Sweeney Introduces Bill to Prevent False and Misleading Testimony to the Legislature
Trenton – Senate President Steve Sweeney today introduced legislation that will make those called to testify before the Legislature more...Read more.
Governor Signs Singleton, Greenstein Bill to Establish Pilot Program to Assist Unemployed and Underemployed Individuals
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Linda Greenstein, which will direct the Commissioner of Labor and...Read more.
Scutari/Lagana Bill to Revise Drunk Driving Penalties Becomes Law
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Nicholas Scutari and Senator Joseph Lagana, which will revise penalties for drunk driving and...Read more.
Singleton Bill to Make National Guard Members Eligible for Certain Veterans’ Benefits Signed into Law
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, which will make New Jersey National Guard members who have been issued...Read more.
Singleton Joint Resolution Urging Congress to Support Veterans Access to Federal Food Assistance Programs is Signed into Law
TRENTON – A joint resolution sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, that urges Congress to pass the “Military Hunger Prevention Act,”...Read more.
Democratic Senators Join with Planned Parenthood in Support of Title X Funding
Sweeney, Weinberg, Greenstein & Singleton Back Move to Defy Trump’s ‘Gag Rule’ on Women’s Health Care Trenton – Senate President...Read more.
In a first, New Jersey now allows funeral homes to serve refreshments to mourners
Melanie Burney | August 16, 2019 | Philadelphia Inquirer | In New Jersey, mourners can now share memories and...Read more.
After 11 died at Wanaque nursing home, Murphy signs law to prevent future deadly outbreaks
Lindy Washburn | August 15, 2019 | North Jersey Record | Almost a year after a virus began to...Read more.
South Jersey wineries to receive a promotional boost from the state
Vincent Jackson | August 20, 2019 | Press of AC | Willow Creek Farm & Winery in West Cape...Read more.
VIDEO – Senate Democrats’ Week In 60 Seconds (8.16)
Senate President Steve Sweeney, Senators Bob Smith and Troy Singleton want action on water quality law, Senators Joe Vitale and...Read more.
VIDEO – Senate Democrats’ Week in 60 Seconds (8.9)
Legislation to protect from wage theft is signed into law, Senate President Sweeney meets with Re-Entry Organizations and legislation on...Read more.
Weinberg Urges Governor to Release State Employees from Confidentiality Agreements in Sexual Harassment Lawsuits
Trenton –Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg today urged Governor Phil Murphy to stop state government attorneys from enforcing confidentiality agreements...Read more.
Ruiz Issues Statement on Signing of ‘Puerto Rico Day’ Resolution
Trenton- Senate President Pro Tempore M. Teresa Ruiz issued the following statement on the Governor signing her resolution designating the...Read more.
Van Drew, Beach Bill Creating Winery and Viticulture Attraction Campaign Becomes Law
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Jeff Van Drew and Senator James Beach, to establish a marketing and advertising campaign...Read more.
Scutari Legislation to Help Injured Motorists Recover Costs Signed into Law
TRENTON – Two pieces of legislation sponsored by Senator Nicholas P. Scutari, that will help injured motorists recover the costs...Read more.