Lawmakers to hold EDA hearings Monday

The legislature will hold a joint hearing Monday to examine problems in oversight, operations and effectiveness in the New Jersey Economic Development Authority and its tax incentive, which Gov. Phil Murphy has said are costing the state billions of dollars. The panel, made up of the Senate Economic Growth Committee, chaired by Sen. Nilsa Cruz-Perez, and the Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committee, chaired by Assemblyman Gordon Johnson, will take

Coughlin names Select Committee members, Counsel

Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin announced the contingent of members from his chamber that will sit on the Select Committee investigation into the hiring of Al Alvarez by Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration. Coughlin named Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz the committee’s vice chair. Assembly members Angela McKnight, Pamela Lampitt, Verlina Reynolds Jackson, Gordon Johnson, Nancy Pinkin, Bettylou DeCroce and Holly Schepisi will sit on the committee. Joseph A. Hayden, a former deputy state

Special Edition: June 2018 Primary Election

  Special Edition: June 2018 Primary Election The Year of the Ground Game (Editor's Note: Most names are listed in alphabetical order.  For the most part, candidates who won an election are not listed as winners and those who were unsuccessful are not among the losers -- that kind of list would demonstrate a severe lack of creativity.  Instead, this list is about those who benefit or suffer because of