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62 State Lawmakers Join Rooney Urging VP Pence to Get Argentine Company to Pay for $1.3 Billion Passaic River Cleanup

TRENTON, NJ. – Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney is asking Vice President Michael Pence and President Mauricio Macri of Argentina to work together to urge Argentinian oil company YPF SA to honor its Superfund obligation to remediate the Passaic River. Rooney sent separate letters to Pence and Macri, which were signed by 62 additional Republican and […]

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Rooney Seeks To Strengthen Laws To Protect Consumers From Telemarketing Fraud

Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney,  (R-Bergen) announced that he is working to stop the harassment and victimization of state residents from unwanted telemarketers whose actions range from annoying to significant fraudulent theft. Rooney, a member of the Assembly Consumer Affairs Committee, says current state and federal laws are inadequate to prevent unsuspecting people – especially the […]

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Assemblyman Rooney Honors Wyckoff Girls Basketball Team

Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney issued the following statement: “Last night, it was my privilege to present citations to the players and coaches of the Wyckoff Third Grade Girls Travel Basketball Team honoring their North/West Bergen/Passaic League Championship victory and their undefeated 2017 season. These young women have shown incredible sportsmanship and dedication, and their enthusiasm […]

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Rooney Bill Helps Veterans Seeking Civil Service Employment

TRENTON, NJ – Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney has introduced legislation making it easier for veterans to access civil service employment. The bill (A5081) expands veterans’ preference for civil service candidates. “Most members of our military serve honorably. They have demonstrated their commitment, many paying the ultimate sacrifice,” said Rooney (R-Bergen). “Yet currently, some veterans cannot qualify for […]

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