WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Bill Pascrell wins reelection to U.S. House in New Jersey's 9th Congressional District.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — It took a couple of days of counting, but New Jersey's first nearly all-mail statewide primary turned out to be good for incumbents.
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A longtime New Jersey Congressman is recuperating after undergoing heart bypass surgery.
Democratic Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr., 83, was found to have blockages in his...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and other top officials met Tuesday in Mexico City with a U.S. congressional delegation to lobby for U.S. approval of a pending trade...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Native American tribes have emerged as key players in the legislative debates over whether states should legalize sports betting, with some opposing the idea because it...
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A longtime New Jersey congressman says he's home and celebrating the Fourth of July with his family following an overnight hospitalization after nearly collapsing of what a spokesman said was heat exhaustion during a news conference.
Democratic Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. said in a Twitter post Wednesday that he had been discharged from the hospital where he was taken after nearly collapsing at the Englewood's Fire Department headquarters.
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A longtime New Jersey congressman has been hospitalized after nearly collapsing during a news conference due to what a spokesman said was heat exhaustion.
The Record reports Democratic Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. was escorted Tuesday from Englewood's Fire Department headquarters with his arms around the necks of two firefighters.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Aiming to cushion the effect of the federal tax overhaul's limit on state and local tax deductions, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday signed into law a bill letting people deduct their property tax bills as charitable contributions.
FAIR LAWN, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's incoming Democratic governor says he wants to allow residents to pay property taxes as charitable contributions as a way to push back against the new federal tax overhaul.
Phil Murphy said Friday the proposal was a "first step" in pushing back against the Republican-sponsored tax plan.
Under the law, which President Donald Trump recently signed, state and local tax deductions on federal returns are capped at $10,000.
FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Democrats hoping to win this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie dragged the George Washington Bridge lane closures scandal into the campaign on Tuesday, with the mayor whose streets were deliberately gridlocked in 2013 taking aim at the administration.
BEDMINSTER TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A few hundred protesters have rallied against President Donald Trump near one of his New Jersey golf clubs.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell applauded the protesters from the back of a red pickup truck on Saturday morning in Bedminster Township where an effigy to Trump was covered by an American flag.
TENAFLY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democrat Rep. Bill Pascrell will hold a town hall meeting in Tenafly.
The Record reports (https://njersy.co/2oCoGz0) that Pascrell will hold the meeting at Tenafly Middle School at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Pascrell says he will listen to his constituents' concerns and explain current projects he is working on.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Rep. David Young ignited loud cheers from hundreds at an Iowa meeting last week when he said, "Donald Trump should release his taxes," calling the move a "no brainer."
Given the first chance to force the GOP president's hand, Young passed.
The two-term, Des Moines-area lawmaker returned to Washington and sided with the Republican majority late Monday to block a Democratic attempt to force Trump to release his tax returns to Congress.
SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — Federal lawmakers from New Jersey have announced legislation aimed at improving fire safety on college campuses.
The proposed Campus Fire Safety Education Act would increase fire safety awareness among college students and help improve their fire training. It would allow colleges to get funding through a competitive grant program that they could use to start, expand or improve a fire safety education program on their campus.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two New Jersey congressmen have introduced legislation to allow towns to paint strips of blue on roadways to honor police after regulators said the tributes crossed the line of federal safety rules.
Republican U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance and Democratic U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell introduced legislation Tuesday to permit the blue lines that have sprung up in towns around the state and elsewhere after more than 100 police officers were killed in the line of duty nationally last year.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Backers of a proposal to add two new casinos to northern New Jersey, near New York City, concede that voters will likely reject it next month, and now want to try to keep the margin of defeat from being too great.
At a forum Friday in support of the ballot question, many backers acknowledged what polls have shown for months: The measure is probably headed for defeat.
They agreed that, at this point, the best they can do is to attempt to limit the damage.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Tens of thousands of fans will crowd into MetLife Stadium three times over the next week to watch Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, some because they acted quickly enough to buy tickets at face value — and others because they were willing to pay more on the secondary market.