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May. 17, 2013 - Press Release
The 13th District legislators today went on the record taking the Obama administration to task over the Internal Revenue Service’s actions targeting conservative groups. It has come to light in recent weeks that IRS investigators were singling out Tea Party groups for intense scrutiny when those groups applied for tax exempt status. IRS officials learned of the actions last year but said nothing...
May. 12, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) applauded Clean Communities grants announced today and urged towns and counties to use these funds as soon as possible. “These integral funds will help clean up our local communities that are recovering and reopening for business and tourist season in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy,” Kyrillos said. “Towns should use them as soon as possible to keep our...
May. 3, 2013 - Press Release
May 3rd, 2013 Senator Joe Kyrillos will help dedicate a new playground at Firemen’s Park in Union Beach on Saturday, May 4 at 1 PM honoring the memory of Jack Pinto. Jack was just six-years old when his life was taken in the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. The playground, constructed by the RAINE Foundation and the NJ Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Association (NJFMBA), was built as part...
May. 2, 2013 - Press Release
May 2nd, 2013 Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) praised the National Park Service for its work in restoring the Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, which allowed the park to reopen to the public yesterday in time for the critical summer tourist season. “The more than two million people who come to Sandy Hook every year are the lifeblood of countless local businesses,” said Kyrillos. “The...
Apr. 30, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) applauded the state’s announcement today that local school districts have been granted $433,669 in federal funds to help them recover from Superstorm Sandy. “School communities did an excellent job keeping students safe and promptly returning to the classrooms after the state’s worst storm,” Kyrillos said. “Those in Keansburg, Monmouth Beach, Rumson, Fair Haven...