VIDEO – Senate Democrats’ Week In 60 Seconds (12.13)
The special committee formed to investigate NJ Transit held its second hearing this week. A bill sponsored by Senators Joe...Read more.
Rice Bill to Create Commission to Help Minorities with Disabilities Advances from Committee
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Ronald Rice, which would establish the Disparity in Treatment of Persons with Disabilities in...Read more.
Bill Clarifies Mandatory Immunization for Students Clears Committee
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg and Senator Joseph Vitale, which removes religious exemption and clarifies...Read more.
Senate Committee Conducts Hearing on Public Referendum to Legalize Adult Use Marijuana
Trenton – A Senate committee today held a public hearing on the initiative seeking voter approval to legalize adult-use marijuana in...Read more.
Un Comité avanza legislación para permitir que todas las personas en el Estado soliciten licencias de conducir
Trenton – La legislación que crearía un sistema de dos categorías para las licencias y tarjetas de identificación emitidas por...Read more.
Statements by Governor Murphy, Senate President Sweeney, and Speaker Coughlin on Hate Crime in Jersey City
Trenton – Today, Governor Murphy, Senate President Sweeney, and Speaker Coughlin released the following statements in response to the investigation...Read more.
Committee Advances Legislation to Allow All Persons to Apply for Driver’s Licenses
Trenton – Legislation that would create a two-category system for New Jersey issued licenses and identification cards passed the Senate...Read more.
Rice, Cunningham Bill to Restore Voting Rights to Anyone on Parole or Probation Advances
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Ronald Rice and Senator Sandra B. Cunningham, which would restore the right to...Read more.
Sweeney Participates in Special Olympics Leadership Academy Panel
Camden – Senate President Steve Sweeney participated in a panel on leadership, organizational culture and sustainability hosted by the Special...Read more.
Select Committee on NJ Transit to Hold Second Hearing
Trenton– The special committee formed to investigate NJ Transit will hold its second hearing on Thursday where they will hear from...Read more.
Sweeney Attends 50th Anniversary Celebration of the South Jersey Port Corporation
Trenton – Senate President Steve Sweeney attended the South Jersey Port Corporation’s 50th anniversary luncheon today at the BB&T Pavilion...Read more.
Smith Bill to Establish the NJ Climate Change Resource Center at Rutgers Passes Committee
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senate Environment and Energy Committee Chair Senator Bob Smith, which would establish the New Jersey...Read more.
Sweeney Statement on the Passing of Paul Volcker
Trenton – Senate President Steve Sweeney issued the following statement on the passing of Paul Volcker: “We have lost...Read more.
Ruiz Celebrates Assembly Advancing Legislation to Provide Driver’s Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants
Trenton – Senate President Pro Tempore M. Teresa Ruiz issued the following statement celebrating the Assembly Judiciary Committee’s approval of...Read more.
NJ closer to boosting Planned Parenthood funding, expanding coverage for birth control
Stacey Barchenger | December 6, 2019 | North Jersey Record | Planned Parenthood would get millions in state funding and...Read more.