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New Jersey News: Governor Murphy Unveils New Department of Agriculture Efforts to Promote New Jersey Wine

Jersey Fresh Wine program will help educate residents and visitors about local wineries ATCO, NJ – New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Friday launched the Department of Agriculture’s Jersey Fresh Wine Program, a new initiative aimed at educating consumers about the large varieties of wine produced in New Jersey.   Governor Murphy Friday toured the Amalthea Cellars … Continue reading New Jersey News: Governor Murphy Unveils New Department of Agriculture Efforts to Promote New Jersey Wine

New Jersey News: Statement from New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on the Passing of Senator Bill Schluter

TRENTON, N.J. – Friday, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy published the following statement regarding the passing of Senator Bill Schluter: “Bill Schluter stood for the right kind of politics, whether it be in the Senate, the Assembly, or in his public life in general.  A tireless advocate for ethics and good governance, and for campaign … Continue reading New Jersey News: Statement from New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on the Passing of Senator Bill Schluter

New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Signs Bills

TRENTON, N.J. – Friday, August 10, 2018, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed the following bills: BILL SIGNINGS: S-430/A-2726 (Pou, Oroho/Giblin) – Concerns certain real estate licensees SCS for S-647/ACS for A-1186 (Beach, Cruz-Perez/Jones, Lampitt, Taliaferro) – Permits registered voters to receive mail-in ballots automatically for all elections under certain conditions S-847/A-4076 (Turner, Diegnan/Jasey, Murphy) – … Continue reading New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Signs Bills

New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Signs Legislation to Transfer PFRS Management

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy yesterday signed Senate Bill No. 5 after the Legislature concurred with recommendations made by the Governor to the bill.  The bill will transfer the management of the Police and Firemen’s Retirement System (PFRS) to a newly constituted Board of Trustees of PFRS. The bill will allow for members … Continue reading New Jersey News: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Signs Legislation to Transfer PFRS Management

New Jersey News: Governor Murphy Appoints Bill Castner as Senior Advisor to the Governor of Firearms

Trenton, NJ – New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the appointment of Bill Castner as Senior Advisor to the Governor on Firearms for the state of New Jersey. “New Jersey is leading the nation in tackling the epidemic of gun violence that takes innocent lives daily,” said Governor Phil Murphy.  “The creation of the States … Continue reading New Jersey News: Governor Murphy Appoints Bill Castner as Senior Advisor to the Governor of Firearms

New Jersey News: Governor Murphy Nominates Tracy Thompson as Insurance Fraud Prosecutor of the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy nominated Tracy Thompson to become insurance fraud prosecutor of the Office of Insurance Fraud Prosecutor, a position which is subject to the advice and consent of the State Senate. “I am confident that Tracy Thompson’s nomination as insurance fraud prosecutor will further set New Jersey on the … Continue reading New Jersey News: Governor Murphy Nominates Tracy Thompson as Insurance Fraud Prosecutor of the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor