In just over three weeks since the inauguration, there are signs of tension between the newly installed governor and the long-established Senate president.
The top legislative leaders said that eliminating the state and local tax deductions would deeply impact the state of New Jersey.
Kim Guadagno and Phil Murphy pulled ahead of the pack and won their party's nomination.
Phil Murphy is the first gubernatorial candidate to announce his candidacy.
Pension and Health Benefits Study Commission member Tom Byrne says the pension system deficit is so large changes need to be made now to ensure state workers get what they're entitled to.
Christie line-item vetoed portions of the state budget approved by the Legislature.
Christie is expected to line-item veto the millionaires tax and corporate business tax.
Plan has a millionaires tax and corporate tax surcharge to make full pension payment.
Democrats included a millionaires tax and a surcharge on the corporate business tax to make the full pension payment.
Democrats will likely try to fully fund the pension system with a millionaires tax.
The governor who looks like a presidential candidate at Joey's Diner in New Hampshire. Lawmakers prepare to battle over the millionaires tax. And, why you'll pay more for mom this Mother's Day.
Senate President Steve Sweeney says he's introduced the millionaires tax again as a way to fund the pension system.
NJ Spotlight Budget and Public Finance Writer John Reitmeyer says that it is unlikely Senate President Steve Sweeney's proposed millionaires tax will become law since Gov. Christie has vetoed similar ...
Christie talks foreign policy in Washington. The teachers union breaks off talks on pension reform. Volunteer troops sweep Trenton clean. And another brand of spring cleaning -- sheep shearing.
The administration is also facing a lawsuit about pensions from public workers unions.