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Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Just minutes before Senate Democrats and a handful of Republicans were about to band together and decisively vote to overturn his repeated vetoes of enabling legislation (S-969) to preserve open space, farmland and historical sites, the governor swooped in with a face-saving deal.
Friday, June 24, 2016
It took seven years, but state lawmakers say they expect to finally override a Gov. Chris Christie veto next week. Three Republican...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
With the first day of summer came the dedication of Gloucester County's first state park. The Department of Environmental Protection on...

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