Democrats intend to pass their budget on Thursday and send it to the governor, which would give him about ten days to decide what to do.
Budget negotiations over a millionaire’s tax are growing more heated. The governor says without it he won’t be able to boost funding for programs like preschool.
Murphy’s budget proposal to expand pre-K would add $68 million to the program in order to reach more communities.
For workers who depend on government benefits, higher wages could be a double-edged sword that shreds their safety net.
Gov. Phil Murphy put off a much-anticipated meeting with legislative leaders in favor of a sit down with preschoolers where he announced the release of a second round of funding for full-day ...
St. James Church in Newark was rocking Wednesday morning in anticipation of Gov. Phil Murphy’s visit, where Murphy and his progressive agenda are popular.
Murphy was in Carteret to announce $20.6 million in state to expand pre-K classes to 31 eligible districts. He then turned to questions about marijuana legalization and taxation.
Balancing budgets can be difficult when child care costs continue to rise.
Murphy restated his commitment to make a multimillion investment in expanding pre-K statewide.
Opening statements in the bribery trial of New Jersey's senior senator as his attorney clashes with the judge. Nearly a third of former inmates wind up back in prison. Some ideas on how to improve ...
Murphy favors moving toward universal pre-K, but Guadagno argues the money's not there to pay for it.
Steve Sweeney says Horizon CEO Bob Marino was the key ingredient in getting the budget passed.
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Step one in reforming school funding. Millions more for some districts but where's the money coming from? Might the governor's veto of state funding for Planned Parenthood be overridden based on new ...
Sen. Steve Sweeney and Assemblyman Vincent Prieto announced a revised school funding plan.