UTICA, N.Y. – President Barack Obama’s job approval rating has dipped to 39 percent, equaling a low since he took office two years ago, according to a newly released Zogby Interactive poll.
TRENTON — Legislation sponsored by Senator Tom Kean, Jr. expanding a tax credit program for businesses located near commuter rail stations has cleared the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.
TRENTON – Legislation that would extend the eligibility of certain business and housing project tax credits available to New Jersey businesses was released Tuesday from the Assembly Budget Committee.
TRENTON – The Assembly Budget Committee on Tuesday approved a measure to streamline the development approval process to encourage Smart Growth in New Jersey.
TRENTON – Several bills aimed at making New Jersey more “business friendly” advanced out of an Assembly committee Tuesday.
PISCATAWAY – Union County will become the first county in New Jersey to include suicide prevention training for all of its law enforcement officers.
TRENTON – A bill, which would allow companies that provide paid internships to qualified interns to claim a tax credit, was approved by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee Tuesday by a vote of 9-2.
TRENTON – Legislation intended to promote investment in emerging technology businesses that can create jobs and economic growth for New Jersey was released Tuesday by an Assembly panel.
TRENTON — Concerned that a significant number of already-expired public employee contracts would not be subject to the proposed two percent cap on arbitration awards to public employee unions, Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon introduced a measure clarifying that the cap would apply to contracts that expired before the cap begins on Jan. 1.