murphy, AG Platkin Announce New Jersey Has Filed SCOTUS Brief to Protect Access to Reproductive Medications

Appointments Governor Phil Murphy and Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin today announced that New Jersey joined the amicus brief, led by the State of New York, in support of the FDA and Danco Laboratories in the U.S. Supreme Court case of Food and Drug Administration, et al., v. Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine, which threatens to restrict or eliminate access to reproductive medications, like mifepristone, that have been the standard of care for most abortions and miscarriage management.

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Jan
31

Governor Murphy Announces Dave Cole as New Jersey State Chief Innovation Officer

Appointments Governor Phil Murphy today announced Dave Cole as Chief Innovation Officer.

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Jan
30

Governor Murphy Announces Christopher Porrino to Chair the Criminal Sentencing and Disposition Commission

Appointments Governor Phil Murphy today announced that former Attorney General Christopher Porrino will Chair the New Jersey Criminal Sentencing and Disposition Commission.

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Jan
29

Statement from Governor Murphy on the Death of Sergeant William Rivers

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Jan
29

Governor Murphy Directs the Lowering of U.S. and New Jersey Flags in Honor of Plainfield Firefighter Marques Hudson

Executive Orders Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 352, ordering U.S. and New Jersey flags to fly at half-staff on Friday, February 2, 2024 in honor of Firefighter Marques Hudson.

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Jan
29

First Lady Tammy Murphy’s Nurture NJ Family Festival Serves Over 1,500 People in Passaic

Other PASSAIC – First Lady Tammy Murphy marked her 19th successful Nurture NJ Family Festival at the Dayton Ave Educational Campus in Passaic on Saturday, January 27.

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Jan
29

ICYMI: ANCHOR Program Distributes Historic Property Tax Relief to More Than 1.8 Million New Jerseyans

Property Taxes Over $2.1 billion was distributed to more than 1.8 million New Jersey homeowners and renters during the most recent ANCHOR program, making it the single largest property tax relief program in State history.

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Jan
29

Governor Murphy Announces Nomination of Kevin Dehmer as New Commissioner of the Department of Education

Education Governor Phil Murphy today announced his intention to nominate Kevin Dehmer to serve as the next Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Education (DOE).

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Jan
26

This Week in NJ - January 26th, 2024

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Jan
26

Statement from Governor Murphy on the Passing of Plainfield Firefighter Marques Hudson

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Jan
26

Governor Murphy Announces Francis K. O’Connor to Serve as Commissioner of the Department of Transportation

Transportation Governor Phil Murphy today announced his intention to nominate Francis (Fran) K. O’Connor as Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Transportation (DOT).

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Jan
25

ICYMI: Indiana Firearms Dealer Will Stop Selling Large Capacity Magazines into New Jersey, Pay Penalty to Resolve Investigation into Illegal Online Sales

Law & Justice Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and the Division of Consumer Affairs today announced that an Indiana-based firearms dealer has agreed to stop advertising, offering for sale, and selling large capacity magazines (“LCMs”) to New Jersey residents, and prevent the ordering and shipping of its LCMs to any New Jersey addresses, in order to resolve allegations stemming from an undercover investigation conducted by the Division.

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Jan
24

Governor Murphy Ends Storm-Related State of Emergency

Weather Governor Phil Murphy today lifted the State of Emergency declared through Executive Order No. 350 on Monday, January 8, due to severe weather and the beginning of a series of winter storms across the state.

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Jan
23

ICYMI: Murphy Administration Announces $75 Million for Emergent and Capital Needs Projects in School Districts

Education The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) and the New Jersey Schools Development Authority (SDA) today announced $75 million to provide funding for emergent construction and capital needs in school districts throughout the state.

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Jan
23

Statement from Governor Murphy on the Passing of Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik

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Jan
23

First Lady Tammy Murphy, DCF Commissioner Beyer, State Legislators and Others Join Together to Celebrate Launch of Family Connects NJ

Health First Lady Tammy Murphy today hosted a roundtable discussion to celebrate Maternal Health Awareness Day.

