New Jersey Lawmakers Try Again On Capping Payouts For Sick DaysSen. Joe Kyrillos and Senate President Steve Sweeney introduced a bill to cap the payouts at $15,000 for retiring school and government employees.
Monmouth County, N.J. GOP Furious Over Phone Number HijackingRepublican Party officials on Monmouth County, N.J., were furious this week, after their phone number was hijacked and made to appear it was being used to make a 4 a.m. robocall purporting to urge residents to vote for Sen. Joe Kyrillos.
Menendez, Kyrillos Spar Over Economy In U.S. Senate DebateU.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), and his Republican challenger, state Sen. Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) sparred Thursday over how best to jumpstart the economy.
N.J. Democrats Bring Back Idea Of Millionaires' Tax To Balance BudgetNew Jersey lawmakers are trying to hammer out a budget and avoid a government shutdown. One idea is to get millionaires to pay more taxes, but critics say it could hurt the middle class.