Union Reaction to Pension Reform Bill

By Desiree Taylor

Morale has been low since unions suffered a crushing defeat in their attempt to stop pension and benefits changes.  Read more of this post

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Unions React to Passage of Pension Reform Bill

By Briana Vannozzi

Leaders of some of the state’s top unions were still reeling from the landmark pension and reform legislation that was passed with help from traditionally pro-union Democrats.  Read more of this post

Unions Rally in Protest of Pension & Benefits Reform

By Kate Megargee

On a hot and humid day, tempers were boiling as over 8,000 public employees rallied outside the state capitolIt.  Read more of this post

Assembly Passes Pension and Benefits Reform Bill

By Michael Aron

After a 2.5 hour debate, the vote to pass the pension and reform bill that pitted organized labor and some Democrats against Governor Christie was passed with 46 in favor and 32 against.  Read more of this post

Pension & Health Benefits Reform Fallout

By Jerry Henry

Senate President Sweeney says he is going ahead with a public worker health benefits overhaul with or without his Democratic counterpart in the Assembly.  Read more of this post

Assembly Speaker Sheila Oliver Q & A on Health Benefits

By Michael Aron

Assembly Speaker Oliver says she knows health benefits need to be reformed – that they are putting pressure on governments all over the country.  Read more of this post

Toll Collectors Stage Privatization Protest Rally

By Briana Vannozzi

The Turnpike Authority Board was scheduled to vote on a privatization contract that would affect more than 700 toll collectors.  Read more of this post