2017 Minimum Wage Hike Is a Positive Step, but It’s Not Nearly Enough

Lawmakers must do more to boost low-paid workers and the state’s economy.

Six Reasons the Governor’s ‘Fairness Formula’ Must be Rejected

Plan would reduce opportunities for low-income and working-class families across New Jersey To read a PDF version of this report, […]

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Repealing the Medicaid Expansion Would Reverse Health Coverage Gains & Deepen New Jersey’s Financial Crisis

Proposal would cause over a half million residents to lose health coverage and cost the state about $3 billion a year in federal funds.

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Fast Facts: Removing All Undocumented New Jerseyans Would Harm the State’s Economy

The Garden State would lose the largest share of GDP in the nation without its undocumented workforce To read a […]


EITC Expansion Would Provide a Crucial Boost to Hundreds of Thousands of New Jerseyans

Expanding the EITC for low-wage workers not raising children is a vital step to increase economic security.