A former Monmouth County resident has been indicted for making threatening phone calls and emails to elected officials, judges, law enforcement and attorneys and phoning in false bomb threats to government offices, police, two law firms and a commercial establishment.
The New Jersey Assembly has passed a joint resolution sponsored by Jersey Shore Assemblyman Ron Dancer who is urging Congress to pass the Military Hunger Prevention Act that would give service members access to nutritional assistance.
Jersey Shore Congressman Chris Smith's (NJ-4th District-R) legislation to provide humanitarian relief to genocide victims in Iraq and Syria and hold ISIS perpetrators accountable passed the house on Tuesday night and now heads to President Donald Trump's desk to be signed into law.
Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a long-running dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law stalled a temporary funding bill, forcing about 800,000 federal workers off the job and suspending most non-essential federal programs and services.
As the Sandy Relief Bill moves closer to materializing, Congressman Rush Holt (D-12) warns cuts to the Regional Ocean Partnerships in the legislation will prove detrimental to the region as it recovers.
Two and a half months after Superstorm Sandy slammed Jersey, the House of Representatives has finally approved a 51 billion dollar relief package, much to the delight of the New Jersey Congressional delegation.