May 4th, 2016 by Jon Whiten | No Comments
This letter sends a strong message to New Jersey’s lawmakers: the time to close corporate loopholes is now.
April 27th, 2016 by Jon Whiten | No Comments
New Jersey would have a stronger economy and healthier people if every working man and woman could take days off when they are sick without forfeiting their pay or, sometimes, their jobs. Today, though, over 1 million New Jerseyans – most of whom work in low-wage jobs – don’t get paid when they have to take off for being sick.
April 26th, 2016 by Jon Whiten | No Comments
There are no guarantees that this strategy will actually work to significantly boost Camden’s economy or help its residents.
April 26th, 2016 by Carly Rothman Siditsky | No Comments
Dozens of advocates and allies joined New Jersey Policy Perspective on Monday for a special briefing on the effort to secure drivers licenses for undocumented residents in New Jersey.
April 25th, 2016 by Jon Whiten | No Comments
There’s good news and bad news when it comes to securing funding for critical improvements and modernization of our roads, bridges, train lines and other transportation assets.
April 22nd, 2016 by Carly Rothman Siditsky | No Comments
A standing-room only crowd joined New Jersey Policy Perspective last month for a special briefing on the tax flight myth – the perennial falsehood that high taxes cause wealthy residents to flee the state.
April 21st, 2016 by Brandon McKoy | No Comments
A newly released study by the University of Washington’s Evans School of Public Policy and Governance found “little or no evidence of price increases in Seattle relative to the surrounding area.”
April 20th, 2016 by Jon Whiten | No Comments
New Jersey is one of just 10 states that has yet to recover all of the jobs it has lost since the recession’s official start in December 2007.
April 14th, 2016 by Carly Rothman Siditsky | No Comments
April 14th, 2016 by Erika J. Nava | No Comments
Next week, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear an immigration case that could either improve the lives of hundreds of thousands of New Jerseyans or needlessly tear families apart.