Christie Demands Changes To Bill Extending Police, Firefighter Arbitrator-Award Pay Cap IncreasesNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie issued a quick conditional veto Thursday, so as to make major changes to a bill passed by lawmakers to extend the cap on arbitrator-awarded pay increases for police and firefighter unions.
Gov. Paterson Calls Legislature Back To Cap TaxesPaterson proposed to cap the annual growth of local school and government taxes, which were among the highest in the nation.
Gov. Paterson Backs Property Tax CapPaterson supported a bill to cap yearly hikes at 4-percent or 120-percent of inflation, whichever is lower.