Disclosure: Sen. Menendez Has Raised Over $1.5 Million For Legal DefenseU.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) has raised more than $1.5 million for his legal defense fund since he was indicted on federal corruption charges in April.
Florida Doctor Charged With Sen. Menendez Expected To Be Released In Separate CaseA Florida doctor charged with corruption alongside U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) was expected to be released after more than 11 weeks in jail Thursday, under a bond agreement reached Thursday.
Navy To Name New Submarine USS New JerseyThe vessel will be the third in the U.S. Navy named after the Garden State.
Congressional Task Force: FEMA Has Failed In Getting Sandy Victims MoneyA congressional task force has been put to work for the effort to get federal money to people still trying to rebuild after Superstorm Sandy.
Eye Doctor Charged With Sen. Menendez Now Indicted In Florida Fraud SchemeThe Florida doctor charged in a corruption case along with U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) was indicted in his home state Tuesday in a 76-count Medicare fraud scheme.
New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez Pleads Not Guilty To CorruptionMenendez was charged Wednesday with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors.
Sen. Menendez Calls Indictment 'False Allegations;' Says He 'Will Not Be Silenced'Menendez had been under investigation for his relationship with South Florida eye doctor and top campaign donor Salomon Melgen.
NJ Democratic Lawmakers Push To Make Hudson-Bergen Light Rail A RealityStanding in the street between railroad tracks and Englewood City Hall, lawmakers would like to see the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail live up to its name.
Top FEMA Insurance Official Resigns; FEMA Sets Up Review Process For Sandy ClaimsFederal Emergency Management Agency officials have agreed to let Superstorm Sandy victims who think their insurance claims were not fairly paid out to undergo a review.
Menendez On Expected Corruption Charges: 'I Have Always Conducted Myself Appropriately'Attorney General Eric Holder has approved prosecutors' request to move forward with the charges, CBS News reported.
Sen. Menendez Calls For Privacy Bill To Protect Consumers In Case Of Data BreachesU.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and Rep. Albio Sires (D-N.J.) announced Friday that they plan to reintroduce a Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights to improve protection for consumer data.
Study To Look At Ways To Prevent Flooding Of Rahway River BasinA federally-funded million dollar study will help the Army Corp of Engineers find ways to prevent flooding along an area in North Jersey.
Sen. Menendez Calls For Sanctions In Iran Despite Obama's Call To 'Hold Your Fire'U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) said Friday that he wants to see new sanctions Iran if no agreement is reached on nuclear negotiations, despite concerns from President Barack Obama that such sanctions could jeopardize a deal.
NJ Lawmakers To Introduce Bills To Prohibit Sandy ‘Clawback’ LettersSen. Robert Menendez and Rep. Frank Pallone will introduce bills that would prohibit the federal Emergency Management Agency from issuing so-called "clawback'' letters demanding repayment of aid it wrongly awarded to homeowners.
FEMA At Odds With Sandy Victims Over Funds That Were Never Supposed To Be AllocatedOne Ocean County woman left homeless by Hurricane Sandy has been struggling to rebuild. She recently learned the agency that gave her the money to get back on her feet, wants it all back.