With Democrats Controlling Washington, New Jersey Rep. Gottheimer Working To Reinstate SALT DeductionsIt's no secret homeowners around here pay a pretty penny in property taxes. So when in 2017 state and local tax deductions -- or SALT -- were capped at $10,000, it hit hard.
President Trump Complains About Pork In COVID Relief Bill, Sen. Schumer Says Republicans Were On Board With BudgetThe COVID relief bill sets aside $600 for Americans struggling through this pandemic.
Sen. Booker, Rep. Gottheimer Announce Proposal To Protect Nursing Homes From Second Wave Of COVID-19The Nursing Home Pandemic Protection Act would require facilities to report potential outbreaks the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in real time and have a crisis plan in place.
New Jersey Family Still Fighting To Bring Jailed Journalist Home More Than 400 Days After He Was Detained In NigeriaYele Sowore, who owns the publication Sahara Reporters, was jailed for speaking out against corruption and human rights violations after allegedly organizing a pro-democracy protest in Nigeria last August.
Concern Grows In New Jersey After Thousands Of New COVID-19 Cases Reported; A 'Match Waiting To Hit The Powder Keg'It's a trend no state wants to follow, but New Jersey is joining the number of states seeing an uptick in COVID-19 cases.
Coronavirus Nightmare: Report Gives Insight Into How Corpses Ended Up Stacked Up Inside Andover Senior HomeThe assisted living home in Andover that had bodies stacked up in a small room is facing more than $220,000 in fines after a recent investigation.
Coronavirus Toll: Officials Outraged More Than A Dozen Bodies Of COVID-19 Dead 'Allowed To Pile Up' At Nursing HomeThe Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center, in Andover, N.J., was only equipped to handle four bodies.
N.J. Students Making Valentine's Day Cards For VeteransStudents in New Jersey are making sure veterans who served our country know they are appreciated.
So Far, Port Authority Has Not Budged On Its Idea Of Eliminating GWB Carpool DiscountA New Jersey lawmaker is pushing back against a Port Authority plan to do away with a carpool discount at the George Washington Bridge and Holland and Lincoln tunnels.
Proposed Bill Would Help Flag Rental Car Drivers Who Might Pose Terrorist ThreatThe measure announced Monday by New Jersey Democratic Rep. Josh Gottheimer is named after a resident of the state killed two years ago in a truck attack in New York City.
Gov. Phil Murphy Unveils Plan To Fight Lead In School Drinking WaterThe Murphy administration announced new efforts to fight lead contamination in New Jersey schools.
Father Of Girl Killed In School Bus Crash Pushes For Nationwide Law Requiring Safer School BusesThe father of a 10-year-old girl who was killed in a crash a year ago this week wants to make sure it doesn't happen again.
Congressmen Gottheimer, King Call For 'Doomsday' Plan In Event Of North River Tunnel FailurePressure is mounting on the federal government to help fund the Gateway Project, which would create a new two-track Hudson River tunnel to replace the current crumbling ones.
Murphy Announces Plan To Help NJ Homeowners Hit Hard By New Tax LawNew Jersey Gov.-elect Phil Murphy says all options are on the table to help taxed-out homeowners.
NJ Congressman Bringing Linden Police Officer To Trump SpeechRep. Josh Gottheimer invited Officer Angel Padilla to attend Tuesday's speech before a joint session.