Hard core budget negotiations will begin in a political atmosphere supercharged with mistrust. And that’s just among the Democrats.
The CWA says Sweeney's plan shifts the costs of health care onto state workers and does not solve the pension funding problem.
Sweeney says the rest of his proposed reforms will be drafted by April. The budget battle, though, is likely to take quite a bit longer.
Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Majority Leader Lou Greenwald held a town hall to discuss the Path to Progress report, warning that a fiscal crisis is looming. The foremost recommendation ...
Some of the controversial recommendations include ending the current public worker pension system and merging nearly half of the state's school districts.
Senate President Steve Sweeney spoke about the deal reached in AC, the TTF and a possible gubernatorial run.
A year after Camden's drop in crime rated praise from the president, homicides have doubled. Could May's bloody weekends mean a savage summer ahead? May's political slug fest over a respite for ...
Got a baby on board? New car seat laws require they be strapped in until they're older and stronger to improve their chances of surviving a crash. A nutty idea to protect kids from peanut allergies -- ...
Ciattarelli says that he has a solution to the state's pension problem.
The pension debate and how the fund targets alternative investments and the ballooning fees paid to hedge funds. Is there a better way for New Jersey to invest its pension dollars? Will the governor's ...
Senators heard from union representatives and state employees about the pension fund.
Was it a bait and switch? The state's top court questions changes in the state workers' pension system as an Assembly committee questions the next proposed budget. And inventing the next gee whiz.
State Supreme Court Justices heard arguments from the state and unions.
Educating our kids. The consequences of "opting out". And placing blame for the pension shortfall.
Christie held his 136th Town Hall, where he insisted that being governor is his main job.