Bargaining Table

New Jersey Senate Passes Benefits Bill In 24-15 VoteThe New Jersey Senate has passed a bill requiring sharply higher contributions for pensions and health benefits from public workers while suspending unions' ability to bargain over health care.
NJ Senate Committee Passes Bill To Increase Public Workers' Contribution To PensionsA bill requiring 500,000 public workers in New Jersey to shoulder a significantly larger share of the costs for their health care and pension benefits and take the issue off the bargaining table has advanced over staunch objections from organized labor.