Representatives from advocacy groups attended a public budget hearing in Paramus to plead their case for funding.
As limits on top school administrators' pay near expiration in 2016, a stalled Senate bill draws new attention as it's voted out of committee.
Standing ovations for New Jersey Senior Sen. Robert Menendez on Israel's right to defend itself. New Jersey Senate President Sweeney's trashing the Sandy money monitor report. And are we trashing ...
Sen. Bob Smith is sponsoring two bills to address New Jersey's stormwater and sewer problems.
Closing in on a budget. But can lawmakers avoid the governor's veto? A losing hand. New Jersey suffers a new sports betting loss. And happy birthday to us, the good old Garden State.
The Senate and Assembly budget committees will begin debating the 2015 state budget.
Red ink. The Senate hears about the budget gap amid calls for a millionaire’s tax. Pension protest. Unions call on the governor to pay up. And a controversial new gun control bill makes it to the ...
Sarlo asked Eristoff if cutting back on the state's pension payments is legal.
The rain has stopped, but the water's still rising. There's a hole in the state budget. How to fill an $800 million gap fast. Mayors consider another property tax hike. And hiking the gas tax to fund ...
Sen. Paul Sarlo blames the latest credit rating downgrade on revenue projections by the Christie administration.
The challenges continue. Gov. Christie’s plans to complete the storm recovery. Dirty water. Will a river clean-up actually cause harm? And saving the shore with some amazing new plans.
Sen. Beck says this year the state will invest more aid in education than ever before, according to budget numbers.
He’s calling the war on drugs a failure. What does the governor want to do now? Cracking down on our highways. Why are so many people suddenly getting pulled over? And he’s not done yet. A former ...
Assembly Budget Committee Chairman Gary Schaer says that pension reform was done three years ago and other issues now need to be the priority.
The budget battle in Trenton where Democrats demand -- show us the numbers. Water worries in South Jersey. How safe are their wells? And the real faces of autism.