Phil Murphy

Gov. Phil Murphy
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Ian Bush
December 13, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A new map will be in store for New Jersey's legislative districts in a few years, but the fight over how to draw the lines has already begun. The plan by top Democrats, including Senate President Steve Sweeney, is the subject of two hearings Thursday in Trenton, and the...
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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
December 05, 2018 - 5:21 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — One day after dramatic testimony from a state worker who claims she was raped last year allegedly by a now former staffer for New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, only to see her pleas for help ignored until she went to a newspaper, Murphy insists he’s doing what he can to...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
December 04, 2018 - 1:44 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A joint legislative committee in Trenton heard from a state employee who maintains that she was raped by a former aide to Gov. Phil Murphy during last year’s campaign. Katie Brennan went into lengthy detail Tuesday about what happened after the attack, allegedly at...
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Students work during the "hour of coding" event Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015 at Wells Community Academy High School in Chicago.
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David Madden
December 01, 2018 - 4:00 am
PATERSON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey is selecting three high schools, including one in Burlington County, to take part in a new teaching approach for kids who are interested in tech jobs of the future. The public-private partnership, known as P-TECH — Pathways in Technology Early College...
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Jan 2, 2018; West Hollywood, CA, USA; Marijuana samples on display at MedMen in West Hollywood. January 1 it became legal in California to sell recreational marijuana, but many shops began sales on Jan.2.
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Kim Glovas
November 26, 2018 - 3:54 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey lawmakers debated the merits of legalizing recreational marijuana on Monday, then voted to advance the bill out of committee. Dianna Houenou of the New Jersey American Civil Liberties Union was one of those testifying before the joint committee. She wants the...
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The Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation on Ringwood Avenue in Haskell, NJ.
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David Madden
November 16, 2018 - 12:50 pm
FORDS, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey Health Department has confirmed an 11th fatality from a deadly strain of a viral infection at a critical care pediatric facility in Passaic County. State officials are stepping up efforts to get things under control. There are now 34 confirmed cases of...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
November 10, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy took a look back at this week’s midterm election and likes the way it turned out — at least in the Garden State. Murphy told reporters in Newark that he approached his role as titular head of the Democratic Party the same way former DNC...
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David Madden
October 28, 2018 - 2:54 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Proponents of a plan to legalize adult use of recreational marijuana in New Jersey have seen two proposed deadlines for legislative action come and go. Gov. Phil Murphy and leaders in the legislature wanted to act by the end of September. That date got pushed back to...
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David Madden
September 29, 2018 - 10:00 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The New Jersey legislature is considering a bill that would give terminally ill people a legal means to take their own life. It’s an issue that’s been considered in the state twice before, but both times it never got past the state senate. “I’m confident that the...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
September 28, 2018 - 9:19 pm
CRANFORD, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey will try out Governor Phil Murphy’s plan to provide tuition-free community college starting with the spring semester at 13 schools across the state. It’s a test, the governor concedes, to see if his plan for community college for all might work. He made...
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