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  1. Obama administration not brutally honest in its talks with India: Senator CorkerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... the US Commission for International Religious Freedom and desecration of Sikh holy book in Punjab. Senator Robert Menendez from New Jersey joined Corker in expressing concerns on the pace of economic reforms in India. Some of the Senators, including ...


  2. He has 3 DWIs and no license but still drives NJ Transit train, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Broschart has taken advantage of a loophole in federal railroad regulations that does not require train operators to have a motor vehicle license, the report said. U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez said his staff will contact the Federal Railroad Administration to check into whether the law needs to be changed.


  3. Judge Merrick Garland and the rise of super-PACsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... from $60,000 to $415,000 to candidates and parties. Last year, the Department of Justice indicted Sen. Robert Menendez Dems pressure Obama on vow to resettle 10,000 Syrian refugees Lobbying World This week: GOP lawmakers reckon with Trump MORE ...


  4. Passengers go through the TSA checkpoint in Newark Airport's Terminal C on Monday, May 23, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Item

    After hearing complaints for months about delayed flights, missed connections and two-hour lines snaking through the terminals, the Transportation Security Agency announced Monday - just four days ahead of Memorial Day weekend - that the airport will receive a surge of additional security screeners. U.S. Sens. Robert Menendez and Cory Booker, along with U.S. Reps.


  5. Will wait times for security checks shrink at Newark Airport?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... unreasonable and excruciating, two-hour-long lines just to get through check points," said U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.). Airports around the country have been beset by extra-long lines because TSA doesn't have enough trained personnel to ...


  6. FEMA to overhaul flood insurance program after Sandy complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jersey Journal

    ... Sandy victims are forced to choose between their initial offer and what's behind door No. 2," said U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), who led the effort to get FEMA to reopen the Sandy claims. "I am pleased that FEMA has fixed this injustice and I ...


  7. N.J. Politics Roundup: Christie's debt, town halls; Trump's rating among womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... against organized labor and its Republican ally: U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-2nd Dist.). a U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) is joining state Sen. Raymond Lesniak (D- Union) in calling for a federal investigation into some tens of millions of ...


  8. Corker wages fight against modern slaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... initiative is the End Modern Slavery Act, bipartisan legislation he's sponsoring with Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey. The bill would establish a nonprofit foundation dedicated to combating slavery across the globe. It also would set ...


  9. N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... U.S. aviation industry, aviation workers, and our national economy." Separately, 38 senators, including both Robert Menendez and Cory Booker (D-N.J.) offered similar concerns in March 2014. Congress shouldn't follow the lead of the big airlines, ...


  10. Letter to VA Urges Investigation of South Jersey Community Based Outpatient ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Cape May County Herald

    May 20, U.S. Sens. Cory Booker and Robert Menendez and Rep. Frank LoBiondo sent a letter urging the Office of the Inspector General at the Department of Veterans Affairs to conduct an inquiry into the management decisions of the Wilmington VA Medical Center prior to the suicide of a veteran, Charles R. Ingram, under its care at the Atlantic County Community Based Outpatient Clinic . Earlier this month, following Mr. Ingram's death and allegations of neglect and misconduct by the Wilmington VA Medical Center, Sens. Booker and Menendez and Rep. LoBiondo called for suspending the Wilmington VA's oversight of South Jersey CBOCs.


  11. Menendez wants fed inquiry on Sandy road repair overrunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | The Jersey Journal

    TRENTON - If you think spending $26 million per mile to rebuild a state highway is too much, you're not alone. U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez is joining state Sen. Raymond Lesniak in calling for a federal investigation into some tens of millions of dollars of what they say are questionable expenditures associated with fixing Rt.


  12. Menendez, Booker Announce $2M from EPA to Assess, Clean Up Contaminated Sites in NJRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | The Paramus Post

    U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker today announced the awarding of $1,963,658 in federal funding from the Environmental Protection Agency to assess and clean up contaminated sites in Asbury Park, Atlantic City, Jersey City and Plainfield. "No one wants to live next to a contaminated site that can harm the health and well-being of nearby residents and drag down the local economy," said Sen. Menendez .


  13. TSA Precheck Expands But Finger Pointing Over Airport Lines ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Skift

    ... funding for the TSA in 2017. A group of more than 20 senators including Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), and Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) sent a letter to the Senate Appropriations Committee urging it to increase funding for ...


  14. Thought Sen. Robert Menendez was finished after his indictment? Think againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Swing State Project

    ... The sheer quantity of falsehoods such as claiming that "thousands of Muslims" in New... Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez was indicted last year on corruption charges , but he's given no indication that he's planning to resign or quietly retire in ...


  15. Poll: NJ hates Christie, shouldn't be VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Courier News

    ... Senate delegation, with 26 percent responding they didn't know how they felt about Sen. Cory Booker or Sen. Robert Menendez, D-NJ. Support for President Barack Obama followed party lines. About 89 percent of Democratic respondents approved of him ...


  16. Quinnipiac: Christie Marks All-Time Low Approval Rating in NJRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | News Max

    ... rs approve 49-25 percent of Democratic Sen. Cory Booker's job performance, but disapprove of Republican Sen. Robert Menendez's performance by 40-34 percent. The poll carried a 2.2 percentage point margin of error. Related Stories:


  17. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | The Hill

    ... now concentrate on boosting Mercury's national and international presence. He is a senior strategist to Sen. Robert Menendez Lobbying World This week: GOP lawmakers reckon with Trump Senate confirms Obama's long-stalled ambassador to Mexico MORE a ...


  18. Firefighters Ask Congress to Assist With Cancer ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Roll Call

    ... with Hanna and Democratic Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. of New Jersey the chief proponents in the House. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., has sponsored the Senate bill, which has garnered support from Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, ...


  19. Bill would help track cancer cases among firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | USA Today

    ... and understanding cancer risks for firefighters could lead to better methods of prevention, said Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., one of the bill's authors. Menendez said research on 9/11 first responders who developed cancer already has proven a link ...


  20. Menendez announces $36M for N.J. health centers under ObamaCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 |

    U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, announced $36 million in federal funding for 16 community healthcare centers around New Jersey, which qualify for funds under a program of the Affordable Care Act, known as ObamaCare, by providing care for under-served communities. WEST NEW YORK - Calling community healthcare centers "the backbone of our health care system," U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez announced $36 million in funding for 16 centers around the state.