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Jersey Matters and Host Larry Mendte are in Trenton this week at the Department of Health. Larry is joined by Dr. Shereef Elnahal the Health Commissioner of New Jersey and they talk about opioids, mushrooms, and Affordable Healthcare (Obamacare). This episode also features segments about the following: • The nicest city in New Jersey • ‘Fight for our Lives’…

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Jersey Matters welcomes independent candidate for U.S. Senate Tricia Flanagan. Host Larry Mendte talks to her about her support of President Donald Trump and how her platform will bring in a new day for New Jersey. This episode also features segments about the following: • The opioid crisis and treatment • The dangers of leaving children and pets in…

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Jersey Matters and host Larry Mendte pay a visit to Josh Gottheimer, United States Congressman from New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District. They talk about Donald Trump, taxes, tariffs and more. This episode also features segments about the following: • Larry’s interview with New Jersey Congressman Leonard Lance • State Theater in New Brunswick • New Jersey’s official reptile, the…

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Jersey Matters is in Toms River this week to talk with United States Congressman Tom MacArthur from New Jerseys 3rd Congressional district. They talk about Washington, taxes, and Toms opponent for Congress. This episode also features segments about the following: • Decriminalizing Marijuana in Jersey City • High cost of living in New Jersey • Fraidy Reiss from Unchained…

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Ashley Koning, Director of Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University, sits with host Larry Mendte to share some new statistics about opioid deaths in New Jersey. This episode also features segments about the following: • Infectious Diseases in New Jersey • The ban on smoking at New Jersey beaches • Murray Sabin, Libertarian candidate for US Senate from…

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Host Larry Mendte talks with State Senator Vin Gopal about his proposal to consolidate many municipalities in the state. They also discuss taxes, the state budget, and the state of the democratic party in New Jersey. This episode also features segments about the following: • Republican Rich Pezzullo for Congress • Opioid Town-hall with Congressman Tom MacArthur. • The…

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On June 28th, 2018 Atlantic City celebrated the opening of two casinos, The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and Ocean Resort Casino. This week host Larry Mendte and Jersey Matters covers Atlantic City from all angles. Larry begins the show by interviewing Matt Harkness, President of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. This episode also features segments about…

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This week on Jersey Matters host Larry Mendte is in New Jersey Congressional District 12 to speak with Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Colemen. They talk about the shooting in Trenton at Art All Night Festival, gun control, Donald Trump and much more. This episode also features segments about the following: • New Treatment for Depression • Electric Cars and Faith…

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This week on Jersey Matters host Larry Mendte sits down with Richard Codey, Former Governor of New Jersey and current State Senator for Legislative District 27. They talk about current NJ Governor Phil Muprhy, his purposed budget, and Codey’s initiative to combat teen suicide. This episode also features segments about the following: • Former NFL player advocates of marijuana…

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This week on Jersey Matters the Secretary of State, Tahesha Way, in in studio with host Larry Mendte to talk about making the elections in New Jersey as safe and secure as possible. This episode also features segments about the following: • The Stigma surrounding mental health • The condition of NJ Transit bridges • An organization that is…

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