Pension Funds

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie walks next to Richard Weited, owner of East Dover marina,  in Toms River on Oct. 29, 2014, the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy slamming into the state. (credit: Getty Images)

3 N.J. Pension Funds Sue Gov. Christie Over Contributions

New Jersey’s three biggest pension funds for public workers have sued Gov. Chris Christie over his decision earlier this year to cut contributions to the funds.

12/10/2014

New Jersey residents listen to Gov. Chris Christie at a town hall-style meeting in Belmar on July 30, 2014. (Credit: Getty Images)

Christie In Belmar: NJ Can’t Turn Blind Eye To Pension Problem

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said his proposals for fixing New Jersey’s underfunded pension system will come by the end of summer, but the governor said the problem can no longer be ignored.

07/30/2014

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

N.J. Lawmakers Pass Tax Hikes On Corporations, Wealthy; Christie Expected To Veto

The Democrat-controlled New Jersey Legislature voted Thursday to raise taxes on companies and high-earning individuals while fully funding pension funds for public employees, but no one doubts that Gov. Chris Christie will veto the measure.

06/26/2014

The General Motors logo is seen at a used car dealership - Toy, MI - August 17, 2010 - Photo: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images

GM Offering May Leave Out Many Small Investors

Pension funds, mutual funds and other big institutions all want a piece of the rehabilitated GM. That means the three dozen banks divvying up the new shares may not have much left for individual investors.

11/17/2010