Phil Murphy

Former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made hihis first public appearance since leaving the governor's office
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David Madden
October 19, 2018 - 7:23 am
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — After 10 months in the private sector, former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made his first public appearance in a speech to some 300 people at Rowan University, talking about the future of the Republican Party. He wound up comparing his record to that of the man who...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Ian Bush
October 15, 2018 - 3:28 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The news conference Monday was supposed to be about the Gov. Phil Murphy's upcoming trip to Germany and Israel. Instead, he was responding to a report that suggests multiple points of failure starting with the period before he took office. "Let me be absolutely and...
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NJ Transit
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
October 09, 2018 - 1:53 pm
METUCHEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Phil Murphy has released a long-awaited, 166-page audit of New Jersey Transit and vows to address every recommendation made within it. It took eight years of decline, as Murphy sees it, to get to this point. So NJT won’t get fixed overnight. One of the many...
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Gov. Phil Murphy announces computer science education initiatives at Steinert High School in Hamilton Township on Oct. 3, 2018.
Edwin J. Torres/NJ Governor's Office via Flickr
David Madden
October 03, 2018 - 4:21 pm
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Murphy administration has announced plans to provide $2 million in state grants for New Jersey high schools to establish or expand computer science classes. Schools can apply for the grants this month, with the money distributed early next year. Gov...
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Gov. Phil Murphy announces his major economic agenda on Oct. 1, 2018 in Nutley, New Jersey.
Edwin J. Torres/NJ Governor's Office via Flickr
Ian Bush
October 02, 2018 - 6:27 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — This could be the month New Jersey takes a big step toward legalizing recreational marijuana — at least that's what Gov. Phil Murphy suggests, echoing the forecast from the state's top lawmaker. Oct. 29 is the date Senate President Steve Sweeney has said he expects a...
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Governor Phil Murphy hosts a press conference to discuss the budget on Monday, June 18, 2018.
Photo Credit: Edwin J. Torres Governor's Office.
David Madden
September 27, 2018 - 5:21 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy told reporters at an event in Union County Thursday that he believes Christine Blasey Ford. Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee about a sexual assault in 1982 she insists came at the hands of Supreme Court nominee Brett...
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Black Bear
David Madden
September 26, 2018 - 4:05 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An organization representing New Jersey hunters plans to go to court, opposing the Murphy administration’s ban on using state-owned lands to allow for this year’s black bear hunt. Gov. Phil Murphy issued an executive order last month that banned hunters from using...
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David Madden
September 20, 2018 - 6:03 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Murphy administration has released a 64-page report looking at the future of Atlantic City, which has been under state control for about two years. It appears that takeover will remain in place in spite of the governor's promise as a candidate to end it...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
September 18, 2018 - 3:49 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Tuesday the distribution of more than $20 million to expand preschool programs in 31 school districts, including several in South Jersey. Schools in Bellmawr, Lindenwold and Woodlynne in Camden County are among those to share in the...
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Dreamstime
Molly Daly
September 17, 2018 - 6:57 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Green energy got a boost Monday in New Jersey, as the state's public utilities board moved to take applications from offshore wind energy developers. New Jersey Board of Public Utilities President Joseph Fiordaliso said the vote in the body's monthly meeting was...
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