Hosted by award-winning Journalist Larry MendteJersey Matters covers news, politics, the arts and current events within The Garden State. Larry sits down with state politicians, business and cultural leaders, reporters, and news makers to discuss and analyze what’s happening in New Jersey and the impact it has on you.

Past episodes are available on YouTube

Jersey Matters airs on WJLP Me-TV at 5PM on Saturdays and at 11AM on Sundays.

Notable guests include:

  • Governor Chris Christie
  • United States Senator Bob Menendez
  • United States Senator Corey Booker
  • United States Congressman Leonard Lance
  • United States Congressman Chris Smith
  • United States Congressman Frank Pallone
  • United States Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr.
  • State Senate President Steve Sweeney
  • Mayor of Atlantic City, Don Guardian


Ellen Kolodziej
Dawn Stensland-Mendte
Kimberly Kravitz
Vanessa Tyler
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Veronica Dudo








Jersey Matters is produced at the Jules L. Plangere Jr. Center for Communication and Instructional Technology located on the campus of Monmouth University and in conjunction with Monmouth Production services.