Category: Sick Leave

N.J. Senator demands sick leave reform after $440k Englewood Cliffs payout

A report that Englewood Cliffs’s former Deputy Police Chief is getting more than $441,000 in payouts, a sum which includes almost $120,000 in exchange for 150 unused sick days, has some legislators clamoring for long-neglected sick leave reforms. “Sick days are there to Read More

Trump’s paid maternity leave proposal is a short-sighted illusion

Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka will be in Aston, PA this evening, Save Jerseyans, to unveil a new proposal aimed at helping women and families, part of which includes providing six weeks of paid maternity leave. What we know about Read More

2016 Off To a Dreadful Start for Small Businesses in New Jersey

By Laurie Ehlbeck We haven’t even made it out of the first quarter of 2016 but there is already plenty for small businesses in New Jersey to be concerned about on the upcoming legislative calendar. Senator Sweeney and Speaker Prieto Read More

Barf! Terminally-Flawed Sick Pay Bill Advances

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog In their latest move designed to destroy New Jersey’s job market, Trenton Democrats rammed a private sector sick pay bill (A-2354) through the Assembly Labor Committee Monday. Frustrated committee member Parker Space (R-Sussex, Warren Read More