NJPP Blog

Friday Facts and Fireworks: July 5, 2019

Four facts on the budget to celebrate the Fourth of July!

New Jersey’s Minimum Wage Rises to $10.00

The minimum wage — for most workers — is now $10.00 an hour.

NJPP: FY 2020 Budget Turns Page on Gimmicks, Invests in Rainy Day Fund

$401 million deposit in rainy day fund is the first in over a decade.

Friday Facts and Figures: June 28, 2019

Governor announces no shutdown. Line-item vetoes to the Legislature’s budget are expected.

Friday Facts and Figures: June 21, 2019

Legislature passes a budget without a millionaires tax and corporate subsidy extension without reforms.