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Radio Hosts to Return After 10 Day Suspension

New Jersey hosts Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco issued an apology today for comments made Wednesday regarding New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on their popular, statewide radio show. from - TRENTON — New Jersey hosts Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco issued an apology today for comments made Wednesday regarding New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on their popular, statewide radio show. “We offer our sincerest apologies to Attorney General Gurbir Grewal as well as the Sikh and Asian communities…
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NJ Gov Murphy Outraged Over Attorney General Mock – Top Local Radio Hosts Removed from Air

Trenton, NJ: Governor Phil Murphy states, “I’m outraged by the abhorrent and xenophobic comments made earlier today mocking Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on “The Dennis & Judi Show” on New Jersey Hate speech has no place in New Jersey, and it does not belong on our airwaves. Station management must now hold the hosts accountable for these intolerant and racist comments.” Pictured is NJ Gov Phil Murphy (L) and Attorney General Gurbir Grewal (C) during the Grewal swearing in ceremony.…
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Indictment Charges Man with Soliciting Bribes and Fictitious Fees from Victims of Superstorm Sandy While Employed at Housing Recovery Center

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a man who worked at a state-operated housing recovery center in Newark after Superstorm Sandy has been indicted on charges that he demanded thousands of dollars in bribes and fictitious fees from storm victims, fraudulently representing to the victims that he could expedite and/or increase the federal relief funds they received. The Division of Criminal Justice Financial & Computer Crimes Bureau obtained a four-count state grand jury indictment on Friday, July…
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State of NJ Homeland Special Events Resources

Trenton, NJ: The State of NJ, Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness offer Special Event Resources. NJOHSP compiles a statewide list of special events to be distributed to all law enforcement agencies to provide situational awareness and to assist in local planning requirements. Special events include any event that attracts large numbers of participants and spectators in both a public and/or private venue. Examples include: concerts, marathons, firework displays, community celebrations, visits by VIPs, sporting events, holiday gatherings, etc. We…
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Coombs of Elmer NJ Appointed to National Potato Promotion Board

WASHINGTON, DC: 2. - Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the appointment of 30 members to serve three-year terms on the National Potato Promotion Board beginning March 1, 2018. Newly appointed producer members are: Jared B. Smith, Alamosa, Colo. Wes Pahl, Aberdeen, Idaho Tyson Ruff, Aberdeen, Idaho Kasey Poulson, American Falls, Idaho Eric Searle, Burley, Idaho Mike Larsen, Declo, Idaho Ryan Christensen, Grace, Idaho Jeff Blanksma, Hammett, Idaho Steve Elfering, Idaho Falls, Idaho Stevens, Idaho Falls, Idaho Blake Matthews,…
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Unleashing America’s Offshore Oil and Gas Potential

Draft Proposed Program considers nearly the entire Outer Continental Shelf for potential oil and gas lease sales. The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) develops the Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program (National OCS Program) for oil and gas development in accordance with the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCS Lands Act). This National OCS Program establishes a five-year schedule of oil and gas lease sales proposed for the  OCS. The National OCS Program specifies the size, timing,…
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MA, Maine, Maryland, North Carolina, New York and Virginia Opposes Rollback of Safety Protections During Proposed Expansion of Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling

Boston, MA:  — Attorney General Maura Healey joined a coalition of attorneys general in submitting comments to the Department of Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) opposing a plan to weaken BSEE’s regulations designed to reduce environmental and safety risks associated with offshore drilling following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill. “The Deepwater Horizon tragedy caused the death of 11 oil rig workers and catastrophic losses of marine life when millions of gallons of oil spilled…
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NJ Governor-elect Phil Murphy opens Stronger and Fairer Economy Transition Committee working group

State House News - Trenton, NJ:  Governor-elect Phil Murphy opens a Stronger and Fairer Economy Transition Committee working group with Advisor Carl Van Horn at The New Jersey Economic Development Authority on West State Street. WATCH NEWS VIDEO Advisor Carl Van Horn
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