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With a government shutdown deadline a few hours away there is no budget deal resolution.

Assembly Speaker Prieto says he will not post the unnecessary Horizon bill just to to meet Christie’s cynical transactional demand to punish Horizon, in which case Sen. Sweeney and Christie threaten a shutdown. The Senate has already passed the Horizon...Read more
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