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Mayor Leads Port Newark Hiring Protest

7-18-16
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka led a motorcade of municipal vehicles and buses with supporters to protest alleged racism and lack of local and minority hiring by the longshoremen’s union.

FAA Bill Calls for More Airport Security

7-15-16
Congress made moves to increase airport security, decrease wait times and reimburse passengers for mishandled luggage through an FAA bill now headed to President Obama's desk.

Governor, Senate President, Assembly Speaker All Talk, No Action Say Irvington Officials

7-13-16
Irvington officials are upset with political leadership that can't come to an agreement on how to fund road projects under the Transportation Trust Fund.

Rutgers Strikes Exclusive Deal with Coca-Cola

7-13-16
Coca-Cola will pay Rutgers University millions in exchange for a monopoly on soda sales. Some are questioning the university's move since it houses a medical school.

Vice President of SEIU Discusses the Fight for $15

7-13-16
New Jersey's version of the nationwide effort to raise the minimum wage is sitting on Gov. Christie's desk waiting to be signed.

Puerto Rico Welcomes Business and Investment

7-12-16
Malu Blazquez and Yvette Collazo discuss the Roosevelt Roads Redevelopment project and the incentives Puerto Rico has for businesses and investors.

Officials Highlight Effects of TTF Roadwork Shutdown

7-8-16
Elected officials say stopping roadwork paid for with the Transportation Trust Fund affects residents and they want the Senate and Assembly to come to a compromise.

Asw. Sumter on Impact of Paterson Funds ‘Held Hostage’

7-8-16
Assemblywoman Shovanda Sumter, thought to be a Democratic gubernatorial candidate in 2017, discusses the impact of cuts in transitional aid for Paterson.

ACLU-NJ, Sex Workers Call for Decriminalizing Prostitution

7-7-16
New Jersey's ACLU and the New Jersey Red Umbrella Alliance are pushing to decriminalize sex work in the state.

Sen. Sweeney: NJ Can’t Absorb Christie’s Sales Tax Cut

7-7-16
Senate President Steve Sweeney discusses Gov. Christie and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto's plan for funding the Transportation Trust Fund and why the state can't handle a 1 percent sales tax cut.