Number of The Day

April 14, 2011 | Number of The Day
A study by the Office of State Comptroller, initiated by an anonymous complaint, found that New Jersey pays 27,000 state employees a clothing allowance -- $700 for a full-time worker, ...
April 13, 2011 | Number of The Day
New Jerseyans are split right down the middle when it comes to how they feel about Gov. Chris Christie, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll, which showed that about 49 ...
April 12, 2011 | Number of The Day
Casino revenues were down 7.3 percent to $793.9 million in the first quarter of 2011, contributing $62.3 million in tax revenues to the Casino Revenue Fund for the first quarter ...
April 8, 2011 | Number of The Day
New Jersey's African-Americans are more supportive of charter schools than their white counterparts, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll of registered voters, which showed 52 percent of blacks surveyed in ...
April 7, 2011 | Number of The Day
Public contractors spend significantly less these days on political contributions; 2010's $9.4 million was the lowest amount of New Jersey political contributions by contractors since the pay-to-play restrictions were put ...
April 6, 2011 | Number of The Day
If we didn’t have to pay federal taxes, which states would benefit most? New Jersey, for one, since it ranks 49 out of 51 states and the District of Columbia ...
April 5, 2011 | Number of The Day
About $850 billion worth of freight -- or 620 million tons -- move through New Jersey’s ports every year, according to the state’s new Business Action Center. The website and ...
April 4, 2011 | Number of The Day
About 10.3 percent of New Jersey’s bridges are structurally deficient, according to a report by Transportation America, a Washington D.C.-based coalition of smart growth, housing and realty organizations that is ...
April 1, 2011 | Number of The Day
About 15 percent of New Jersey homes are underwater, meaning that the mortgages are greater than what the home is worth, according to a presentation at the New Jersey Future ...
March 31, 2011 | Number of The Day
There are 178,831 grandparents living with their grandchildren in New Jersey, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. And for the most part, that means a grandparent living ...