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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Amato, Rumpf & Myhre Call Out Treasury for Slow Processing of ANCHOR Benefits

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In a letter to the New Jersey Treasurer, 9th District Legislators Senator Carmen Amato and Assemblymen Brian Rumpf and Greg Myhre called on the Department of the Treasury to take all necessary measures to expedite the issuance of the ANCHOR benefit to tho...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Amato, Rumpf & Myhre Provide Update on Senior Freeze Program

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As an update to constituents, 9th District legislators Senator Carmen Amato, Assemblyman Brian Rumpf, and Assemblyman Greg Myhre provided the following information posted by the New Jersey Division of Taxation about payments for the Senior Freeze property...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Amato, Rumpf & Myhre Oppose Affordable Housing Bill

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Mandates Imposed on Municipalities Would Prove Problematic in the Extreme

9th District Legislators Senator Carmen Amato, Assemblyman Brian Rumpf, and Assemblyman Greg Myhre have taken a hard line against legislation (S-50/A-4) that would force municipaliti...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Statement From Republican Senate Budget Committee Members

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Members of the Senate Republican Budget Committee called on Governor Murphy to embrace their long-ignored constructive ideas that would help address the affordability crisis in New Jersey. Senators Declan O’Scanlon (R-13), Michael Testa (R-1), D...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 9, 2024

District 9 Legislators Call on BPU to Reject Excessive Natural Gas Rate Increase

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Senator Carmen Amato and Assemblymen Brian Rumpf and Greg Myhre are calling on the Board of Public Utilities (BPU) to reject a recent petition filed by New Jersey Natural Gas that would increase heating bills by 24% for utility customers. 

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

ICYMI: Murphy Admin Admits to Putting Bloated Budget Ahead of Infrastructure Projects

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Today, in a story published by POLITCO, the New Jersey Department of the Treasury admitted that padding a bloated budget with $160 million was more important than saving three times that amount for a critical fund (TTF) that improves roads and transportat...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Amato, Rumpf & Myhre Call on Governor to Veto Turnpike Authority’s Toll Increase

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In a letter to the Murphy administration, Senator Carmen Amato and Assemblymen Brian Rumpf and Greg Myhre called on the Governor to veto the New Jersey Turnpike Authority minutes that would allow for a toll increase to take effect this March.

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

9th District Legislators Amato, Rumpf & Myhre Receive Legislative Committee Assignments

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Assignments Include Budget, Appropriations, Financial Institutions, Military & Veterans Affairs

With the start of the 2024-2025 Legislative Session, Senator Carmen Amato, Jr., Assemblyman Brian Rumpf and Assemblyman Greg Myhre have received their legis...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Amato, Rumpf & Myhre Pledge Steadfast Commitment to Constituent Services

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Members comprising the newly formed 9th Legislative District Delegation announced that providing effective constituent services will be among their top priorities as members of the State Legislature.

Senator Carmen Amato, Jr., Assemblyman Brian Rumpf and A...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Amato Sworn-in as State Senator for New Jersey’s 9th Legislative District

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Carmen F. Amato, Jr. has taken the oath of office to become the new state senator for New Jersey’s 9th Legislative District.

Amato, the long-time mayor of Berkeley Township in Ocean County, was sworn-in on Jan. 9 during the reorganization of the 221st New ...

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