Senator Menendez announces he is introducing an updated version of his legislation to promote transparency in airline ticket fares. Bill would require airline websites to provide consumers with a full, easily accessible and easy to decipher breakdown of quoted airfare, additional fees that may be incurred. The updated version of the bill will specifically include holiday surcharges as part of the price breakdown.
Senator Menendez visits a food distribution center in Hillside, NJ to highlight more than $350 million for food assistance programs that have been awarded in New Jersey through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to better serve the increased volume of recipients.
The New Jersey Sierra Club awarded Senator Robert Menendez its Outstanding Achievement Award. The award was given for the Senator’s longstanding commitment to the environment and leadership on environmental issues throughout his legislative career.
Senator Menendez is joined by Senators Richard Durbin, Jack Reed hold a press conference to discuss how The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will provide health insurance security and relief from ballooning costs for American families.