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NJ lawmakers introduce SALT Act to lift $10K cap on state, local property deductions
New Jersey’s Congressional delegation unveiled a bill Monday that calls for eliminating the $10,000 cap on state and local property tax deductions — a product of the federal 2017 tax cuts opponents said will hurt taxpayers in states such as New Jersey.
Keep Americans Safe Act re-introduced
Lawmakers on Thursday re-introduced the 'Keep Americans Safe Act,' which would limit gun magazines that hold more than ten rounds of ammunition.
|Politico: Blue-state lawmakers launch effort to repeal SALT cap|
|Newsmax : Sen. Menendez: Trump at Fault If He Rejects Compromise|
Autism law introduced in House of Representatives
U.S. Rep. Chris Smith, R-4th District, of New Jersey and Rep. Mike Doyle, D-18th District, of Pennsylvania, introduced the bipartisan Autism CARES Act of 2019 in the House of Representatives to reauthorize federal programs and activities that assist children, adults and families with Autism.
Insider NJ :
Menendez Outlines How to Break the Political Stalemate
Bob Menendez talked about a letter he got from a woman in Budd Lake in Morris County. Bill Pascrell said it was a comment he heard early Monday from a constituent.
Menendez talks government shutdown
Senator Bob Menendez responds to a question about a possible government shutdown. Menendez thinks the chances of another one this week are very low.
Your property tax break would be restored under this brand new bipartisan bill
Paying more because President Donald Trump’s tax law capped your property tax deduction?
A new bill introduced Monday would restore your full tax break.
It’s called the Stop Attacking Local Taxpayers act, or SALT.
Lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill to fully restore SALT deduction
Democratic leaders say property owners are giving them an earful, complaining the Trump tax law that put a $10,000 cap on the so-called SALT deduction is hurting their tax returns.
News 12 New Jersey:
NJ Democrats continue battle with Trump administration on tax deduction reform
New Jersey’s representatives in Congress introduced another piece of legislation meant to combat President Donald Trump’s tax reform, which they say negatively impacts New Jersey.
|Reuters : U.S. lawmakers renew push for penalties against Saudi Arabia|
|The Beat: LAWMAKERS INTRO BILL TO PROMOTE CORPORATE DIVERSITY|
|Elnuevodia: Senadores demócratas piden incluir a Puerto Rico en cualquier legislación para atender desastres|
|Top Democrat Seeks New U.S. Penalties Against Saudi Arabia|
|Menendez seeks FBI probe of unauthorized immigrants working for Trump at his N.J. golf course|
|Bloomberg: Top Democrat Seeks New U.S. Penalties Against Saudi Arabia|
|Hudson Reporter : Paving the way for Gateway project|
|New Jersey Business Magazine: Sen. Menendez, Colleagues Introduce Bill on Wage Discrimination|
|The New York Times: Senate rebukes Trump’s plan to withdraw U.S. forces from Syria, Afghanistan|
|Miami Herald: Grant TPS to Venezuelans in the US., and support those in their country hoping for democracy's return|