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Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
February 06, 2019 - 5:25 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An external investigation following a Murphy administration staffer's accusations of sexual assault against a colleague has officially concluded. Campaign worker Katie Brennan said she was raped in 2017 during the gubernatorial campaign of Phil Murphy by former aide...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Kim Glovas
February 04, 2019 - 2:09 pm
ELIZABETH, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey has joined the growing number of states that have approved a new $15 an hour minimum wage law. Gov. Phil Murphy signed the legislation at the headquarters of Make The Road New Jersey, an advocacy group for immigrants and working-class people. Workers and...
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New Jersey Attorney General, Gurbir S. Grewal
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David Madden
January 31, 2019 - 10:24 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation that requires the state, not a county prosecutor, to investigate and prosecute any case in which someone is killed by police or dies while in custody. It was an issue the governor ran on, and many civil rights groups...
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Gov. Phil Murphy delivers his first State of the State address in Trenton, New Jersey, on Jan. 15, 2019.
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Kim Glovas
January 29, 2019 - 1:07 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has directed state government offices to close early ahead of expected snow across the state. Government offices will close on a rolling basis beginning at 1:30 p.m. Parts of New Jersey will get snow throughout the day and tonight. Join me...
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Gov. Phil Murphy delivers his first State of the State address in Trenton, New Jersey, on Jan. 15, 2019.
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David Madden
January 24, 2019 - 12:25 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A second New Jersey prosecutor has declined to file criminal charges against a former aide to Gov. Phil Murphy who is accused of raping a female volunteer during the 2017 campaign for governor. The Middlesex County Prosecutor evaluated accusations Katie Brennan has...
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Gov. Phil Murphy makes an announcement on fighting the opioid crisis on January 23, 2019, at Cooper University Hospital in Camden.
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David Madden
January 23, 2019 - 3:44 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and several members of his administration traveled to Cooper Hospital in Camden to unveil the latest plan to address the opioid epidemic. With more than 3,000 overdose deaths in the state last year, the governor is removing administrative...
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Jon Bon Jovi
CNN
January 21, 2019 - 12:50 pm
By Chloe Melas (CNN) — Jon Bon Jovi is the latest celebrity to help out government workers who are not being paid during the government shutdown. The rocker's New Jersey restaurant announced in a Facebook post over the weekend that federal workers are welcome to a free meal. JBJ Soul Kitchen ,...
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Governor Phil Murphy gives the State of the State Address in the Assembly Chambers at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J. on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019.
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David Madden
January 17, 2019 - 5:42 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey legislative leaders and Gov. Phil Murphy have reached a deal that will raise the state’s minimum wage for most workers to $15 an hour over the next five years. It took months to reach the accord announced through identical press releases from Murphy’s...
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Gov. Phil Murphy delivers his first State of the State address in Trenton, New Jersey, on Jan. 15, 2019.
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David Madden
January 15, 2019 - 5:08 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy offered his first State of the State message to a joint legislative session in Trenton. It was a mix of changes made, changes still needed and one potentially huge roadblock. The governor opened his 55 minute address with a scathing review...
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Mar 24, 2018; Newark, WI, USA; New Jersey governor Phil Murphy addresses the crowd at Military Park following the march.
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David Madden
January 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PASSAIC, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has approved two pieces of legislation that are aimed at improving security in non-public schools, houses of worship and community centers. The New Jersey Department of Education will be getting $11.3 million added to its budget to be...
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