Senate Passes Multiple Bills in Their Only November Voting Session
New Jersey Senate votes to increase the minimum wage and tie it to the cost of living. Yet every Republican votes against providing a living wage to New Jersey’s poorest workers. A gubernatorial veto is expected, so the Senate also passed a constitutional amendment to lock in COLA adjustments. But even if that is brought to fruition, low wage earners won’t see any relief until 2014.
Making Camden’s Problems Worse
What do you do if your city has one of the worst crime rates in the nation? You disband the police force and replace experienced cops who know the neighborhoods with inexperienced junior (i.e. cheaper) officers. The process has begun.
Rutgers – The State University
Sandy- One Month Later
Legislators see the damage first hand. (Photo Credit: Assemblyman Angel Fuentes’ Facebook page)
Is it Still Jon Corzine’s Fault?