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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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This week Jersey Matters is in Trenton to sit down with the First Lady of New Jersey Tammy Murphy. Host Larry Mendte and Tammy talk about her role in the administration and what her goals are as first lady. This episode also features segments about the following: • March for Science in Trenton • Girls on the Run •…

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In this episode of Jersey Matters Host Larry Mendte visits New Jersey’s 10th Congressional District to speak with Congressman Donald Payne Jr. They talk about Gun Control, Donald Trump, Newark, and Martin Luther King, Jr. This episode also features segments about the following: • An interview with Ocean County Prosecutor Joe Coronato about Opioids • Former NJ Gov. Jim…

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In this episode of Jersey Matters Host Larry Mendte is joined in studio by New Jersey Senator Declan O’Scanlon from the 13th Legislative District to discuss newly elected Gov. Phil Muprhy, purposed tax increases, health care benefits and all things New Jersey. This episode also features segments about the following: • Paid Sick Leave • Distracted Driving Month • Princeton…

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In this edition of Jersey Matters Host Larry Mendte sits down with U.S. Congressman Albio Sires who represents New Jersey’s 8th Congressional District.The congressman talks about banning tourist helicopter flights out of NYC, President Trump’s name calling, and about Cuba’s potential humanitarian crisis. This episode also features segments about the following: • Project Prom Dress • NJ Firefighter’s Pension…

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Jersey Matters pays a visit to New Jersey Education Association headquarters in Trenton to sit down with Vice-President Sean Spiller. They talk about the tragic events in Parkland, school safety, student protest, and a number of other topics. This episode also features segments about the following: • Former Gov. Brendan Byrne’s final resting place • The latest on Parkinson’s…

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