NJ Spotlight News

Why O'Scanlon wants to limit governor’s emergency powers

Clip: 02/02/2022 | 3m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

A new bill could curtail Gov. Phil Murphy’s emergency powers. It’s been put forward by Republican Sen. Declan O’Scanlon (R-Monmouth), and it has bipartisan support. Democratic Sen. Vin Gopal (Monmouth) has signed on as a sponsor of the legislation. What exactly is in the bill and is it likely to advance in the Legislature? Senator O’Scanlon discusses the measure.

Aired: 02/02/22

Rating: NR

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