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  1. CFPB's rule to limit arbitration opens door to class action against banksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Housing Wire

    ... wronged, but many don't realize they've surrendered that right through forced arbitration," said Brown. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J, a senior member of the Senate Banking Committee, echoed similar praise and said, "This is very good news for ...

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  2. County Gets Two HUD Grants To Aid Area's HomelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape May County Herald

    U.S. Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker May 2 applauded the announcement that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded a combined $6.65 million in federal grants to 42 local organizations across the state which provide housing and supportive services for hundreds of homeless individuals and families each year. These competitive grants were awarded through HUD's Continuum of Care program and will support new projects to provide permanent supportive housing and rapid re-housing strategies for those experiencing homelessness.

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  3. 7 reasons N.J. needs to worry about the Zika virus. Seriously.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... brought on by the virus. At a Zika summit convened last week by the state's two United States senators, Robert Menendez and Cory Booker, health officials indicated it was nearly inevitable that Zika would be brought here by someone visiting or ...

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  4. Slain trooper remembered as first cruise ship arrives in Cuba in 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | News12.com

    ... He was married and had a 3-year-old son. State police officials, New Jersey lawmakers and even U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez have expressed strong views about demanding Chesimard's return before the United States continued relations with Cuba. The state ...

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  5. N.J. industrial park fire could spark changes in fire regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... and is shielded from civil suit or criminal prosecution. Ciattarelli, in a letter addressed to U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-7th) dated April 28, wrote that the "sovereign immunity ...

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  6. Tired of waiting in line at Newark Airport? 3 ways to fix this | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | NJ.com

    With hours-long delays and no end in sight, security lines at the nation's airports have spiraled out of control. Nowhere is that clearer than at Newark Liberty International Airport, where months of long lines and passenger horror stories have led lawmakers - like Sens. Cory Booker and Robert Menendez as well as Congressmen Alberto Sires and Donald Payne Jr. - to call for action.

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  7. N.J. Politics Roundup: Public-sector pensions; Christie's popularity; A.C.'s possible defaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | NJ.com

    ... now that the Obama administration dropped plans to drill for oil and gas there, U.S. Sens. Cory Booker and Robert Menendez (both D-N.J.) said in a letter joined by 16 of their Democratic colleagues. a A new national poll suggests gender is playing a ...

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  8. Puerto Rico debt rescue plan engulfed in Great Recession 'bailout' politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | The Washington Post

    ... really cheap prices now want to maximize their profit off of the backs of people in Puerto Rico," said Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.). Behind the scenes, a prominent lobbyist for some of those bondholders, former Florida congressman Connie Mack IV, ...

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  9. Booker Leads Senators in Letter Urging Obama Administration to Stop Harmful Seismic BlastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Cape May County Herald

    U.S. Sen. Cory Booker and 17 of his colleagues sent a letter to President Obama opposing seismic airgun testing, which has proven to be harmful to commercial and recreational fisheries in coastal communities and negatively impact a wide range of marine species. Sen. Booker was joined by Sens. Bill Nelson , Edward Markey , Jeff Merkley , Barbara Mikulski , Elizabeth Warren , Sheldon Whitehouse , Ben Cardin , Al Frankin , Jack Reed , Robert Menendez , Kirsten Gillibrand , Bernie Sanders , Richard Blumenthal , Maria Cantwell , Patrick Leahy , Barbara Boxer , and Jeanne Shaheen .

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  10. Lawmaker urge more US naval operations in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... suspicious neighbors who are increasingly close to the United States," he said. But Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey said that China was "dominating" the region. He advocated a tougher U.S. stance, saying American instruments of ...

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  11. Booker, Menendez seek to end gas testing in Atlantic OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    WASHINGTON - Seismic testing in the Atlantic Ocean, which can hurt marine life, is no longer needed now that the Obama administration dropped plans to drill for oil and gas there, U.S. Sens. Cory Booker and Robert Menendez said in a letter joined by 16 of their Democratic colleagues. Such tests, which involve airgun blasting, "can cause the catch rates of some commercial fish species to plummet, displace fish over large areas, and broadly disrupt the feeding and breeding behaviors of whales and other marine life," the senators wrote.

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  12. Thanks to Jersey Journal for coverage of proposed barge mooring | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | NJ.com

    ... Fulop, the Jersey City Council, Senator Brian Stack and Assemblyman Raj Mukherjee. Senators Cory Booker and Robert Menendez, who hold great sway with federal regulators, made it clear that this blight to our treasured landmarks would not happen on ...

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  13. New Poll: Chris Christie More Unpopular Than Ever in N.J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Phillymag.com

    ... to generate the most negativity among voters, even more so than the state's currently indicted senator [ Robert Menendez ," Ashley Koning, assistant director of the Eagleton Center for Public Interest Polling (ECPIP) at Rutgers University, said in a ...

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  14. New Poll Shows Support For Christie At All-Time LowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | CBS Local

    ... A total of 63 percent of independents and 87 percent of Democrats rated Christie unfavorably. U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez fared better in the poll than Christie, despite his ongoing federal indictment. Only 29 percent of poll respondents were ...

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  15. Is FEMA still shortchanging Hurricane Sandy homeowners?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Jersey Journal

    ... "We're working as quickly as possible - literally in shifts - to continue to make things right." U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), who led the successful effort to get FEMA to reopen the Sandy claims, said he hasn't heard anything about the latest ...

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  16. Christie has lowest job approval rating to date, poll showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    TRENTON - Gov. Chris Christie 's approval rating with New Jersey voters has reached a record low, a new poll finds - worse, even, than the state's Democratic U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, who is currently under criminal indictment on federal corruption and bribery charges. A new Rutgers Eagleton survey released Thursday found the governor's approval has dipped to 26 percent, a drop of three percentage points since quitting the presidential race in February.

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  17. N.J. Politics Roundup: Christie rips Democrats, unions; says court pick didn't lieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | NJ.com

    ... $33 million to 20 New Jersey hospitals to help cover the costs of treating Medicare patients, U.S. Sens. Robert Menendez and Cory Booker (both D-N.J.) announced. a Amid an ongoing lawsuit challenging the state's graduation requirements, a state ...

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  18. Menendez: Armenian Genocide should be called "a genocide"Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | Groong

    Menendez: Armenian Genocide should be called "a genocide" 13:10, 28.04.2016 Armenian Genocide should be called genocide. No other word can provide a satisfactory definition, said the US Sen. Robert Menendez, speaking in the Congress on the evening dedicated to the memory of the victims of the Armenian Genocide, reported the Armenian News -NEWS.am.

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  19. US lawmakers urge more naval operations in South China Sea to - send a strong message' to BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | South China Morning Post

    ... suspicious neighbours who are increasingly close to the United States," he said. But Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey said that China was "dominating" the region. He advocated a tougher US stance, saying American instruments of national ...

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  20. Republican lawmakers call for boost in naval operations in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | The Japan Times

    ... suspicious neighbors who are increasingly close to the United States," he said. But Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey said that China was "dominating" the region. He advocated a tougher U.S. stance, saying American instruments of ...

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