Paterson Mayor Andre Sayegh says his city relies heavily on state transitional aid, receiving $33 million last year. This year they hoped for $26 million, but Gov. Phil Murphy’s frozen most of the ...
According to Steinhardt, the $38.7 billion budget did nothing to stop the state’s pension crisis, save on spending, or provide any meaningful tax relief.
Murphy lamented losing the battle to include a millionaire's tax in the FY 2020 budget.
Gov. Phil Murphy on Sunday signed a $38.7 billion budget without a millionaire's tax, ending tense negotiations with top Democrats and staving off a government shutdown.
In Trenton, the talk was more about what hasn't been happening in the budget negotiations. Sweeney said he'd wait to see what the governor announces at his Sunday afternoon presser before making any ...
Sen. Ron Rice, who has been leading the effort to decriminalize marijuana possession in lieu of legalization, joined other lawmakers and advocates to continue pushing the agenda, which he says is ...
The governor continues to chide lawmakers for a rejecting his key budget priorities.
The Senate Majority Office says a bill to create a state-based exchange isn’t being held up. In fact, it’s still being worked on to expand the legislation for all Medicaid eligible residents.
Murphy reiterates that "all options on the table" on what he'll do about the budget.
With nine days left in the budget deadline, the governor says all options remain on the table. But at this point, no new meetings are scheduled.
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The Legislature's passed a $38.7 billion spending plan that Gov. Phil Murphy has vowed to veto, at least in part, because it doesn’t include his proposed millionaire’s tax expansion.
Murphy says tax fairness is more than just about the millionaire's tax.
Murphy sent a letter to state legislators marking his stance on their budget. Sweeney fired back in his own letter.
Murphy signaled Wednesday that he'd delete spending from the budget that he says rely on unrealistic and unsustainable revenue projections.