Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg

Rutgers coach Mike Rice (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers Renew Calls For Passage On Anti-Bullying Bill In Wake Of Rice Abuse Video

Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg and Rep. Rush Holt renewed calls for passage of the legislation after Rutgers University fired Mike Rice after a video showing the basketball coach verbally and physically abusing his players caused a public outcry.


Rail tunnel under the Hudson River. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

Report: Legal Battle Over Trans-Hudson Tunnel Construction Costs N.J. Over $800,000

New Jersey spent more than $800,000 in legal fees fighting the federal government’s $271 million bill for the scrapped Hudson River rail tunnel project. Invoices show the Patton Boggs law firm billed the state $469,715 for work in January alone.


Rail tunnel under the Hudson River. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

N.J. Senators Propose New Hudson River Rail Tunnel Project

New Jersey’s two U.S. senators are touting a proposal to build a new “Gateway Tunnel” to boost needed rail passenger services between New York City and New Jersey.