Phil Murphy

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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Governor Phil Murphy
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David Madden
January 08, 2019 - 1:45 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A New Jersey legislative panel has resumed looking into an allegation that a Phil Murphy administration staffer was raped by an aide to the governor while both were working on his campaign in April of 2017. The aide resigned last fall after the allegation went public...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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Steve Tawa
January 07, 2019 - 5:10 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A staffer in New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's administration, who previously alleged that she was raped by another former top aide to the governor in 2017, has filed a lawsuit in Superior Court. Meanwhile, a hearing resumes Tuesday before a legislative committee on the...
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Delaware River and Bay Authority
David Madden
January 03, 2019 - 12:21 pm
NEW CASTLE, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has vetoed a toll increase on the Delaware Memorial Bridge scheduled to take effect in March. Murphy’s action came in the form of a two-page letter sent to the Delaware River and Bay Authority, which unanimously approved the hike from $...
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N.J. state capitol
Dreamstime
David Madden
January 01, 2019 - 10:15 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A three-judge panel has thrown out a part of the complicated requirements necessary for New Jersey public school students to graduate. The decision, handed down on Monday, affects a change scheduled to take effect for the class of 2020. Requirements that students...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
December 27, 2018 - 10:25 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — In its annual survey of members, the New Jersey Business and Industry Association finds mixed sentiment going into 2019. On the one hand, individual businesses see higher profits, sales and wages in the year ahead. But the state’s overall economic forecast isn’t...
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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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