Tag: furlough

Rutgers will hold off collecting tuition from furloughed federal employees’ kids

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Rutgers raised its tuition rates 2.3% this school year. With the shutdown putting some federal employees’ paychecks on hold indefinitely? And a deal between President Trump and Speaker and Pelosi nowhere in sight? The president of Rutgers Read More

Some Workers More Equal Than Others?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The wailing and gnashing of teeth continues over approximately 800,000 furloughs from active federal service, Save Jerseyans. Despite the fact that a large percentage of the federal government remains operational… 1.350 million employees are still Read More