In a presentation of the findings from the 60th Annual Business Outlook Survey, it was revealed that members of the NJBIA feel uneasy about government spending and taxes. However, most business owners ...
Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin Thursday introduced a bill that will increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 dollars an hour, gradually, by 2024 for some workers.
At a STEM education announcement, Murphy responded to a swipe by the Senate president.
Murphy was asked why he focused on the minimum wage on a day when marijuana tops the agenda down the street. We can walk and chew gum at the same time, he said, and besides, raising the minimum wage ...
Coughlin, speaking at the Southern New Jersey Development Council's Public Policy Breakfast, gave a quick update on the legislative agenda for the remainder of this year and into next.
In Newark, activists gathered to plan how to lobby Jersey lawmakers to raise New Jersey’s current $8.60 hourly wage to $15, including tipped restaurant servers.
In the most recent ALICE report, the numbers demonstrate that the economic growth the stock market has been enjoying doesn't reflect reality for many NJ families.
A Port Authority vote boosts airport workers' minimum wage to the highest in the nation.
Gov. Phil Murphy and Speaker Craig Coughlin say a $15 minimum wage bill is still a top priority, but no specifics yet.
There wasn’t much disagreement between manufacturers and a bipartisan caucus of state lawmakers over the impact trade tariffs are having on businesses in New Jersey.
New Jersey is the sixth most expensive state in the United States for renters. Because of those costs, many people are turning to becoming homeowners, but home prices are also on the rise.
Gov. Phil Murphy addressed a crowd at Rutgers University and listed some 30 polices he has addressed during his first 100 days in office.
It’s business as usual for the federal government, as Congress reached agreement on a $1.3 trillion spending bill, averting a shutdown.
Will the governor’s budget grow New Jersey’s economy and spur job growth?
The business of getting from here to there was highlighted the week, between Trump’s infrastructure proposal and Murphy’s push to help NJ Transit commuters.