7 Years After Superstorm Sandy, Sen. Bob Menendez Aims To Revamp Flood Insurance System With New BillMenendez says his National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization and Reform Act makes affordability a priority and sets deadlines for FEMA to respond to homeowners.
NJ Senator Wants Moratorium On Sales, Use Of Vaping ProductsMenendez also wants a crackdown on deceptive marketing targeting teens.
Company Behind Deadly East River Helicopter Crash Blasted For Offering Doors-Off Tours For DogsThe company said it does offer flights for dogs, but they have to stay strapped into their seats, and their owners have to buy a separate ticket.
Menendez Pushes Legislation Limiting Magazine Size For Guns To 10 RoundsResponding to the recent wave of mass shootings, political leaders and gun safety advocates got together Wednesday to call for Congress to act.
NJ Residents Question Senator's Priorities As He Pushes For Flying Beach Umbrella SafetyAfter a freak accident on the Jersey Shore impaled a beach goer, officials are pushing for new action to minimize the danger from windswept umbrellas.
Democratic Senators Visit Detention Centers Along Southern BorderA group of senate democrats went to the southern border Friday to inspect migrant detention facilities.
After Jersey Shore Impaling, Lawmakers Urge Caution Around Windswept Beach Umbrellas This YearLast July, a woman was impaled by a flying umbrella pole in Seaside Heights. The loose umbrella speared London resident Margaret Reynolds in the ankle.
Sen. Menendez Calls For Crackdown On Record Number Of RobocallsA record 2.5 billion robocalls were made to U.S. customers in March.
New Restrictions On When Troubled Portal Bridge Can Open And Close Take EffectThe new rules now in effect limit the times when the 108-year-old Portal Bridge can open. The hope is that will reduce the number of disruptions on northeast corridor train traffic.
Gov. Murphy Joins N.J. Delegation On Tour Of Hudson River Tunnel, Urges Completion Of Gateway ProjectSome 200,000 commuters go through the North River tunnel each day.
NJ Sen. Bob Menendez Secures Third Term With Win Over Republican Bob HuginNew Jersey voters on Tuesday also delivered two Republican-controlled seats to Democrats, with Tom Malinowski ousting Rep. Leonard Lance, and Mikie Sherrill winning in an open GOP-held seat.
How We Voted: New Jersey Senator Election ResultsTake a county-by-county look at the race between Sen. Bob Menendez and GOP challenger Bob Hugin.
Tri-State Voters Pack The Polls To Make Their Voices Heard In Midterm ElectionsVoters are packing the polls across the Tri-State Area Tuesday, making their voices heard in this year’s midterm elections. With record turnout expected and control of Congress on the line, there’s a lot at stake.
Local Lawmakers Demand Feds Step In To Help Troubled Hackensack River Portal BridgeA double-dose of malfunctions on Tuesday left the bridge open for extend periods of time, twice stranding riders. It's caused commuters and lawmakers to demand accountability, and answers.
Menendez, Hugin Face Off In Only Debate Of NJ Senate RaceMenendez is on the defensive in a race where Hugin poured $24 million of his own money into ads attacking him over his 2017 corruption trial.