Archive for Author: mriser

Police urge legislative leaders to pass Bramnick bill reversing misguided marijuana law

TRENTON, N.J. – In a letter to Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin, the New Jersey State Policemen’s Benevolent Association called for the immediate passage of Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick’s bill, A5523, which reverses a recently signed law that charges police officers with a third-degree...

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Teacher, mayor, assemblywoman, Jersey girl: This is DiAnne Gove

TRENTON, N.J. – Her parents planted deep roots after World War II on Long Beach Island. And for her entire life, that’s where Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove flourished. The youngest of three children – and the only daughter – Gove grew in her love of the Jersey Shore and public...

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Auto insurers required to disclose policy limits to attorneys under new law

TRENTON, N.J. – Gov. Phil Murphy signed Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick’s legislation requiring automobile insurers to disclose policy limits upon request by an attorney. “Victims in the state should understand early on that their compensation may be limited. Under this new law, anyone injured in a car accident...

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McClellan organizes Cumberland, Cape May coalition to help at-risk youth

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Antwan McClellan announced Thursday a new South Jersey coalition, Cumberland-Cape United, composed of faith and community leaders that will seek funds to facilitate programming aimed at helping at-risk youth in Cumberland and Cape May counties.  McClellan says he was approached by Kenneth Fowlkes of the...

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Auth and DeFuccio condemn coldblooded Castro regime

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Robert Auth and Assemblywoman DeAnne DeFuccio are voicing their support of the Cuban people who have taken to the streets in anti-government protests, and condemning the inhumane Communist regime.  “It is coldblooded Communism and the repressive government tactics of Fidel Castro that turned Cuba into...

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Bramnick says unruly crowds at the shore benefit by Murphy’s police directives

TRENTON, N.J. – Amid reports of unruly teenagers disturbing the peace at shore towns this summer, Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick says the state’s approach to new marijuana laws and juvenile justice are tying the hands of law enforcement. “There should be no tolerance for unlawful conduct,” Bramnick (R-Union)...

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Bill protecting homeowners associations from Covid liabilities now law

TRENTON, N.J. –  On Thursday Assemblyman Brian Bergen’s bill that will protect homeowners associations from civil lawsuits against Covid-19 exposure or transmission was signed into law. “This bipartisan legislation is a win for those homeowners associations that chose to keep communal areas closed in 2020 due to law concerns...

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Dancer’s rare disease advisory council measure signed into law

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Ron Dancer’s legislation creating a 20-member advisory council to study issues facing New Jersey residents diagnosed with rare diseases was signed into law today. The law will help the state government better understand barriers faced by the community and better serve patients, especially in the...

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Peterson renews push to properly investigate Edison and Hoboken Asian hate crimes following Grewal resignation

TRENTON, N.J. – Dormant Asian hate crime investigations in Edison and Hoboken, seemingly stalled because the reported perpetrators are high-ranking members of the Democrat Party and personally linked to New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, will hopefully be pursued now that Grewal resigned, says Assemblyman Erik Peterson. The U.S....

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Bergen: Voter bill nothing more than Democrat ballot harvesting

TRENTON, N.J. –  The Assembly last week passed a bill that on the surface seems like a win for out-of-country voters. However, one Assemblyman said it is nothing more than a scheme for Democrats to harvest ballots. Currently, United States citizens who previously were New Jersey residents and now...

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