POLITICS & GOVERNMENT

Sweeney talks NJEA, millionaire’s tax, coronavirus

BY Michael Aron, Chief Political Correspondent |

The budget battle over how to spend your tax dollars is on. One of the political power hitters leading the fight has already demonstrated his art of the deal by resolving a dispute with a long time adversary that both sides are calling a win. State Senate President Steve Sweeney sat down with Chief Political Correspondent Michael Aron to discuss the renegotiation of teacher health benefits, the possibility of a new millionaire’s tax, and how the state Legislature is preparing for coronavirus-related issues.