"It’s time to fix New Jersey in a way that’s going to be meaningful and long-lasting," Sweeney said.
Advocates say the state may be doing well right now in tax collections, but New Jersey needs more money for schools, infrastructure, NJ Transit, environmental cleanup and much more.
Bad blood boils over as Murphy, South Jersey tensions heighten, threatening Trenton gridlock.
Gov. Murphy says he won’t stand for New Jersey drivers getting double-tolled by New York's proposed congestion pricing.
Advocates for fair school funding thanked lawmakers for mapping out a plan for full funding and then expressed offense.
People came seeking more state funding, but only got three minutes to make their case before the Assembly Budget Committee.
The Assembly Budget Committee convenes for its first public hearing on the state’s fiscal year 2020 budget.
On Wednesday, Murphy acknowledged the atmosphere surrounding him and Democratic leaders has improved.
Gov. Phil Murphy says he expects to close out the new budget with a surplus of about $1 billion.
Legislative leaders were briefed on the budget Monday afternoon by treasury officials.
At a nearly hour-long off the record sit down with reporters after dinner, the governor gave less, not more, on speculation that a new millionaire's tax is on his agenda and demurred on explaining ...
Assembly Budget Chair Eliana Pintor Marin talks about this year's contentious budget negotiations and how legislators ultimately finalized a budget.
Gov. Phil Murphy is struggling with Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin over how to raise revenues.
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 ...
In the letter, Murphy offered three concession and three sweeteners in an effort to reach a compromise on the state budget.