Sarlo, Singleton, Oroho, Bucco Bill Would Help Small Businesses & Partnerships Preserve Tax Deductibility
TRENTON – Legislation authored by Senators Paul Sarlo (D-Bergen), Troy Singleton (D-Burlington), Steve Oroho (R-Sussex), and Anthony Bucco Sr. (R-Morris) that will preserve the federal deductibility of an estimated $23 billion in state income taxes for small businesses and partnerships was approved by the Senate today.Read more
Will Strengthen Singleton Bill By Extending Disclosure To Advocacy for Legislation & Regulations, Retroactive To January 1, 2018Read more
A half century after the Watergate scandal set off a scramble to push big money out of American politics, big money is bigger than ever. Reformers keep trying to set up barriers, and politicians keep finding ways around them, often with the help of the courts.Read more
As issue-advocacy group tied to Murphy goes back on promise to disclose donors, Sweeney fast-tracks legislation that has been sidelined for years.Read more
Higher education in NJ is hobbled by inequities that leave many minority students ill-equipped for college and the job market, authors contend.Read more
Sweeney Endorses Disclosure Requirements For Independent Advocacy Organizations: 'This Is One Where We Agree'
TRENTON – Senate President Steve Sweeney announced today his support for legislation that would require independent advocacy committees to disclose their donors, bringing greater transparency to organizations that work to influence the process of government.Read more
Released Wednesday, the audit report was highly critical of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s monitoring of the incentive programs it oversees and noted that a review of 48 of the 401 projects awarded credits since their inception in 2005 determined that thousands of jobs supposedly created or retained by companies awarded tax breaks could not be verified.Read more
Event will be held as a Day of Service in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
MAPLE SHADE, NJ- Inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Senator Troy Singleton is partnering with Habitat for Humanity for his January community service project. The “Serve with Senator Singleton” event will be held on Monday, January 21, 2019 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore located at 530 Route 38 East in Maple Shade.Read more
The 7th Legislative District legislator will trade his gavel as chair of the Senate’s Military and Veterans Affairs Committee for the chairman’s post of the Community and Urban Affairs Committee.Read more
State comptroller cites sloppy oversight, possible misuse of funds as reasons firefighters and their families are not collecting all the money they’re entitled to.Read more