Today is election day. With no races for governor, president, or Congress, this is an “off-year” election, and turnout is expected to be low. All 120 seats in the Legislature, 40 in the state Senate and 80 in the Assembly are on the ballot, under a new legislative map.
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Feds Give More Money for Gateway Tunnel
New Jersey officials announced a $4.48 billion burst of transportation funding for the region. The money includes $3.8 billion for the Gateway Tunnel project between New Jersey and New York City. Senator Cory Booker said, “Thanks to this funding, we will upgrade decades-old infrastructure and help modernize our mass transit system, to the benefit of the lives of millions of commuters.” The construction project is widely supported and there is a lot of excitement for the new tunnel system.