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Politics & Policy

NJ Environment News, Murphy

Environmental predictions under Governor Murphy

MARTY M. JUDGE and MITCHELL H. KIZNER / NJ LAW JOURNAL - On Jan. 16, Phillip Murphy will be sworn in as the next governor of New Jersey. As a Democrat [go to article]
Nj environment news, farming

NJ moves to ban pesticide OK’d by Trump administration

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state is moving to ban the use of a pesticide linked to potential harmful [go to article]

Sustained, severe cuts equal setbacks at NJ Department of Environmental Protection

KELLY MOOIJ / TAP INTO - Long-term budget and staff cuts have severely [go to article]
air pollution, smokestack

NJ puts new rule in place to limit air pollution from soot

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state yesterday adopted a rule that aims to keep New Jersey in compliance with [go to article]
new jersey environment news, pollution, oil refinery

As gas companies prepare pollution settlements, New Jersey voters limit how they can be...

DANIEL C. VOCK / GOVERNING - New Jersey is likely on the cusp of receiving hundreds of millions of dollars from companies [go to article]
offshore wind energy, new jersey environment news

Developers plan wind farms off Jersey as Christie era ends

JOE RYAN / BLOOMBERG – After years of being sidelined by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, wind farm developers are dusting off plans for massive offshore turbines [go to article]
jersey shore, new jersey, coast

Will climate change revive an old idea: A regional coastal commission?

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT – Could climate change lead the state to embrace an idea it shunned more than three decades ago [go to article]
Pruitt, EPA

In unprecedented move, EPA to block scientists who get agency funding from serving as...

JULIET EILPERIN, BRADY DENNIS and CHRIS MOONEY / WASHINGTON POST – Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, is poised to make [go to article]
superstorm sandy, coastal flooding, jersey shore

5 years after Superstorm Sandy, the lessons haven’t sunk in

FRANK ELTMAN and WAYNE PARRY / AP / WASHINGTON POST – Five years after Superstorm Sandy was supposed to have [go to article]
new jersey environment, pollution, epa, superfund

Voters have chance to dedicate polluter’s dollars to environmental clean up

STEVE LENOX / TAP INTO PLAINFIELD - While the New Jersey governor’s race may be the marquee statewide matchup on the November 7th ballot [go to article]

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