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Both parties irate over Iran nuke deal

Both Demonrats and Republicans are irate over the latest leaks coming from the Iran nuke talks. If reports are true, “then we are not inching closer to Iran’s negotiating position, but leaping toward it with both feet,” charged Sen. 808 more words

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NJ Democratic Lawmakers Push To Make Hudson-Bergen Light Rail A Reality

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Standing in the street between railroad tracks and Englewood City Hall, lawmakers would like to see the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail live up to its name. 172 more words


Senator Expected to Face Federal Corruption Charges

Originally published on March 7, 2015, at NationofChange.org

The Justice Department is preparing to file criminal corruption charges against former Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Sen. 745 more words

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Sen. Menendez Calls For Privacy Bill To Protect Consumers In Case Of Data Breaches

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and Rep. Albio Sires (D-N.J.) announced Friday that they plan to reintroduce a Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights to improve protection for consumer data. 432 more words


Study To Look At Ways To Prevent Flooding Of Rahway River Basin

RAHWAY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A federally-funded million dollar study will help the Army Corp of Engineers find ways to prevent flooding along an area in North Jersey. 243 more words


Sen. Menendez Calls For Sanctions In Iran Despite Obama's Call To 'Hold Your Fire'

UNION BEACH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) said Friday that he wants to see new sanctions Iran if no agreement is reached on nuclear negotiations, despite concerns from President Barack Obama that such sanctions could jeopardize a deal. 517 more words


NJ Lawmakers To Introduce Bills To Prohibit Sandy ‘Clawback’ Letters

UNION BEACH, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Two federal lawmakers from New Jersey plan to introduce legislation next week that would prevent the federal government from taking back aid it mistakenly gave to… 327 more words