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.
Appeals Court To Hear Arguments In NJ Sen. Menendez Corruption CaseA federal appeals court will hear arguments in the corruption case against New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez who is charged with multiple counts of bribery and fraud.
Federal Judge Tosses 4 Bribery Counts In Menendez IndictmentA federal judge has dismissed four bribery counts against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey and an associate.
Sen. Bob Menendez Comes Out In Opposition Of Iran Nuclear DealThe senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee joins New York Sen. Chuck Schumer as Democrats who are rejecting the deal.
Menendez, Booker Call For Increased Infrastructure Funding In Wake Of NJ TRANSIT Train ProblemsLawmakers and NJ TRANSIT commuters are demaning answers after a week plagued by problems caused by Amtrak overhead wire issues.
Sen. Schumer Keeps Mum On How He'll Vote On Iran Nuclear DealSen. Charles Schumer said he's feeling the pressure as he dissects the Iran nuclear deal, but is not disclosing how he plans to vote.
Obama Says Cuba Has Agreed To Address Cases Of US FugitivesObama's move to remove Cuba from the terror list has been met with some opposition over the fugitives.
Cuban-Americans Differ On Obama’s Plan To Open Direct Travel From U.S. To HavanaPresident Obama wants Americans to be able to hop on a plane at Newark Airport and fly direct to Havana.
White House Regrets Failure To Send Top US Official To Paris RallyAs world leaders linked arms and marched in defiance of terror attacks in Paris, there was one glaring absence: a high-level representative from the United States.
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.
Lawmakers Look To Sanctions If Iran Deal FaltersThe controversial deal to put the brakes on Iran's nuclear program has united Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill on steps to take if the pact falls apart.
Addressing Controversy, Menendez Invokes Words Of MLK At Black History Month EventAmid a handful of allegations that threaten to mar his reputation in the Senate, Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., continues to maintain his innocence, decrying the accusations as right-wing attempts to "destroy" his career and invoking the words of Martin Luther King Jr. in asserting his faith that justice will win out.