State News

Candidate Cautions Of Cost Catastrophe

NORTH PLAINFIELD—New Jersey residents could see their out-of-pocket expenses double under a Republican budget proposal that would end Medicare as we know it and turn it into a voucher program, according to an analysis by the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee.

NJ Adds 14,000 Jobs In April; Unemployment Remains At 9.3%

TRENTON – For the third consecutive month, New Jersey’s economy added jobs. However, unemployment remained at 9.3 percent in April as the overall workforce continued to grow with previously discouraged workers reentering the labor market.

Helping Out

HOBOKEN — U.S. Senator Robert Menendez assisted postal workers in Hoboken who were unloading food donations during their 19th Annual National Association Of Postal Workers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.