Phil Murphy

Medical marijuana in large jar at a legal marijuana dispensary.
David Madden
May 01, 2018 - 4:23 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey health officials said the state has reached a milestone in its medical marijuana program: A total of 20,000 people are now signed up. Of that amount, 4,200 patients registered since Gov. Phil Murphy took office almost four months ago — an increase of 21...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation that requires equal pay for women.
David Madden
April 24, 2018 - 5:47 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Come July, New Jersey will require equal pay for equal work across the board. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation that requires equal pay for women, and employers can face significant penalties if they fail to comply. The bill — named for former state Sen...
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Mar 24, 2018; Newark, WI, USA; New Jersey governor Phil Murphy addresses the crowd at Military Park following the march.
Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com-USA TODAY NETWORK
David Madden
April 20, 2018 - 10:00 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- The New Jersey legislature is considering a plan to allow tax amnesty as part of its deliberations for Gov. Phil Murphy's proposed $37.4 billion budget. Over the past two decades, the tax plan has been imposed four times, raising more than $1.3 billion total...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
April 14, 2018 - 9:45 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- In New Jersey, a new law will make it more difficult for teachers and others suspected of sexual misconduct to just move from one school district to another. The measure approved by Governor Phil Murphy lifts restrictions placed on districts where a teacher or other...
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