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150624Cruz

Transit Advocate Coalition Calls Out Democrats for Stiffing Commuters

6-24-15
The New Jersey For Transit Coalition rallied in Trenton criticizing Democrats who didn't fully fund NJ Transit in their proposed budget, which will likely lead to a 9 percent fare increase.
150623Aron

Lawmakers Approve Tax Hikes in Budget to Make Full Pension Payment

6-23-15
Members of the Assembly and Senate Budget Committee approved Democrats' spending plan to add a millionaires tax and a surcharge on the corporate business tax in order to make a full pension payment. Republicans say the governor will veto the changes, however.
150623Flanagan

Casino Debate Pits North Against South Jersey

6-23-15
Some North Jersey lawmakers are pushing for a casino in the northern part of the state while those in South Jersey say Atlantic City needs to keep its hold on the gaming industry.
150623Wanko

Treasury Department to Add Woman to $10 Bill

6-23-15
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced a woman will be added to the $10 bill in 2020, but some want to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill with a woman instead.
150622Aron

Democrats Propose Budget with Full Pension Payment

6-22-15
Democrats included a millionaires tax and a surcharge on the corporate business tax as part of their spending plan to make the full pension payment.
150619Vannozzi

Amazon Explains How Robbinsville Center Works

6-19-15
Amazon's fulfillment center in Robbinsville has 14 miles of conveyor belts to help sort and package products for shipment.
150619Hill

Many Turn to Part-Time Work When They Can’t Find Full-Time Employment

6-19-15
The Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers has found 6.5 million part-time workers are in those positions because they can't find full-time employment.
150619Wanko

Celebrating Dads on Father’s Day

6-19-15
Father's Day began in a church in 1908 and became an official holiday in 1972. This year, spending is expected to reach $12.7 billion on dads.
150618Aron

Assembly Considers Requiring Businesses with 25+ Employees to Provide Retirement Plans for Workers

6-18-15
A bill sponsored by Vincent Prieto would require businesses with more than 25 employees to participate in state-run 401K type retirement plans if they don't already provide one.
150618Hill

Investing in Trenton

6-18-15
Developers are investing millions of dollars to convert warehouses in Trenton into lofts, shops and offices. Despite recent reports of a declining population in the city, some say the types of businesses that are popping up show the population and tax base are actually increasing.