NJ Lawmakers Unveil Bill Protecting Firefighter HealthThe Firefighter Cancer Registry Act would monitor the relationship between career-long exposure to dangerous fumes and toxins that voluntary and paid firefighters face on a daily basis all over the country.
Rep. Pascrell: Gunman In Federal Building Shooting Got 'Raw Deal' In 1999 FiringThe former economist believed he was fired for whistle blowing on alleged corruption and public waste.
NJ TRANSIT Monitoring Rail Repairs, Says Amtrak 'Doing Everything Necessary'With the focus shifting to longer-term solutions, such as new tunnels under the Hudson River, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, D-N.J., said it's a fight on Capitol Hill to secure the investment needed.
9/11 First Responders Demand Permanent Funding For Zadroga 9/11 ActAs the Zadroga 9/11 Act approaches expiration, many are demanding Congress instate permanent funding.
Bratton: Shutdown Of DHS 'Irresponsible, Dangerous'In a statement released Friday, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton urged Congress "not to play politics.''
NJ Pols: Renewal Of Rail Commuter Tax Benefit Is 'Baloney'As WCBS 880's Levon Putney reported, Congress approved a package of tax breaks before its winter recess, including restoring $250-a-month benefit for rail commuters -- the same amount given to those who drive.
Implications For Obama? Experts Weigh In On How N.J. Primary Affects Presidential RaceSo what does that mean for the President as he runs for re-election? One political analyst believes it may not be the strongest indicator of the situation in the Garden State.
Donald Payne Jr. Wins US House Primary In Bid To Succeed FatherDonald Payne Jr. defeated five other challengers in the Democratic primary for New Jersey's 10th Congressional District seat.
Ticketmaster Says 'Attack' Responsible For Errors That Frustrated Springsteen FansFans hoping to snag tickets to the Boss's "Wrecking Ball" tour dates were hitting the refresh button over and over when they went on sale Friday morning
New Jersey Congressman May Consider Primary Run Against Fellow DemocratCongressional redistricting is shaking up the political scene in New Jersey.
No Aid Yet For Irene, Lee Flooding Victims After House Kills Spending Bill With Disaster ReliefIf you're a Tri-state area resident waiting for a FEMA check because of flooding, you're going to have to keep waiting.
Federal Aid On Its Way For Flood Victims In NY, NJAs flood victims continue to clean up after Hurricane Irene and rain from Tropical Storm Lee, there is some good news from federal officials.