by Alan Pyke Posted on April 14, 2015 Updated: April 15, 2015
Presumptive 2016 candidate Chris Christie (R-NJ) laid out a plan to cut Social Security benefits on Tuesday in New Hampshire, but critics note that it would not only harm future retirees but fail to close the program's funding gap.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on April 3, 2015 Updated: April 3, 2015
"It's a decision that's unfair. Lawful residents contribute to the state's tax coffers ... help fund the very benefits that they are being denied."
by Kira Lerner Posted on March 31, 2015
Jim Keady is not taking the governor's advice.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 27, 2015 Updated: March 27, 2015
Nationally, more than one out of four farmworkers are undocumented.
by Kira Lerner Posted on March 8, 2015 Updated: March 9, 2015
“I’ll deal with you here the same way as I deal with you in New Jersey,” Christie told the protesters.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 3, 2015
Bloomfield, NJ just passed the country's 21st paid sick leave law.
by Kira Lerner Posted on February 25, 2015
"To be clear, there is no agreement. There is no deal on anything," the union president said.
by Kira Lerner Posted on February 24, 2015 Updated: February 24, 2015
The governor will announce a $1.3 billion payment into the state's pension system on Tuesday, a number that falls short of the amount mandated by a state judge on Monday.
by Kira Lerner Posted on February 20, 2015 Updated: February 20, 2015
A recent report found that 15,000 families are still displaced and waiting on state aid because of the mismanaged state program.
by Zack Ford Posted on February 11, 2015
A New Jersey judge agrees that marketing homosexuality as a disorder to sell ex-gay therapy is consumer fraud.