Not too long ago, State Senator Steve Sweeney announced that state employees should bear the brunt of balancing the budget. In his rush to appear “fair and balanced” and to offer insincere proposals to avoid the sales tax hike, he was willing to “forget” that the budget and benefits promised to state workers are the results of many years of collective bargaining and are contractually obligated. That doesn’t matter to Sweeney, he’s just trying to look good.
The Jersey Journal is now asking Cindarella Sweeney to try the shoe on his own foot.
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