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Call it Murphycare: N.J. to create its own health insurance exchange, governor announces

New Jersey is pursuing its own state-based health insurance exchange, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Friday. The state filed a letter of intent with...

Murphy touts expungement as he continues push for marijuana bill’s passage

As the vote for a package of bills to legalize marijuana nears, Gov. Phil Murphy rallied for additional support Thursday focusing his efforts on...


Here are NJ Transit’s corporate board nominations

Gov. Phil Murphy announced Thursday the following nominations to New Jersey Transit's corporate board. Raymond Greaves (Bayonne, Hudson); David Rasmussen (Woodbridge, Middlesex); James Adams (West Orange, Essex); Reverend Janet...

Quinnipiac poll: Booker still behind Biden in early 2020 poll of N.Y. voters

Looking ahead to possible 2020 Democratic presidential contenders, former Vice President Joe Biden is in the lead among New York State...


Choose New Jersey, Newark Alliance partner to make Newark marquee name in state’s business attraction efforts

Gov. Phil Murphy and Newark Mayor Ras Baraka announced a strategic partnership between the Newark Alliance and Choose New Jersey on Wednesday that...

Flood Defense Act is smart long-term investment

(Editor's Note: This Op-Ed originally ran in the March 18, 2019, print edition of ROI-NJ.) Clocking in at more than 64 inches of precipitation,...


Show & Tell: Why the governor is pushing to legalize recreational marijuana

Gov. Phil Murphy recently reached an agreement with legislative leaders to legalize recreational marijuana use in New Jersey. He talked about the...

Plainfield’s Mapp hopes Opportunity Zone program takes city’s recent success to next level

With more than $500 million in projects under construction or in predevelopment, Plainfield is not hurting for investment. But it could always use...


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