NJ Senate Not Planning Vote Thursday On Christie's Gas Tax ProposalSen. Paul Sarlo, the budget committee chairman, said lawmakers are continuing to work on a deal that is acceptable to the Assembly and Republican Gov. Chris Christie but there won't be a vote Thursday.
Christie Touts Transportation Plan, Agrees To Raising Gas Tax In New JerseyFor the first time in decades, a governor of New Jersey has agreed to a deal to raise the gas tax.
NJ Senate To Consider Minimum Wage Hike, Gas Tax LegislationThe Democrat-led Senate is scheduled to vote Thursday on the measure that would raise the current $8.38 wage to $10.10 on Jan. 1.
New Jersey Residents Divided Over Proposed 23-Cent Gas Tax HikeSick of potholes? It seems some New Jersey lawmakers are too after proposing a gas tax increase to fund infrastructure projects.
Proposed NJ Bill Includes 23-Cent Gas Tax HikeState lawmakers have unveiled plans to raise $20 billion over the next decade to fix the expiring transportation trust fund.
Talk Of Raising Taxes Expected In Next New Jersey Legislative SessionThe scene was set Thursday for lawmakers to discuss raising taxes in the next session of the New Jersey Legislature.
Poll: New Jerseyans Opposed To Gas Tax HikeA Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released Tuesday finds 57 percent of residents surveyed are against raising the gas tax for any reason compared to 37 percent who would support an increase.
Debate Revs Up Over Raising New Jersey Gas TaxThe state's Transportation Trust Fund, which gets money from the gas tax, is running out of money needed to repair potholes, bridges and more.
Wisniewski: Raise Gas Tax To Pay For NJ Transportation ProjectsAssembly Transportation Committee Chairman John Wisniewski told Meadowlands-area business leaders Tuesday that the state must identify a dedicated source of funding for the Transportation Trust Fund.
Proposal To Raise New Jersey Gas Tax Draws IreA proposal to raise the gas tax in New Jersey is drawing opposition.
Shuttered Bridges To Stay That Way With New Jersey Transportation Fund DepletedInfrastructure problems on roads and bridges are causing great pain in New Jersey, and the source for funding to fix them is up in the air.
Experts Weigh How To Replenish New Jersey Transportation Trust FundThe New Jersey Transportation Trust Fund has been running dry, and as of Monday, there was still no plan place to replenish it.