Category: Unemployment

ANALYSIS: New Jersey’s income growth trails the national average

TRENTON, N.J. – It’s not good. Then again, when is it ever? Garden State Initiative (GSI), an independent research organization, analyzed new jobs numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics the week before Christmas. What it found: retail outlet-populated Read More

Blockbuster jobs numbers help explain Democrats’ impeachment preoccupation | Tober

By Kevin Tober _ The news just keeps getting better, Save Jerseyans! Which means bad news for Impeachment obsessed Democrats. – The BLS just announced on Friday that the economy has added a massive 266,000 jobs in November, drastically exceeding Read More

JOBS REPORT: N.J. workforce still hasn’t recovered from the Great Recession

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – The Murphy Administration released new jobs numbers this week and the news is bleak.  In September 2019, the state experienced a net job loss of 200 positions. Meanwhile, the overall U.S. economy added 135,000 new jobs in Read More

15,000 Jobs On The Line If Congress Doesn’t Act | Spadea

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ NAFTA is gone. And for many of us who saw cheap wages from our neighbors hurting American manufacturing, it’s good riddance. President Trump is making good on his promise to Read More

Another Corporate HQ Is Bolting Phil Murphy’s N.J. For Georgia

HOBOKEN, N.J. – Newell Brands is leaving Hoboken, New Jersey. “The company announced its decision to move its corporate headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia, in order to facilitate a stronger connection between senior leaders and the operations of the business, and Read More

JOBS: New Jersey’s workforce declined again in June ’19, this time by 4,000

TRENTON, N.J. – All is not well in Phil Murphy’s New Jersey, and Sanctuary Statehood is just the tip of the iceberg. According to a new analysis released Friday by Garden State Initiative (GSI), a 501(c)3 nonprofit, New Jersey added Read More