The strike’s averted. Now the pitch. To persuade NJ Transit workers that the deal they got is the best they can get. If even one union rejects it the strike’s back on.
The best Atlantic City can get might be in a rescue package voted on today. But it could also get competition. Lawmakers vote on asking voters to decide whether to allow casinos in North Jersey.
And whether to increase lead testing. Not just in water but in old homes. Lawmakers want the levels acceptable in New Jersey lowered to more rigorous standards set by the CDC.