Money

The poor end up paying more

Low income households per-roll for toilet paper and paper towels than middle income households, according to researchers from the University of Michigan who have published a new study. The study shows that less affluent households are severely disadvantaged in the American…

Democrats agree on $15 minimum wage plan

New Jersey’s minimum wage would increase to $15 an hour over five years under a new proposal from the leaders of the Democratic Legislature. Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto and Senate President Steve Sweeney announced their plan Friday during a statehouse news conference. The…