TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Declaring it New Jersey’s response to a national crisis, lawmakers on Thursday sent a half-dozen measures tightening the state’s already-strict gun control laws to Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy’s desk.
The Democratic governor said he would sign the bills, establishing ...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s official portrait will cost $85,000, which is more than taxpayers shelled out for paintings of his three predecessors combined.
Lawmakers break from church, support assisted suicide bill
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Some Catholic lawmakers in New Jersey are breaking with the church and supporting legislation that would let terminally ill residents obtain drugs to end their lives.
Catholic leaders have urged defeat of the measure, but The Record reported (http://bit.ly/2hwYQdL ) ...
Senator wants probe into whether N.J. schools have contracts with EpiPen maker
A state senator has called on the New Jersey Attorney General to review whether the maker of EpiPens has contracts with any school districts in the state that prohibited officials from purchasing the drugs — used to counter allergic reactions —from the company’s competitors.