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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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Jersey Matters kicks of the 2018 summer season in Manasquan. Larry sits with Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden to talk about beach and water safety. They also talk about opioids and legalizing marijuana. This episode also features segments about the following: • Beach safety and accidental drowning • New Jersey International Film Festival • The Amazing Kreskin • Larry’s commentary…

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Sports betting is coming to New Jersey. To get more information on what this means for New Jersey Larry sits with CEO/Chair of Monmouth Park Racetrack, Dennis Drazin. This episode also features segments about the following: • School Funding • New Jersey could ban plastic shopping bags • The first American Princess Grace Kelly • Larry’s commentary about sports betting

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Jersey Matters goes to Atlantic City and sits down with newly elected Mayor Frank Gilliam, Jr. He and host Larry Mendte discuss his first 100 days as mayor, his upcoming state of the city address and about the states takeover of Atlantic City. This episode also features segments about the following: • New Jersey Hall of Fame • The Sunshine…

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On this episode of Jersey Matters Larry talks about funding the Gateway Tunnel Project. First he talks to Michael Darcy, Executive Director of the NJ League of Municipalities. Then he sits with Tom Carver the former Commissioner of NJ Labor and Workforce Development. This episode also features segments about the following: • New Jersey’s Tulip Festival • Take your child…

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This week marks Governor Phil Murphy’s 100th day in office and host Larry Mendte provides us with a recap of his accomplishments so far. Then Jersey Matters travels to Jersey City to sit down with Mayor Steven Fulop. This episode also features segments about the following: • Profile of local business, Eat Clean Bro • New Jersey Ronald McDonald…

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