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Jan
23

Murphy Administration Releases Statewide Disparity Study of Contracting Opportunities for Minority and Women-Owned Businesses (MWBE)

Economy & Jobs Governor Phil Murphy and Treasurer Elizabeth Maher Muoio today announced the release of a comprehensive statewide disparity study examining public contracting opportunities for Minority and Women-Owned (MWBE) businesses.

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Jan
19

This Week in NJ - January 19th, 2024

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Jan
19

ICYMI: Governor Murphy and Treasurer Muoio Announce Retirement of Nearly $500 Million More in State Debt, Saving New Jersey Taxpayers $160 Million

Economy & Jobs Governor Phil Murphy and State Treasurer Elizabeth Maher Muoio announced today that the Department of the Treasury has successfully completed the most recent effort to retire outstanding debt, saving taxpayers some $160 million and reducing the State’s total debt by almost $500 million.

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Jan
18

ICYMI: Two New Board Members Sworn into State Board of Education

Economy & Jobs “I am pleased that Mary and Jeanette have been officially sworn into the State Board of Education, and I look forward to seeing them further our mission of uplifting our best-in-the-nation public schools and ensuring every child in New Jersey has the opportunity to thrive academically,” - Governor Phil Murphy.

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Jan
18

ICYMI: NJEDA Names Inaugural New Jersey Innovation Fellows Cohort

Economy & Jobs The NJIF, a first-in-the-nation program, levels the playing field for first-time entrepreneurs by providing the funding and training needed to succeed. By supporting these 10 new, cutting-edge companies, New Jersey is firmly cementing itself as a national leader in innovation.

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Takes Action on Legislation

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Requiring High School Students to Complete Financial Aid Applications

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed A1181/S2054 to make the completion of a financial aid application form a prerequisite to graduation for public high school and charter school students in New Jersey.

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Protecting Consumer Data

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation (S332/A1971) protecting consumer privacy by requiring the notification to consumers of collection and disclosure of personal data by certain entities, including internet websites and online providers.

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation to Support Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses

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Jan
16

First Lady Tammy Murphy Celebrates Signing of Doula Access Bill

Bill Action Legislation Ensures Doulas’ Access to Hospitals and Birthing Facilities to Accompany Pregnant Mothers

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Signs Bipartisan Legislation Promoting Civic Engagement Among Students

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed S2304/A1271, passed with bipartisan support, permitting each public school student from grades 6 through 12 to have one State-excused absence per school year to be used for a civic event.

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Signs Workers’ Compensation Bill for Certain First Responders

Bill Action The bill amends current workers’ compensation law to add that a response to an emergency, including work that is sufficient to cause certain injuries or death, is compensable.

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Overhauling New Jersey’s Liquor License Laws for the First Time in Nearly a Century

Bill Action New Law Will Inject Nearly 1,500 Licenses Back into the Market, Boost Accessibility, and Lift Restrictions on Breweries and Distilleries

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Expanding Access to School Meals for New Jersey Students

Bill Action Advancing efforts to eliminate food insecurity among New Jersey’s young learners, Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation expanding eligibility criteria under the Working Class Families Anti-Hunger Act, A5684/S4055.

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Jan
16

Governor Murphy Announces Filing of Amended Complaint Against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority in Congestion Pricing Lawsuit

Transportation Governor Phil Murphy today announced the State of New Jersey’s request to add constitutional claims against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and the Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority (TBTA) and to add two individual plaintiffs to its congestion pricing lawsuit.

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Jan
12

This Week in NJ - January 12th, 2024

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Expanding Insurance Coverage for Infertility Care

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed A5235/S3627 to expand health insurance coverage requirements for infertility services

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Signs Bill Clarifying Juveniles’ Rights to Attorney Representation

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Signs Joint Resolution Designating Lunar New Year in New Jersey

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed a joint resolution AJR201/SJR111, designating the first new moon of the first month of the lunar calendar as Lunar New Year in New Jersey.

