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Assembly Bill Would Create Post-Sandy Task Force [AUDIO]

Hoping to minimize the impact of severe weather on public utilities and shorten power outages for residents, a state legislator will introduce a bill today to create a commission tasked with finding better ways deliver energy to consumers.

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Assemblywoman Amy Handlin (Middletown Patch)
Assemblywoman Amy Handlin (Middletown Patch)
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Shore Lawmaker, Mayors Push Solar Signals To Remedy Outage Traffic Woes

Of all the darkness that swept over the Jersey shore while Sandy was barreling through, perhaps none of it was as problematic as those traffic signals that stopped working. Assemblywoman Amy Handlin(R-13) and seven Monmouth County mayors see a solution in solar signals, and they're urging FEMA for funding

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Allison Joyce, Getty Images
Allison Joyce, Getty Images
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NJ Must Truly Address Long-Term Power Outage Problems [AUDIO]

There are systemic problems with the utilities operating in the Garden State that desperately need to be addressed says Tim McDonough, mayor of Hope in northwestern New Jersey.

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Governor Chris Christie
Governor's Office/Tim Larsen
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Governor Christie Tells Utilities He’s Not Going To Take BS About Power Restoration [VIDEO/AUDIO]

Roughly 1.7 million New Jerseyans remain without power today. Governor Chris Christie says the Garden State has never seen a storm as devastating as Sandy so the standard rules for full power restoration do not apply.

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Mark Wilson, Getty Images
Mark Wilson, Getty Images
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Millions Still Without Power – JCP&L Reports Some Progress [AUDIO]

If you rely on Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L) for your electric, it may be several more days before service will be fully restored.

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Governor Chris Christie and President Barack Obama
Republican Governor Chris Christie and Democratic President Barack Obama praised each other during Sandy cleanup efforts. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)
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Chris Christie’s New Jersey Power Play [VIDEO/AUDIO]

Roughly 2 million New Jersey homes and businesses are still without power today after the devastation left behind by super storm Sandy. That means almost 5 million people are in the dark.

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JCP+L crews work to make repairs in Freehold
JCP+L crews work to make repairs in Freehold (Dan Alexander, Townsqauare Media NJ)
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Trenton Lawmakers Consider Utility Accountability Bill [VIDEO]

Stop blaming the divine or even Mother Nature for long and protracted power outages after severe weather events. 10th District Assemblyman Greg McGuckin believes electric utilities should bear some of the responsibility.

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