- New Jersey lowers lottery's revenue projections by $25M Updated: May-19-15 5:26 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - The state's lottery is bringing in less money than Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration expected this fiscal year.
- New Jersey senate leader hits brakes on pump-your-own gas Updated: May-19-15 2:59 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey drivers won't have to pump their own gas any time soon.
- New Jersey Senate votes to rescind cap on superintendent pay Updated: May-19-15 10:50 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey's state Senate is trying to undo Gov. Chris Christie's cap on how much school superintendents can be paid.
- Lawmakers approve measure outlawing sex with animals Updated: May-18-15 5:35 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - The state Senate unanimously approved a measure that would bar people from having sexual contact with animals.
- Senate panel passes bills affecting standardized tests Updated: May-18-15 4:54 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A ban on standardized tests in kindergarten through the second grade has come one step closer to becoming law.
- New Jersey lawmakers could outlaw dog fighting Updated: May-18-15 3:32 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - Dog fighting and leading a dog-fighting network could soon be explicitly outlawed in New Jersey.
- New bill would allow New Jersey drivers to pump gas Updated: May-16-15 12:55 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Drivers in New Jersey could soon pump their own gas under a bill being introduced in the Assembly.
- Assembly votes to authorize gestational surrogacy Updated: May-14-15 5:14 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - For the second time in three years the Democrat-led Legislature on Thursday sent Republican Gov. Chris Christie a bill establishing a legal framework for gestational carriers.
- New Jersey Assembly condemns proposed $225M Exxon settlement Updated: May-14-15 3:55 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - The New Jersey Assembly is condemning a proposed $225 million settlement in an environmental dispute with ExxonMobil that Republican Gov. Chris Christie has described as "a really good deal."
- Lawmakers considering overhaul of smart gun law Updated: May-13-15 2:48 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A never enforced state law requiring pistols sold in New Jersey to have technology allowing only the gun's owners to fire them could be overhauled
- Bill would make slingshots legal in New Jersey Updated: May-13-15 12:29 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Slingshots could soon be legal in New Jersey.
- Bill in New Jersey would toughen penalties for swatting Updated: May-11-15 5:01 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - People convicted of calling authorities with false reports to get SWAT teams called to the scene could get up to 10 years in prison under a bill that advanced Monday in a legislative committee.
- Democrats outraising Republicans ahead of New Jersey primary Updated: May-11-15 12:08 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A handful of incumbent members of New Jersey's Assembly are dominating funding ahead of next month's primary elections.
- Cheerleading could become a sport in New Jersey Updated: May-07-15 2:03 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Cheerleading could officially be considered a sport in New Jersey.
- Lawmaker: State AG should handle deaths caused by police Updated: May-06-15 2:32 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A New Jersey lawmaker said Wednesday she will introduce a bill to remove local prosecutors from cases involving a death caused by a police officer.
- New Jersey lawmakers plan new Port Authority overhaul Updated: Apr-29-15 4:10 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A new bill to overhaul the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey could be coming soon, New Jersey lawmakers said Wednesday, the latest development after the failed March effort to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto of a bill passed unanimously in both states' legislatures.
- Exxon settlement cash could be available by August Updated: Apr-27-15 5:12 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Cash from a proposed $225 million settlement between New Jersey and Exxon Mobil will likely not be available until the start of the next fiscal year.
- Commuters to get chance to weigh in on NJ Transit fares Updated: Apr-25-15 9:53 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - Commuters in New Jersey who take nearly 1 million trips on the state transit agency's trains, buses and light rail cars each week are facing a roughly 9 percent fare increase.