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Singleton Bill To Provide Funding To NJSHARES S.M.A.R.T. Program Clears Committee

Trenton – Legislation to provide $10 million to the NJSHARES S.M.A.R.T. program, which offers energy assistance to homeowners in financial trouble cleared the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee today. The bill is sponsored by Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee Chair Senator Troy Singleton.

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Senate Approves Kean/Singleton Legislation To Support Charitable Giving

Measure Creates Tax Deduction for Contributions to NJ Charities During COVID-19 Pandemic

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Singleton, Cruz-Perez Bill To Establish The ‘Mortgage Assistance Pilot Program’ Clears Senate

Trenton – Legislation to establish the “Mortgage Assistance Pilot Program”, which would help a homeowner reduce the remaining amount of money owed on a mortgage, cleared the Senate today. The bill, S-2034, is sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Nilsa Cruz-Perez.

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Senate’s Fiscal Recovery Strategists To Conduct Public Hearing

Trenton – The team of economic recovery strategists leading the State Senate’s work to develop plans to restart the state’s economy from the coronavirus shutdown will conduct a public hearing on Monday to get input from health care professionals, Senator Paul Sarlo said today.

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Kean/Singleton Legislation To Support Charitable Giving Advances

TRENTON – The Senate Budget & Appropriations Committee has advanced legislation sponsored by Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean and Senator Troy Singleton that would give a boost to charitable organizations that are hard at work serving communities across New Jersey during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Singleton Bill To Establish The ‘Mortgage Assistance Pilot Program’ Passes Committee

Trenton – Legislation to establish the “Mortgage Assistance Pilot Program”, which would help a homeowner reduce the remaining amount of money owed on a mortgage, cleared the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee today. The bill, S-2034, was sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton.

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Singleton: Use Stimulus Money To Provide Hazard Pay Bonuses For Essential Workers

Trenton – State Senator Troy Singleton today urged the Governor and Legislative Leadership to consider utilizing a share of New Jersey’s federal stimulus money for hazard pay bonuses for our essential workers. The text of the letter is below:

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Singleton: Invest In NJ’s Unemployment System Now To Address Claims Backlog

Trenton– State Senator Troy Singleton today issued the following statement regarding the State’s backlog of unemployment claims:

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Singleton Introduces Legislation To Ease Financial Burdens On Local Governments During COVID-19

Proposal allows counties, municipalities to borrow to cover shortfalls resulting from pandemic through issuance of ‘coronavirus relief bonds’

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Sweeney And Senate Colleagues Offer Murphy’s Economic Commission Strategic Ideas To Support Economic Comeback

Trenton – Senate President Steve Sweeney and Senators Paul Sarlo, M. Teresa Ruiz, Steve Oroho, Declan O’Scanlon and Troy Singleton issued the following joint statement today offering Governor Murphy’s Economic Commission a plan to continue the public safety measures needed to counter the COVID-19 crisis and to offer some strategic steps to guide the reopening of New Jersey’s economy.

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