executive order

Interior of a prison cell
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David Madden
May 31, 2020 - 4:00 am
New Jersey’s highest court is reviewing a request from the American Civil Liberties Union that could set more inmates in state prisons free because of the pandemic. Read more here.
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David Caplan
May 28, 2020 - 9:39 am
President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a historic executive order that will limit the broad legal protection that federal law provides to social media platforms. See the details.
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Mike DeNardo
May 25, 2020 - 11:59 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says there will be fallout for places like churches and gyms that have opened up in defiance of his orders. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy gives daly update on coronavirus pandemic
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KYW Staff
May 16, 2020 - 2:00 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Saturday he signed an executive order allowing chartered boat services, including fishing and watercraft rentals, to resume beginning Sunday, May 17 at 6 a.m. Read more here.
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Forgive our rent
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AP News
May 07, 2020 - 2:14 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf has extended a moratorium on foreclosures and evictions by another two months. Read the latest here.
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President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Monday, April 20, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
April 21, 2020 - 11:46 am
President Donald Trump said that he will sign an executive order “to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States” because of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump
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December 11, 2019 - 10:54 am
President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Wednesday to interpret Judaism as a nationality and not just a religion, a move that the Trump administration believes will fight what they perceive as anti-Semitism on college campuses. Read more here.
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Governor Murphy holds a press conference with advocates, community and faith leaders on impact of marijuana legalization and expungement legislation in Trenton.
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David Madden
November 13, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Only one state in the nation, North Dakota, has a bank owned and operated by the government. Other states, like California, are considering the concept as a way to provide a lower cost alternative to the private sector, and New Jersey is the latest to join that list. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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John McDevitt
October 03, 2019 - 4:43 pm
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is taking a big step in his effort to fight climate change in the nation's fourth-biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Mike DeNardo
September 10, 2019 - 4:55 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order requiring that gun vendors the state buys from follow public safety principles. Read more here.
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