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To Protect Demoracy, Every Adult In NJ Has To Vote | Editorial

Since 1962, it has been mandatory for Australian citizens 18 years and older to enroll to vote. They also are required to go the polls on Election Day, or to cast their vote by mail.

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Singleton, Caputo, Jasey, Lagana & Quijano Bill To Revise Requirements For Disclosure Of Security Breaches Heads To Governor's Desk

Legislation Would Require Companies to Notify Consumers When Online Accounts Are Compromised

(TRENTON) - Legislation Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, Ralph Caputo, Mila Jasey, Joe Lagana and Annette Quijano sponsored to increase transparency when the security of consumers' personal information is compromised online received final legislative approval Friday and now heads to the governor.

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Vainieri Huttle, Muoio, Singleton, Caputo & Jasey Bill To Address Chronic Absenteeism In Public Schools Goes To Governor

(TRENTON) - Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Elizabeth Muoio, Troy Singleton, Ralph Caputo & Mila Jasey to tackle student absenteeism in public schools received final legislative approval Monday and now heads to the governor's desk.

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Singleton, Wimberly, Chiaravalloti & Mukherji Bill To Crack Down On Drivers Who Illegally Pass School Buses Heads To Governor

Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, Benjie Wimberly, Nicholas Chiaravalloti and Raj Mukherji instituting a school bus monitoring system to crack down on drivers trying to illegally pass buses gained final legislative approval from the General Assembly on Monday.

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Conaway, Moriarty, Tucker & Singleton Bill To Expand Veterans' Hiring Preference Clears Assembly

Legislation Would Eliminate Discrepancy Between State, Federal Definition of "Veteran"

(TRENTON) Legislation Assembly Democrats Herb Conaway, Paul Moriarty, Cleopatra Tucker and Troy Singleton sponsored to help more veterans secure employment in New Jersey was approved Monday by the General Assembly.

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Singleton & Schaer Legislation To Conduct Pension System ‘Stress Tests,’ Monitor Investment Management Fees Signed Into Law

Legislation sponsored by Assemblymen Troy Singleton and Gary Schaer to monitor the long-term health of the state's numerous public employee pension systems and track fees paid to outside investment managers was signed into law on Monday. 

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New Jersey Legislature Kicks Off New Session With New Members, New Leadership

TRENTON — A new legislative session kicked off on Tuesday as lawmakers took the oath of office for new terms and welcomed several new members, along with a change in leadership in the Assembly and a renewed drive to tackle the state’s biggest problems and challenges.

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An Environmentalist's Case For Nuclear Energy

If you believe that climate change is the most significant challenge confronting the world today, then you should also conclude that nuclear energy must remain part of our energy supply.

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NJ Lawmakers Press Ahead With Mental Health Service Reform

Some legislators, who initially were uneasy about process to consolidate oversight of behavioral and physical health programs, now look to build on the change.

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Gap Between Rich And Poor In NJ Getting Worse, Census Shows

The rich keep getting richer in New Jersey and the poor aren't keeping pace, new data shows.

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