Phil Murphy

Gurbir Grewal, N.J. attorney general
New Jersey Attorney General's Office
The CBS Evening News
July 26, 2018 - 8:18 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A pair of radio hosts have been pulled off the air indefinitely after making comments about New Jersey's attorney general that Gov. Phil Murphy described as "abhorrent and xenophobic." New Jersey 101.5 mid-day hosts Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco were discussing Gurbir...
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Governor Phil Murphy
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David Madden
July 14, 2018 - 10:00 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- With his first budget battle now behind him, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is looking to the next several months to make major steps on his progressive agenda. After addressing public and private sector labor unions in Atlantic City this week, Murphy laid out...
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Governor Phil Murphy
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July 13, 2018 - 4:14 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The Murphy Administration has released new state aid numbers for more than 500 school districts. And it demonstrates how the governor is doling out money to growing districts long underfunded by the state. The $8.5 billion package hammered out as part of the budget...
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Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Oliver, Senate President Sweeney and Speaker Coughlin hold a press conference on budget agreement in Trenton on June 30, 2019.
Photo Credit: Edwin J. Torres Governor's Office.
David Madden
June 30, 2018 - 10:41 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey will not endure a second government shutdown in as many years. Governor Phil Murphy and fellow Democrats in the legislature have cut a budget deal, just hours before a Midnight deadline. The legislature will take action on the accord early Sunday morning...
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Governor Phil Murphy
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David Madden
June 29, 2018 - 6:29 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- A budget impasse between New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and fellow Democrats in the legislature has put the state at the brink of a shutdown at midnight Saturday. It appears the key stumbling block is now the millionaires tax. Legislators are ready to accept one that...
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Budget
David Madden
June 29, 2018 - 3:43 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- As negotiations continue in Trenton to avert a possible government shutdown, the second in as many years over a budget, members of the state's religious community are chiming in. They've sent a letter to state legislators to, in effect, back Governor Phil Murphy's...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
June 22, 2018 - 9:00 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is reversing a decision made in the waning days of the Christie Administration that transferred control on mental health and addiction programs from one department to another. Officials say it's being done for the sake of efficiency...
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Sports Betting
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David Madden
June 08, 2018 - 4:37 pm
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- It appears any attempt to crank up sports betting in New Jersey prior to gaining approval from Governor Phil Murphy may have been nipped in the bud. A written warning's been issued to racetrack operators in the state. A letter from the state Racing Commission to...
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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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Ian Bush
May 29, 2018 - 3:38 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Preventing "brain drain" in New Jersey's tech sector is the aim of two new programs being pushed by Gov. Phil Murphy. One incentive would lasso talent before graduation day: "When internships are unpaid, a lot of the great potential employees are not identified because...
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Dreamstime
Cherri Gregg
May 28, 2018 - 2:17 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey could soon enact some of the most progressive transgender laws in the country. The bills, which impact how gender identity appears on certain records, are expected to be signed by Gov. Phil Murphy. The first bill establishes a transgender task force in New...
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