Senator Menendez and Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-NY), Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and Kay Hagan (D-NC) unveil new legislation to ban anyone from texting on a cell phone or other personal electronic devices while operating a moving vehicle.
Senator Menendez speaks at a press conference on a proposed amendment by Republican Senator John Thune (R-ND) that would have allowed people to carry concealed weapons across state lines and had the potential to trump strong gun control laws in states like New Jersey.
Senator Menendez and Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) hold a news conference to demand that private health insurers submit to tighter regulation, increased competition and new fees in order to ensure a successful overhaul of the health care system.
Senator Menendez helps break ground on the new Mass Transit Tunnel, which will increase mass transit rail capacity across the Hudson, create thousands of jobs and help save commuters time and money. Senator Menendez has helped secure hundreds of millions in federal funding for the project and a commitment from the federal goverment to provide its full share of funding. This is the largest transit project in the nation currently under way - North Bergen, NJ