NJ Gas Tax Hike Will Go Into Effect Nov. 1New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signs off on hiking the state's gas tax by 23 cents to help pay for transportation projects.
Christie Spokesperson: New NJ Gas Tax Proposal Under ReviewChristie spokesman Brian Murray and Sweeney spokesman Richard McGrath say a proposal was provided and is under review.
Support Dropping For Casinos In New Jersey Beyond Atlantic City, Poll SaysA new poll shows support lessening for plans to expand casinos in New Jersey beyond Atlantic City.
New Jersey Towns Scramble To Complete Projects Ahead Of Midnight Road Work StoppageHundreds of transportation projects will come to a grinding halt in New Jersey. Governor Chris Christie has issued an executive order to stop them by midnight.
Christie Shuts Down Highway Work After Dems Reject His Gas Tax PlanNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie issued an executive order late Thursday directing state road projects to cease.
NJ Senate Democrats Put Brakes 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.