Protesters Demand That N.J. Fund State Pensions; Christie Says 'Get Realistic'Dozens of people carrying signs disrupted a conservative group's rally over pension funding on the steps of the New Jersey statehouse Thursday, and urged Gov. Chris Christie to fund the state's pension.
Christie Administration Appeals Order To Pump Funds Into Pension SystemThe Christie administration on Monday formally asked an appellate judge to review a case involving the New Jersey public pension system.
New Report Chronicles Poor Track Record For New Jersey Pension PaymentsA report showing New Jersey's poor track record at paying into its public pension system has come out just as Gov. Chris Christie navigates his latest proposal through a hostile state Legislature to scale back a promised payment.
Judge Orders Christie To Put More Funds Into State Employee PensionsA judge on Monday ordered New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and the state Legislature to put more money into pension funds for retired public workers.
NJ Homeowners Feel The Pinch As Property Taxes Rise Despite CapHigh property taxes have some homeowners in New Jersey feeling the pinch, taxes went up dramatically in 2014 despite a cap.
VIDEO: Christie Releases Mock Movie Trailer 'No Pain, No Gain'The governor's office released a trailer Tuesday for a fake summer blockbuster movie titled, "No Pain. No Gain."
Former Gov. David Paterson Pushes For Pension Bill To Help Injured NYPD Cop Rosa RodriguezFormer New York Gov. David Paterson is urging state lawmakers should pass a law exempting NYPD Officer Rosa Rodriguez, critically injured during a fire in Coney Island last month, from receiving only a reduced pension.
Report: 17 Of New Jersey’s 21 Sheriffs Are Double-DippingThe 17 double-dipping sheriffs and 29 undersheriffs are raking in $8.3 million a year, said New Jersey Watchdog's Mark Lagerqvist.
Cuomo Discusses Initiatives To Strip Corrupt Lawmakers Of PensionsStripping politicians convicted of corruption of their pensions is not easy, Gov. Andrew Cuomo says, but initiatives are in place to change that.
EXCLUSIVE: Westchester School Administrator's Double Dipping Infuriates PublicA school superintendent in Westchester County, in fact, is raising eyebrows by going through the motions of retirement without even changing offices.
New Jersey's '$100K Club' Of Retirees Grows 50 Percent In Two YearsIt's perfectly legal, but to some, big pension payouts to public employees are outrageous and unaffordable, and they're only growing.
Connecticut Legislature Turns Attention To Budget DeficitWith gun control reform accomplished, Connecticut state lawmakers now have to figure out how to deal with the over $2 billion deficit in the next two-year budget.