New Jersey Assembly Passes Bill To Eliminate Religious Exemptions For Vaccines For SchoolchildrenIf signed into law, the measure would end religious exemptions to required immunizations for public and private school children as well as for child care centers.
State Lawmakers Look To Block Port Authority From Enforcing Trump Travel BanLawmakers from New York and New Jersey are coming together to push legislation that would prevent the Port Authority from enforcing the Trump travel ban.
N.J. State Senate Majority Leader Calls For Impeachment Hearing For ChristieThe Bridgegate scandal is far from over for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, as state Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Teaneck) now wants an impeachment proceeding.
AAA Survey Says New Jersey Drivers' Commutes Got WorseA new AAA survey shows New Jersey drivers have a worsening view of the state's road and bridge conditions, and Democratic legislative leaders say the report highlights the need to shore up a key transportation fund.
Plans Hit Stalemate For Referendum On Whether To Approve North Jersey CasinosPlans have stalled, but have not stopped, when it comes to seeing whether New Jersey voters want casinos outside of Atlantic City.
NJ Lawmakers Support Hudson-Bergen Light Rail ExtensionNJ lawmakers say a proposal to extend the Hudson-Bergen light rail system into Bergen County has enough support to make the plan a reality.
NJ Lawmakers: Time To Move Forward With New Port Authority Bus TerminalThe Port Authority Bus Terminal is a "Third World transportation system," New Jersey Senate President Stephen Sweeney says.
Weinberg Backs Christie In Calling For Jets To Return National Guard MoneyAccording to NJ.com, federal records show the Jets were paid $377,000 by the U.S. Department of Defense and New Jersey Army National Guard from 2011-14 to salute local servicemen and women during games at MetLife Stadium.
NJ Democrats To Port Authority: Sell Real Estate Holdings To Pay For Hudson Rail TunnelSweeney joined with other Democrats and transportation and business leaders Tuesday at Newark's Penn Station to stress the critical importance of a new rail tunnel.
PATH Train Riders Oppose Proposal To End Overnight ServiceThe suggestion to eliminate PATH service between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. on weeknights was part of a report from a special panel formed by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reform the Port Authority.
Lawmakers Squabble Over Probe Of George Washington Bridge Lane ClosuresThe four Republican members of the Democrat-led legislative panel probing Gov. Chris Christie's connection to the traffic jams unveiled their own 119-page report Monday, just before the panel approved releasing the group's report to the public.
NJ Lawmakers Call For End To NFL Tax-Exempt StatusThe bipartisan group of politicians, all women, threw their support behind a bill sponsored by U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., that would also pull tax exemptions from other professional sports leagues.
NJ Lawmakers Push Bill To Improve Transparency, Accountability At Port Authority New Jersey lawmakers advanced a bill designed to improve transparency and accountability at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Christie Aide: I Didn't Alert Bosses About George Washington Bridge Traffic JamsRegina Egea testified before a legislative panel that is investigating the closures.
NJ Lawmakers Receive Subpoena On GWB ProbeNew Jersey lawmakers investigating the traffic jams at the heart of the scandal engulfing Gov. Chris Christie said Friday that federal prosecutors have ordered them to share documents they have gathered.