11th Annual Gloucester County State Breakfast

I want to thank Governor Ed Rendell for taking time out of his busy schedule to be the keynote speaker at the 11th Annual Gloucester County State Breakfast on Thursday, January 8th. It was an honor to have the opportunity to listen to his words of wisdom.

2015 Swearing-In Ceremonies

Mosquera Bill Would Toughen Domestic Violence Statutes

Charged with domestic violence against his fiancée, football star Ray Rice avoided jail time when he was accepted for pretrial intervention as a first-time offender. That would become more difficult if legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Gabriela Mosquera becomes law.

Mosquera Bill to Strengthen Laws Against Domestic Violence Introduced

Assemblywoman Gabriela Mosquera has introduced legislation to make it more difficult for first-time domestic violence offenders to enter pretrial intervention (PTI) and thus avoid jail time.

Moriarty Bill Outlawing Unsolicited Text Message Ads Gets Assembly OK

Legislation Assemblyman Paul Moriarty sponsored to prohibit advertisers from sending unwelcome and unsolicited text advertisements to consumers was approved 76-0 by the Assembly and will now be referred to the Senate for consideration.

Madden Honored with ‘Paul L. Troast Award for Public Service’ By NJBIA for Leadership in Solving NJ’s UI Fund Crisis

Senator Fred H. Madden was honored by the New Jersey Business & Industry Association for his leadership in solving the state’s Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund crisis.

Mosquera Bill Package to Bolster U.S. Economy Gains Assembly Approval

Legislation Assemblywoman Gabriela Mosquera sponsored to prohibit agencies from using imported materials to complete a job was approved by the full Assembly on Thursday.

Moriarty Bill to Establish Scholarship Fund for Families of Soldiers Lost, Missing & Disabled in Action Clears Assembly

Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Paul Moriarty to provide scholarships to the children of military personnel who have died, become permanently disabled or are missing in action was approved unanimously Monday by the Assembly.

Mosquera Bill to Provide Tax Relief to Those Caring for Elderly Relatives Clears Assembly Panel

Legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Gabriela Mosquera to provide a tax credit to those who take in and support an older family member was released on Thursday by an Assembly panel.

Mosquera Sponsored ‘Lisa’s Law’ to Electronically Monitor Domestic Violence Offenders Advances out of Committee

Legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Gabriela M. Mosquera that would establish a pilot program for the electronic monitoring of domestic violence offenders in New Jersey has been released by the Assembly Judiciary Committee.