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Jan
12

El gobernador Murphy firma la legislación sobre derechos de los inmigrantes para fortalecer los derechos de los trabajadores y reconocer la diversidad de Nueva Jersey.

Bill Action TRENTON: El gobernador Phil Murphy firmó hoy una serie de proyectos de ley sobre los derechos de los inmigrantes para fortalecer los derechos de los trabajadores domésticos, promover el acceso lingüístico a los servicios y beneficios del gobierno y comprender con precisión la diversidad de las comunidades de Nueva Jersey, basándose en el compromiso de la administración Murphy de construir un estado más justo e inclusivo para todos.

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Signs Immigrants’ Rights Legislation to Strengthen Workers’ Rights and Recognize the Diversity of New Jersey

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed a series of immigrants’ rights bills to strengthen rights of domestic workers, promote language access to government services and benefits, and accurately understand the diversity of New Jersey’s communities, building on the Murphy Administration’s commitment to building a fairer and more inclusive state for all.

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Jan
12

Press Pool Coverage: Governor Murphy Governor Murphy Signs Immigrants’ Rights Legislation on January 12, 2024

Bill Action Gov. Phil Murphy signed three bills in a room packed with immigrant advocacy groups in the Statehouse in Trenton Friday.

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Takes Action on Legislation

Bill Action Today, Governor Murphy signed the following bills into law.

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Signs Seabrooks-Washington Community-Led Crisis Response Act

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed into law A-5326/S-4250, also known as the Seabrooks-Washington Community-Led Crisis Response Act.

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Jan
12

Press Pool Coverage: Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Establishing the Community Wealth Preservation Program

Bill Action Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill (A5664) during a private ceremony in his office at the Statehouse in Trenton Friday morning.

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Establishing Community Wealth Preservation Program

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed A5664/S4240, establishing a Community Wealth Preservation Program.

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Jan
12

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation to Establish NJ State Parks and Open Space Foundation

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed S1311/A594, which establishes the NJ State Parks and Open Space Foundation within the Department of Environmental Protection.

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Jan
9

In 2024 State of the State Address, Governor Murphy Details Landmark Progress and Ambitious New Initiatives to Make New Jersey More Affordable for More Families

Other Governor Phil Murphy today delivered his 2024 State of the State Address at the State House in Trenton, his sixth since taking office.

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Jan
9

Governor Murphy Delivers 2024 State of the State Address January 9, 2024

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Jan
9

First Lady Tammy Murphy Announces 2024 State of the State Address Special Guests

Other On Tuesday, January 9, Governor Phil Murphy will deliver the 2024 State of the State Address, outlining his vision for making life more affordable for more families and building upon the administration’s progress in establishing New Jersey as the best place to live, work, and raise a family.

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Jan
8

Statement from Governor Murphy on Governor Dick Codey and Senator Sam Thompson Retiring After Half a Century of Service to the State

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Declares State of Emergency in Preparation for Winter Storm

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today declared that New Jersey will enter a State of Emergency effective at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9 in anticipation of severe storms causing hazardous weather conditions including heavy rain, high winds, and flash flooding.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation to Maintain Structural Integrity of Residential Housing

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed S2760/A4384, which puts in place additional procedures for inspecting, evaluating, and maintaining the structural integrity of certain residential housing structures across the state.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Takes Action on Legislation

Bill Action Today, Governor Murphy signed the following bills into law.

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Jan
8

ICYMI: NJEDA Support Advances Growth of Artificial Intelligence Industry Companies in New Jersey

Economy & Jobs Following last month’s announcement by Governor Phil Murphy and Princeton University President Christopher Eisgruber that the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) will collaborate with Princeton University to establish a hub for Artificial Intelligence (AI), the AI industry continues to gain momentum in New Jersey heading into 2024.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Increasing Transparency in Online Gym Membership Cancellations

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed A3892/S2952, streamlining gym membership cancellation policies and protecting consumers across New Jersey.

