Senator Menendez Grills Pompeo During Closing Remarks at Hearing

ICYMI: Menendez Grills Pompeo During Closing Remarks at Hearing  “Please don’t talk to me about politics…. if President Obama did what President Trump did in Helsinki, I’d be peeling you off of the Capitol’s ceiling!”  “Here’s the point: When the President speaks, it IS the policy of the United States… …

URGENT! Less Than A Half-Penny Could Sabotage Governor Murphy’s Progressive Agenda! Take Action Now!

“The nub of this fight is over less than a half penny of sales tax. Democratic legislators are sabotaging the agenda of their own governor, and threatening to shut down government, just to save Christie’s meaningless cut in the sales tax of less than one-half a percent.” ~ Tom Moran, The Star-Ledger: Welcome …

Menendez Statement on Trump Administration’s Attack on New Jersey Taxpayers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  May 23, 2018   CONTACT Steven_Sandberg@menendez.senate.gov   Menendez Statement on Trump Administration’s Attack on New Jersey Taxpayers   “It is absolutely unacceptable to use the IRS as a political weapon to target New Jerseyans”   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Menendez, a senior member of the Senate Finance Committee …

Governor Murphy Signs the Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act

What a privilege to see this bill signed today in Trenton. Lilly Ledbetter was on hand to give her nod of approval to Governor Phil Murphy as he penned his name on this bill. Today marks day 99 of Murphy’s first 100 days in office. The new law is called …

Governor Murphy Signs Landmark Legislation Expanding Voter Registration and Protecting Voting Rights

One of our goals at ATNJ is to ensure that the voting rights of all New Jerseyans are protected. We welcome this new legislation and extend our thanks to all the sponsors of this bill, including Senators Vitale and Beach, and Assembly members Coughlin, Schaer, Eustace, Downey, Benson, Wimberly, McKeon, Jasey, Chiaravalloti, …

Menendez, Booker Announce Nearly $570K to Help NJ’s Homeless Vets Move into Permanent Housing

April 6, 2018 CONTACT: Steven_Sandberg@menendez.senate.gov Menendez, Booker Announce Nearly $570K to Help NJ’s Homeless Vets Move into Permanent Housing NEWARK, N.J. – U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker today announced $568,362 in federal funding for veterans to locate and move into permanent housing with case management and clinical services. …

NJ State Investment Council Announces Sale of Holdings in Manufacturers of Automatic & Semi-Automatic Arms for Civilian Use

  NJ State Investment Council Announces Sale of Holdings in Manufacturers of Automatic & Semi-Automatic Arms for Civilian Use From the New Jersey Department of Treasury:Division of Investment Exercises its Fiduciary Responsibilities to Act in the Best Interest of Plan Participants, Based on the Merits of the Investment Trenton – The …

Help Us Fight Offshore Drilling

Help us fight offshore drilling! GOAL: Stop the BOEM (Bureau of Ocean Energy Management) from issuing leases for oil drilling off New Jersey’s coasts! DEADLINE: March 9! ACTION: Submit a public comment to stand against offshore drilling by visiting this link and clicking on the button that says “Comment Now!” …