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Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst has plenty riding on its bid to become the home of the Air Force's next generation of midair refueling jets.
The installation has plenty of supporters, too, as evident from a recent letter from U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur, R-3rd of Toms River, expressing local support for placement of the second batch of KC-46 jets being built by Boeing.
The joint base is one of five military installations vying for the new jets.Read more Share
In The News: Assembly Democrats Craig Coughlin, Pamela Lampitt, Troy Singleton, Daniel Benson, Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Gabriela Mosquera - protections against cyber-harassment for domestic violence victims
Coughlin, Lampitt, Singleton, Benson, Vainieri Huttle & Mosquera Bill to Add Cyber-Harassment to Domestic Violence Statutes Continues to Advance
Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Craig Coughlin, Pamela Lampitt, Troy Singleton, Daniel Benson, Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Gabriela Mosquera to bolster protections against cyber-harassment for domestic violence victims in New Jersey gained approval from the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee on Monday.
The bill (A-1946) would add cyber-harassment to the list of crimes considered domestic violence under the "Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1991."Read more Share
New Jersey needs to spend more money on higher education, make changes to its student loan programs and allow for new ways students can more quickly earn degrees, according to a state panel.
The recommendations are contained in a report set to be released Wednesday by a commission charged with looking at ways to make college more affordable in the state, which has the fourth highest public tuition and fees in the nation, averaging more than $13,000 a year.Read more Share