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Sep. 29, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) has garnered Democratic support for legislation he introduced today to allow New Jersey residents to invest in New Jersey-based businesses, while the SEC continues to delay full implementation of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (“JOBS Act”). “I’m pleased to share that this vital economic growth measure has so quickly garnered Democratic support so that we...
Sep. 29, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) has introduced a resolution urging commercial airlines to implement and enact policies concerning peanuts on flights to address allergy concerns. “Families who report a peanut allergy to an airline should have the comfort of knowing they won’t be served peanuts or put in danger of an allergic attack because of a fellow passenger’s snack,” Kyrillos said. “Airlines...
Sep. 29, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) has introduced a Senate resolution urging the Italian government to keep open its consulate in Newark. “This consulate serves 4,000 people per year in a state that boasts the nation’s fourth-highest Italian-American population and is home to the second-highest number of Italian immigrants,” Kyrillos said. “We cannot sit silent, as these New Jerseyans and visiting...
Sep. 17, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos, a prime sponsor of the “Economic Opportunity Act” enacted today by Gov. Chris Christie, said this bipartisan effort should lead to a lot more. "We got this done to boost New Jersey’s private-sector economy, because many Republicans and Democrats realize that this legislature desperately needs to do more to attract and retain job creators,” said Kyrillos (R-Monmouth). “We...
Sep. 10, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-13) issued the following statement in remembrance of the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001: “Even after the passage of twelve years, the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 appear no less horrific or senseless than they did that day. More importantly, the memories of lost loved ones are no less honored today than then, nor has the feeling of pride...
Jun. 26, 2013 - Press Release
On behalf of the family and local cousins of August Reiger, a 18-year-old missing in Ecuador, Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) urged today all New Jersey lawmakers to push the U.S. State Department and Government of Ecuador to find Reiger and return him home to Oklahoma City. Reiger mysteriously disappeared while hiking with his family on Father’s Day in Ecuador. Senator Kyrillos made his push...