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AARP New Jersey Praises Governor Murphy and NJ Legislature for Enacting Legislation to Prevent a Housing Crisis in New JerseyNew Law Provides Critical Rent and Utility AssistanceStatement from Evelyn Liebman, AARP New Jersey Director of Advocacy
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Tell your lawmakers: stop unfair prices now. Take action in English or español. ¿CANSADO DE LOS PRECIOS DE LOS MEDICAMENTOS?
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In the face of the pandemic, now more than ever, the state budget is vital to the interests of our members and all New Jerseyans. This budget will help all New Jerseyans have a brighter and more secure financial future.
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AARP New Jersey Applauds NJ Legislature for Passing S397/A681 to Protect Older WorkersUrges Governor Murphy to Sign into LawStatement from AARP New Jersey Advocacy Associate State Director Crystal McDonald
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The pandemic’s financial hit has made it hard for many people to pay their utility bills. After a strong advocacy campaign by AARP New Jersey, the Garden State has extended a moratorium on utility shutoffs for nonpayment. 
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Day at the State Capitol: Hear from Lawmakers and Take Action!
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AARP is fighting for equitable COVID-19 vaccine distribution and to ensure all Americans 50+ are prioritized.
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AARP New Jersey Opposes NJ Board of Public Utilities Decision to Extend the Nuclear Bailout TaxStatement from Evelyn Liebman, AARP New Jersey Director of Advocacy
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We applaud Governor Murphy for enacting a bill today that expands voting access in New Jersey. The bill (A4830/S3203) establishes in-person early voting procedures that will allow voters to cast their ballots early in specially designated polling locations.
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We applaud Governor Murphy for enacting a bill today that establishes certain requirements concerning the rights of LGBTQI and HIV positive residents of long-term care facilities.
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