Some of the controversial recommendations include ending the current public worker pension system and merging nearly half of the state's school districts.
What does the nearly $4 billion a year of state and federal funds on transportation mean for New Jersey?
The city says new emergency equipment will save millions in costs of private vendors.
Balancing budgets can be difficult when child care costs continue to rise.
The state will spend some $15 billion on K-12 education during the 2019 fiscal year, which is more than 40 percent of the total budget.
As the Senate Budget Committee heard testimony about the proposal, it was hard to escape the idea there is a political component to Sweeney's plan.
The Murphy administration hopes to find the savings through an audit that could take up to a year and a half.
The new state budget hiked state spending by more than $1 billion. A major portion of that increase is going to something that most New Jersey residents know very little about: the state’s grossly ...
Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Bracken says the state needs an economic master plan to get the state on better financial footing.
Assembly Budget Chair Eliana Pintor Marin talks about this year's contentious budget negotiations and how legislators ultimately finalized a budget.
A budget deal has been reached between Murphy and key legislative leaders to avoid a state government shutdown.
Senate President Steve Sweeney announced that Democratic lawmakers aren’t buying the governor’s latest budget compromise. He proposed adding a surcharge on short-term property rentals, and ...
Tensions continue as New Jersey lawmakers battle over a budget deal in the last days before a potential government shutdown.
Three hundred advance troops, AARP volunteers, met in Trenton to hear from politicians who crave continued support from the organization’s 1.3 million New Jersey members, aged 50 and over.
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.