A cap on raises for New Jersey police and firefighters that mediators award when contract talks break down is set to end today, after lawmakers in the state Assembly didn’t concur with Governor Chris Christie’s changes to an extension bill.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, addressing lawmakers amid investigations into political retribution, laid out his second-term agenda beginning with a fresh acknowledgment of his administration’s errors.
While New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has lost support from state Democrats as he weathers political controversies, he may still find backing from the party’s lawmakers as they work to pass policy initiatives.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will say next week how he’ll pay for the first phase of a 10 percent income-tax cut for the second-wealthiest U.S. state’s residents even as he deals with as much as $1.3 billion in higher costs for pensions and debt.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will have to raise payments into the state’s pension system if he wants to win lawmakers’ approval of his proposal to overhaul the plan, the top Democrat on the Assembly Budget panel said.
The New Jersey legislative committee investigating the role played by aides to Governor Chris Christie in intentional traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge has issued 38 subpoenas to people and organizations.