While Murphy favors a millionaire's tax to raise revenues, the Senate president and Assembly speaker plan to deliver a budget with an increased corporate business tax instead.
Deep disagreements remain over revenue raisers, sparking the specter of a second government shutdown in as many years.
Treasurer Elizabeth Maher Muoio says the state must start making tough choices and raising the revenues necessary to meet its fiscal obligations.
State Treasurer Elizabeth Maher Muoio testified before the Assembly Budget Committee on how the state's revenue figures square with the proposed budget. Muoio said instead of an April surprise, New ...
Murphy says budget talks are proceeding well and "nothing is off the table."
Of 600 respondents, 70 percent support raising the income tax on households earning $1 million or more a year, while just 24 percent oppose.
Progressives count victories, but can their agenda survive the budget battle?
The pressing issues of school funding and bail reform were discussed in the Senate Budget and Appropriations hearing.
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Despite Thursday's relatively easy votes, the difficult budget process still looms, and relations between the leadership of the majority party and the executive branch remain on edge.
Promising a "partnership," Murphy addressed the NJ Transit board.
Calling for a reset of state priorities, Murphy repeats a call for a millionaire's tax.
Murphy's budget address is a topic of conversation at the 81st Walk to Washington.
Steve Sweeney says Horizon CEO Bob Marino was the key ingredient in getting the budget passed.
Ahead of Monday's commute-snarling, train-diverting rail line repairs at New York Penn, how is NJ Transit keeping us informed? The state budget battle's over, but some bitterness persists over the ...