Lieberman, Grewal spoke about Alvarez

Melissa Lieberman, chief of staff to State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, told Grewal and two other high-ranking individuals within his office about allegations against former Schools Development Authority chief of staff Al Alvarez last March. Lieberman told the Select Committee empaneled to investigate Alvarez hiring that she did not recall the content of that conversation. State Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency chief of staff Katie Brennan has accused Alvarez of

Steinhardt hits Murphy on Honeywell, Immigration

Republican State Chairman Doug Steinhardt attacked Gov. Phil Murphy over the departure of the industrial conglomerate Honeywell and a new directive imposed by State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal that would bar county jails from certain types of cooperation with Immigration and Customs Enforcement. "We need Phil Murphy and Democratic leaders in Trenton to wake up and realize that New Jersey under attack.  We are in a battle to earn the

Testa Senate bid hits Democrats on immigration

Cumberland County GOP Chairman Michael Testa is turning Gov. Phil Murphy’s policies around on Democrats in his bid for Rep.-elect Jeff Van Drew’s State Senate seat. "Governor Murphy has made the hardworking men and women of ICE the enemy, while creating a situation that will inevitably lead to violent criminals like rapists and domestic abusers being released back in to our neighborhoods,” Testa said. "Governor Murphy and South Jersey legislative