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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. 5, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) announced that the Christie administration has approved $37.8 million in grants to support 171 projects in 26 school districts in Monmouth County. “On behalf of Monmouth County families, the Christie administration and I believe in this investment in our students and educators,” Kyrillos said. “State tax dollars are used best when they are in the right hands....
Nov. 7, 2013 - Press Release
The Senate Transportation Committee advanced today a resolution sponsored by Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) urging commercial airlines to implement and enact policies concerning peanuts on flights to address allergy concerns. “Peanut allergies can have lethal consequences and are nothing to mess around with,” Kyrillos said. “Airlines have a responsibility to provide basic safeguards for...