Secretary of Education Arnie Duncan unveiled a vast collection of school dataTuesday, calling attention to alarmingly high discipline rates for minority students in comparison to their white counterparts. The trend lines applied to suspensions and expulsions, as well as referrals to law enforcement agencies.
The IRS would like you to get some credit for qualified home energy improvements this year. Perhaps you installed solar equipment or recently insulated your home? Here are two tax credits that may be available to you:
TRENTON – On the eve of an Assembly Budget Committee hearing on Gov. Chris Christie’s state budget proposal that features an across-the-board personal income tax cut, Assembly Democrats unveiled their own plan to help New Jersey taxpayers.
TRENTON – The Assembly Budget Committee will convene the first public hearing on Gov. Chris Christie’s state budget proposal on Wednesday.
TRENTON – Tonight’s Mega Millions lottery jackpot is worth up to $127 million.
STATE – U.S. Rep. Donald Payne, the first African-American from New Jersey to serve in Congress, died today after a battle with colon cancer. He was 77.
CARTERET–On Friday, March 2, Carteret Mayor Dan Reiman joined with first grade students at Columbus Elementary School for the 2012 Read Across America program.
A viral video tying the Chevy Volt’s erroneously reported flammability to the Obama administration’s bailout of the auto industry was produced and paid for by a conservative radio host and filmmaker.
Political committees controlled by Mitt Romney’s campaign have made generous donations to prominent Republicans in early primary states, but records show contributions have tailed off as the GOP nominees head in to Super Tuesday.
President Obama’s Department of Energy financed a fleet of green energy companies that later fell into bankruptcy — but not before the firms doled out six-figure bonuses and payouts to top executives, a Center for Public Integrity and ABC News investigation found.