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Jan
8

Press Pool Coverage: Governor Murphy Signs Legislation on January 8th, 2024

Bill Action Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday signed four new laws during private ceremonies at his desk, surrounded by lawmakers and advocates, in his office at the Statehouse in Trenton.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Signs Bill Allowing Unions to File Wage Claims on Behalf of Workers

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed S-1438/A-5794, which allows unions to file wage claim suits on behalf of workers in certain projects if the workers belong to the union or are unaffiliated with any union.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation to Expand Access to Crucial Harm Reduction Supplies

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation (S3957) to expand access to life-saving harm reduction supplies, building on the Administration’s commitment to ending the opioid epidemic through a comprehensive approach.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Establishing Sickle Cell Disease Pilot Program

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation (A4052) appropriating $10,200,000 to establish a three-year sickle cell disease pilot program.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Paving New Career Pathway in Education for New Jersey Veterans

Transportation Governor Murphy today signed S2764/A4361 to establish a four-year “VETeach Pilot Program” within the Department of Education.

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Jan
8

Governor Murphy Demands Information from Bus Companies Transporting Migrants from Texas

Transportation Governor Phil Murphy today sent a letter to several charter bus companies with connection to transporting recent migrants from Texas and/or Louisiana to transit sites in New Jersey.

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Jan
8

Media Advisory: Governor Phil Murphy to Deliver 2024 State of the State Address

Other Governor Phil Murphy will deliver his 2024 State of the State Address in the Assembly Chamber at the New Jersey State House at 3:30 PM on Tuesday, January 9, 2024.

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Jan
5

This Week in NJ - January 5th, 2024

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Jan
5

Media Advisory: Governor Phil Murphy to Deliver 2024 State of the State Address

Other Governor Phil Murphy will deliver his 2024 State of the State Address in the Assembly Chamber at the New Jersey State House at 3:30 PM on Tuesday, January 9, 2024.

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Jan
5

Governor Murphy Announces Resilience Funding to Assist Homeowners Impacted by December Flooding

Budget and Spending Governor Phil Murphy today announced that he has instructed the State Hazard Mitigation Team to earmark $10 million in Fiscal Year 2024 FEMA “Swift Current” resilience funding to aid homeowners who were heavily impacted by flooding in December, particularly in the Passaic River Basin.

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Jan
4

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Requiring Instruction on Grief to be Taught in New Jersey Schools

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed S3330/A5015, which requires school districts to provide instruction on grief as part of the New Jersey Student Learning Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education.

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Jan
4

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation to Expand Community Solar Energy Program

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed A4782/S3123 to further strengthen New Jersey’s community solar program – expanding access to clean energy and lowering utility costs for New Jersey households.

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Jan
4

Governor Murphy Signs New Voter Empowerment Act

Bill Action Governor Phil Murphy today signed the “New Voter Empowerment Act” allowing any registered voter who is 17 years of age by the time of a primary election to vote in that primary if they turn 18 years old on or before the next general election.

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Jan
4

Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Way, AG Platkin, and Colonel Callahan Announce Historic Low in Gun Violence with Fewest Shooting Victims Recorded Since Tracking Began in 2009

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Tahesha L. Way, Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin, and New Jersey State Police (NJSP) Superintendent Colonel Patrick J. Callahan today announced a significant milestone in public safety.

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Jan
3

Statement by Governor Murphy on Shooting Outside Masjid Muhammad Mosque in Newark

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Jan
2

ICYMI: Paterson Police Department Announces Significant Reduction in Violent Crime in 2023 Year-End Crime Data Reporting

Reports The Paterson Police Department today released its preliminary year-end crime reporting numbers for calendar year 2023.

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Jan
2

Media Advisory: Governor Phil Murphy to Deliver 2024 State of the State Address

Statements Governor Phil Murphy will deliver his 2024 State of the State Address in the Assembly Chamber at the New Jersey State House at 3:30 PM on Tuesday, January 9, 2024.

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Jan
1

Statement from Governor Murphy on the Passing of Louisa Carman

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Jan
1

Joint Statement from Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Way, Senate President Scutari, and Speaker Coughlin on New Jersey’s Minimum Wage Surpassing $15/Hour

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