Phil Murphy

E-cigarettes made by Juul
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AP News
September 12, 2019 - 4:40 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order establishing a task force to come up with recommendations on vaping amid a nationwide scare over severe lung illness and deaths tied to e-cigarettes. 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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Painting.
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Justin Udo
September 09, 2019 - 5:15 pm
New Jersey's Arts Ed Now program has helped the state become the first in the country to make sure all its students have access to art education.
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Welfare
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David Madden
September 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
New Jersey is increasing monthly cash payments to some of the state’s poorest residents.
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Wildwood Boardwalk.
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David Madden
September 05, 2019 - 1:38 pm
WILDWOOD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The tram cars on the Wildwood Boardwalk won’t be making the full run for the rest of the season. Blame the condition of supports on the south end of the span, which need work. In fact, the whole boardwalk needs some work, and the mayor of Wildwood is none too happy...
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David Madden
September 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
Word that New Jersey’s gasoline tax will not go up this fall is being welcomed by retailers across the state
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Physician-assisted suicide patient
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David Madden
August 28, 2019 - 1:43 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey’s aid in dying law is back in effect, even as appeals are being considered by the state’s highest court. North Jersey physician Yosef Glassman’s efforts to declare the law unconstitutional will be considered in October by Judge Paul Innes, who issued the...
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Right to die
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Mike DeNardo
August 27, 2019 - 2:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A New Jersey court decided doctors may once again help terminally ill patients in the Garden State end their lives. The state's aid-in-dying law, or medically assisted suicide, was temporarily put on hold after a Superior Court ruling two weeks ago. The law would...
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NJ Transit
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Mike DeNardo
August 19, 2019 - 3:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy wants an accurate picture of the delays and cancellations that have plagued the Atlantic City Rail Line and other New Jersey Transit trains for the last several years. Murphy has signed an executive order mandating that NJ Transit make...
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David Madden
August 09, 2019 - 3:45 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Changes are on the horizon for New Jersey’s controversial tax on shore house rentals. Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation Friday that would limit the scope of rentals that are subject to the tax. The 11.6 percent tax, which went into effect last year, is similar to...
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