Phil Murphy

Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports
November 08, 2018 - 4:56 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Gov. Phil Murphy signed a measure Thursday barring the purchase of firearms parts used to make untraceable weapons, sometimes called ``ghost guns.'' Murphy, a Democrat, signed the bill alongside Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and lawmakers. "I am proud to sign a bill into law...
Read More
Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for William Hill Race & Sports Bar
October 30, 2018 - 5:33 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's tax return indicates that his gross income went up roughly 48 percent to $6.8 million in 2017. The Democratic governor on Tuesday released a couple of pages from his 1040 form and a summary of his income and taxes paid going back to 2010. Murphy...
Read More
Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports
October 29, 2018 - 4:56 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is calling for a new round of gun-related legislation. The freshman Democrat said at a news conference he was pushing for ``gun safety package 2.0'' Monday in light of the attack over the weekend at a Pittsburgh synagogue that left 11 people dead...
Read More
Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for William Hill Race & Sports Bar
October 29, 2018 - 4:49 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A new law requiring New Jersey employers to offer paid sick leave has gone into effect. The measure requiring employers to provide one hour of sick leave for every 30 hours worked took effect Monday. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed the measure into law in May. Under the law...
Read More
Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for William Hill Race & Sports Bar
October 22, 2018 - 5:35 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Gov. Phil Murphy is bringing his predecessor's attorney general on board to help investigate his administration's handling of a sexual assault complaint by a state official. The Democratic governor's office released a statement Monday from former Attorney General Chris Porrino...
Read More
Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for William Hill Race & Sports Bar
October 19, 2018 - 5:54 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is heading to Israel on the second and final leg of his first overseas trip. Murphy is set to leave for Tel Aviv and Jerusalem on Saturday. He's currently in Germany on an economic mission. His office says the purpose of the trip is to ``deepen...
Read More
Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez
Hudson County Prosecutor's Office
October 17, 2018 - 11:59 am
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez denounced allegations that she interfered in an investigation into sexual assault allegations by a state worker, and said she stands by the decision not to file charges. STATEMENT OF HUDSON COUNTY PROSECUTOR ESTHER SUAREZ https://t...
Read More
Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for William Hill Race & Sports Bar
October 15, 2018 - 2:12 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- New Jersey's governor says he's ordered an investigation into the hiring of a senior staffer despite allegations of sexual assault in his past, and a current one from a state official. “I feel awful for Katie [Brennan>. Nobody deserves this. She’s been screaming out for...
Read More
Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for William Hill Race & Sports Bar
October 12, 2018 - 8:58 am
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Trouble in Trenton? New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has provided no details behind the sudden resignation of his top aide, Albert Alvarez. Reports say Alvarez was the subject of a sexual assault investigation last year. NJ.com reports, that three sources say Alvarez was...
Read More
Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for William Hill Race & Sports Bar
October 02, 2018 - 6:27 pm
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday that a former municipal official who resigned from a $70,000-a-year state job after it came to light he was convicted of taking bribes from undercover FBI agents has earned a second chance. Murphy, a Democrat, delivered a passionate...
Read More

Pages