New Jersey budget

Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
May 07, 2019 - 12:43 pm
EWING, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — As budget negotiations heat up in New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy is offering to sweeten the deal to fellow Democrats in the legislature in his efforts to expand the millionaires tax. At a town hall meeting in Ewing Monday evening, the governor announced that there had...
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Governor Phil Murphy today showcased details of the proposed New Jersey Innovation Evergreen Fund (NJIEF), a groundbreaking new program to bring more venture capital investment to New Jersey while strengthening the Garden State’s innovation ecosystem in N
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David Madden
March 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy continues pushing for priorities in his proposed $38.6 billion budget for the next fiscal year. Spurring innovation is seen as one way to stimulate the state’s economy and business climate. At an event in North Brunswick, the...
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Governor Phil Murphy
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David Madden
July 14, 2018 - 10:00 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- With his first budget battle now behind him, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is looking to the next several months to make major steps on his progressive agenda. After addressing public and private sector labor unions in Atlantic City this week, Murphy laid out...
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Protesters gather in front of the Collier County Courthouse in Naples to rally against the current immigration policies and to call for the reunification of families that were separated at Mexico's border.
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Cherri Gregg
July 03, 2018 - 6:30 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey's state budget includes money to help pay attorneys to represent immigrants fighting deportation. Garden state lawmakers agreed to allocate $2.1 million to help pay for legal representations in deportation matters. As it stands, non-citizens have no right to...
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Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Oliver, Senate President Sweeney and Speaker Coughlin hold a press conference on budget agreement in Trenton on June 30, 2019.
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David Madden
June 30, 2018 - 10:41 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey will not endure a second government shutdown in as many years. Governor Phil Murphy and fellow Democrats in the legislature have cut a budget deal, just hours before a Midnight deadline. The legislature will take action on the accord early Sunday morning...
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Governor Phil Murphy
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David Madden
June 29, 2018 - 6:29 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- A budget impasse between New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and fellow Democrats in the legislature has put the state at the brink of a shutdown at midnight Saturday. It appears the key stumbling block is now the millionaires tax. Legislators are ready to accept one that...
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Budget
David Madden
June 29, 2018 - 3:43 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- As negotiations continue in Trenton to avert a possible government shutdown, the second in as many years over a budget, members of the state's religious community are chiming in. They've sent a letter to state legislators to, in effect, back Governor Phil Murphy's...
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Governor Phil Murphy delivers his Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Address in Trenton on March 13, 2018.
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David Madden
June 26, 2018 - 2:20 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The clock continues to tick toward a weekend deadline in New Jersey to either get a budget or face the second government shutdown in as many years. Both Gov. Phil Murphy and fellow Democrats in the legislature are in spin mode, trying to sell why their budget and tax...
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Gov. Phil Murphy hosts a press conference to discuss the budget.
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David Madden
June 21, 2018 - 9:30 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey budget impasse continues, despite a pair of meetings between Gov. Phil Murphy and legislative leaders over how to fund the plan. The threat of a second government shutdown looms in little more than a week. The governor insists he's willing to negotiate...
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Gov. Phil Murphy hosts a press conference to discuss the budget.
Edwin J. Torres Governor's Office via Flickr
Suzanne Monaghan
June 18, 2018 - 3:24 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — With only 12 days left to enact a new budget, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said he will veto the legislature's proposal. Murphy said the proposed budget would leave the state with a $164 million budget deficit. "They are proposing almost $1 billion in unsustainable...
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