Category: Local

New Jersey law enforcement won’t help ICE

Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today issued a directive to all state, county and local law enforcement agencies in New Jersey limiting the types of voluntary assistance that their officers may provide to federal civil immigration authorities, including Immigration and…

GM closing plants & laying workers

General Motors plans to lay off 14,700 factory and white-collar workers in North America and shut down five auto plants as it restructures to cut costs and focus more on autonomous and electric vehicles. Higher car prices due to tariffs…

Social Security benefits will increase

Social Security benefits will increase by 2.8 percent in 2019, announced Lisa McCormick, a New Jersey Democrat who is calling for congressional action to make the nation’s retirement system stable, solvent and secure while also refuting politically-motivated lies intended to justify…