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Mar. 14, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) issued the following statement today after Rutgers’ University faculty again voted to rescind former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice’s invitation to speak at the upcoming commencement: “Rutgers-Newark faculty’s recent vote is nothing short of an attempt by professors to censor a view different then their own and flies in the face of the mission of a state...
Mar. 13, 2014 - Press Release
New Jersey Senators Jennifer Beck and Joe Kyrillos (both R-Monmouth) urged U.S. Senator Bob Menendez to help facilitate the state’s recovery from Superstorm Sandy, rather than pushing for ways to slow it down. On Wednesday, Menendez called for even more federal regulations on how New Jersey delivers $1.4 billion in aid to people who have been hampered by federal rules since the October 2012 storm...
Feb. 25, 2014 - Press Release
With a New Jersey-bound shipment of badly needed road salt still stuck at a Maine port and yet another snow storm forecast for Wednesday’s morning commute, Senator Joe Kyrillos today introduced a resolution urging federal authorities to waive the requirements of a nearly century old shipping law during certain states of emergency. Delivery of New Jersey’s 40,000 ton order of rock salt from a...
Feb. 20, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) implored federal officials and representatives to allow a waiver for New Jersey property owners to recover their lives after Superstorm Sandy. “It’s ridiculous, to say the least, that the people of New Jersey are being denied access to grant money because they are trying to rebuild their lives after the worst storm ever,” Kyrillos said. “...
Jan. 15, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) issued the following remarks about the State of the State: “Governor Christie has consistently led us in a bipartisan fashion to accomplish landmark reforms, with a steadfast focus on accomplishing what the people elected us all to get done. Under his leadership, New Jersey is well on its way to recovering from its darkest days: Superstorm Sandy and the Great...
Dec. 13, 2013 - News
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) is notifying small businesses recovering from Superstorm Sandy that a major grant and loan deadline is Dec. 31. Through December, Sandy-impacted employers can apply for Stronger NJ Business Grants of up to $50,000 and Stronger NJ Business Loans of up to $5 million. Any business that has started an application at that time, even if it is not complete, should...