Senators turned down a proposal to grant Bay State shoppers a weekend free from the sales tax this August.
Gov. Phil Murphy also renewed his call for a $15-an-hour minimum wage.
Gov. Phil Murphy signed a law Friday allowing millions of dollars in taxpayer-funded raises for hundreds of public officials in New Jersey, including judges, county prosecutors, and members of the governor's cabinet.
At the same time, Murphy, a Democrat, also renewed his call for a $15-an-hour minimum wage in the state.
Proponents of the salary increase say they're...
Seniors, the disabled and working families should not have to continue paying the price for decades' worth of bad decisions that were made at their expense.
By Craig J. Coughlin
New Jersey is known for many things - our beautiful shore, our great history, Bruce Springsteen - but it's also known for something much less attractive: having the highest property taxes in the nation.
New Jersey's residential property taxes set a new record in...