Governor volunteers one giveback, no-strings-attached offer to raise Earned Income Tax Credit to 30 percent, helping NJ’s lowest-paid workers
Extensive line-item vetoes expected, but the real surprise may be what the Dems didn’t include: fully funded school aid and relief for depleted Transportation Trust ...
Some GOP lawmakers react favorably to idea of making quarterly payments as show of ‘good faith’ and to take advantage of investment returns
Tax hikes for wealthy and corporations, increased pension funding are likely to win approval – then head to Christie’s desk for probable veto
Sweeney and Dems build a budget that boosts funding for pension payments and adds money for education and family planning
By closing loopholes that let multinational companies shift profits to other countries, Democratic lawmaker says he can find at least $250M for strapped state
Legislative group -- comprising only Democratic lawmakers -- identifies tax credits for working poor, funding for education among top priorities
Rutgers study questions Christie administration claim that having local school districts assume responsibility would be ‘cost-neutral’
Head of Treasury Department’s Office of Management and Budget served in post under six different governors
Two provisions of NJ constitution provide loopholes that allow – and actually ‘require’ -- lawmakers to circumvent mandates
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