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Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Declaring State of Emergency in Flood-Impacted Counties

Directive Will Allow Resources to Be Focused on Hard-Hit Areas of Bergen, Essex, Monmouth, Ocean & Passaic   TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order 33, declaring a state of emergency in Bergen, Essex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Passaic counties and allowing for the extension of state resources, as necessary and as requested, into communities most directly impacted by flooding…
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INNOVATION – PRINCETON Governor Murphy Announces Tools to Spur Innovation and Growth of High-Tech Firms

WATCH Princeton Strong Video. PRINCETON, NJ – Story via Gov Office – Governor Phil Murphy today announced two important tools – the Incubator and Collaborative Workspace Rent Initiative (ICWRI) and a modernized Research and Development (R&D) tax credit –  to support new and established high-tech companies in growing the Garden State’s Innovation Economy. The Governor made the announcement during a visit…
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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…
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Governor Phil Murphy Signs Historic Legislation to Modernize and Equitably Distribute School Funding in New Jersey

CLIFFSIDE PARK – Making a historic investment in the education of New Jersey’s school children, Governor Phil Murphy today signed landmark legislation to fully and fairly fund public school districts in the Garden State. The bill, S-2, modernizes the State’s school funding formula for the first time in ten years.   “New Jersey’s education system experienced eight years of neglect during the…
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U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of the Victims of the Mass Shooting at the Capital Gazette

TRENTON - Governor Phil Murphy has ordered that the and New Jersey flags be flown at half-staff at all state buildings and facilities on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. The flags will be lowered in memory of the five victims of the recent mass shooting at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland. “New Jersey mourns the loss of the five brave reporters and editors who…
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Capitol City Chaos – Governor Responds to Capitol City Mass Gang Shooting at Trenton’s Art All Night Wire Works Event

Watch Inside Video of Mass Shooting. Trenton, NJ: Governor Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy respond to the aftermath of the a shooting at the Trenton Art All Night festival that left 20 injured and 1 person dead on Sunday, June 17, 2018. Trenton NJ Art All Night Mass Shooting followed Notice to Hamilton Twp and Trenton City Police.…
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