Gov. Phil Murphy

Governor Phil Murphy announces recommendations from the Criminal Sentencing and Disposition Commission in Trenton on November 14, 2019.
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David Madden
November 15, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Leaders in Trenton vow to use the lame duck session of the New Jersey legislature to adopt many of the criminal justice reform suggestions made by a blue-ribbon panel.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
June 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey will have a budget on Sunday, averting a possible shutdown Monday. But Governor Phil Murphy is expected to line item veto at least some of the $38.7 billion spending plan approved by the legislature 10 days ago. We’ll learn more about what’s cut when Murphy...
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Governor Phil Murphy signs sweeping legislation to expand paid family leave on February 19, 2019, in Piscataway.
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Ian Bush
February 19, 2019 - 3:39 pm
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Workers in New Jersey will be able to take more time for family leave - and for more reasons - under a bill signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Phil Murphy. Think of this as paid family leave 2.0 in the state. The expanded program allows workers to take up to 12 weeks...
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June 28, 2018; Trenton, NJ, USA; New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy during a press conference as he talks about the budget impasse.
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David Madden
January 09, 2019 - 3:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An audit conducted by the New Jersey State Controller has found major discrepancies in a tax incentive program that’s been in place for more than a decade to lure and keep businesses in the state. The audit of the Economic Development Authority’s 11-year-old tax...
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