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Burlington County Commissioners Select New Director, Deputy Director For 2022

MOUNT HOLLY – The Burlington County Board of Commissioners celebrated the start of the new year at their 2022 Reorganization Meeting on Wednesday where they selected a new director and deputy director and resolved to continue to find new ways to help residents and businesses during the ongoing pandemic.

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Bill Would Send Some Sports Betting Taxes To Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would redirect some sports betting taxes from a state agency to the city of Atlantic City for property tax relief.

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Singleton Joins #BettyWhiteChallenge, Urges Donations To Animal Shelters In Actress' Honor

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ — Beloved actress Betty White passed away on December 31 at the age of 99, and fans around the country, including Bordentown's State Senator, have found a way to honor the animal-loving legend.

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NJ Legislature Passes Critical Bill To Help Survivors Of Human Trafficking

TRENTON: It is a particularly poignant time of year for the NJ Senate to vote to pass a vital bill that survivors of human trafficking have been waiting for – the eve of Human Trafficking Awareness Day. The bill A5322 which just passed unanimously will allow survivors to vacate criminal convictions that resulted from the abuse and exploitation of their traffickers. Awareness Day is a highlight of January’s Human Trafficking Prevention Month and will now also mark the efforts of legislators, survivors, and advocates to pass legislation to make it possible for survivors to build lives after their ordeal of trafficking.

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Sweeney, Singleton: Cabinet-Level Department Needed To Promote Diversity And Equity In State Government

Senators also push legislation requiring NJ Division of Investment to expand pool to include ‘underrepresented’ investment advisers

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Incoming N.J. Senate Leadership Team The Most Diverse In State History

When the 219th state Legislature is sworn in at noon on Tuesday, New Jersey will have the most diverse Senate majority leadership team in its history.

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Singleton-Ruiz Housing Bills Pass Senate

Trenton – The Senate today passed two bills sponsored by Senators Troy Singleton and M. Teresa Ruiz. The bills would modify standards for loans to sponsors for housing projects during a state of emergency and establish the “NJ Foreclosure Counseling Fund.”

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Ruiz, Beach, Singleton Bill Establishing Social Innovation Loan Guarantee Pilot Program Advances

Trenton – In an effort to encourage private investment in public health services, the Senate advanced legislation today sponsored by Senator M. Teresa Ruiz, Senator James Beach and Senator Troy Singleton which would establish a five-year social innovation loan pilot program to allow for private investment into public health services.

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Singleton, Pou, Ruiz Housing Bills Advance

Trenton – The Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee today advanced three bills sponsored by Senators Troy Singleton, Nellie Pou and M. Teresa Ruiz. The bills would expand opportunities for minority owned businesses in low and moderate-income housing developments, modify standards for loans to sponsors for housing projects during a state of emergency and establish the “NJ Foreclosure Counseling Fund.”

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Governor Murphy's Plans For Enhanced Environmental Regulation And Enforcement In New Jersey

Following New Jersey Governor Philip D. Murphy’s re-election this November, his Administration shows all signs of entering the new term with an aggressive environmental agenda.

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