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Mar. 3, 2015 - News
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) issued the following statement pertaining to Resolution No.2014-0059 which the Monmouth County Freeholders passed on February 26, 2015 which will add an additional 90 acres of Aberdeen Township open space for a new 250 acre Monmouth County park. “The Monmouth County Freeholders led by Freeholders Burry and Arnone, Aberdeen Mayor Fred Tagliarini and its Council...
Jan. 16, 2015 - News
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) issued the following statement after the advance of Sunday Hunting Legislation by the Senate Environment and Energy Committee. “This legislation will provide some of our hard-working residents with a better quality of life and greater opportunity, while also generating additional revenue and tourism dollars for the state and local businesses. People spend...
Oct. 17, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) issued the following statement following the signing of legislation that removes state prohibitions on sports wagering at New Jersey’s casinos and racetracks. “I am pleased that our legislation removing state prohibitions on sports betting was signed into law so quickly. Monmouth Park has been preparing for this to happen and is poised to start taking bets in the...
Oct. 16, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Raymond Lesniak (D-Union) and Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth), prime sponsors of Senate legislation that would explicitly remove language in state law that prohibits wagering on sporting events, applauded the New Jersey General Assembly’s approval of the legislation (A-3711/S-2460) and urged Governor Chris Christie to sign the bill into law. “We are a short step away from getting this...
Oct. 14, 2014 - Press Release
Acting to remove legal obstacles in the effort to bring sports betting to New Jersey, the Senate approved legislation sponsored by Senator Raymond Lesniak (D-Union), Senator Jim Whelan (D-Atlantic) and Senator Joseph Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) that would explicitly remove language in state law that currently prohibits wagering on sporting events. The move would reinforce the state attorney general’s...
Jul. 10, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth), a prime sponsor of legislation to reform public employee sick-leave payouts, said it’s shameful that Senate Democratic leaders scheduled a voting session on July 10th without a vote on any legislation, especially sick-leave payout reform, in light of yet another six-figure golden parachute on the backs of property taxpayers. “Legislative Democrats are...