Tag: public employee

N.J. Senator: Unbusy state workers should be processing 250k outstanding unemployment claims

TRENTON, N.J. – Website server issues, general incompetence, and a steady flow of new unemployment claims (1 million since January 1st as of last Friday) is keeping New Jersey’s unemployment backlog dauntingly large and a major obstacle to workers who Read More

FACT: Out of all recent governors, Christie’s least to blame for pension mess

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Tuesday’s budget address is appropriately renewing the budget/pension recrimination battle, Save Jerseyans, so if you haven’t already, check out our contributor Joe Sinagra’s Pension Death Spiral post. It’s a great quick primer Read More

Obamacare Will Burst N.J. Benefits Bubble

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Christie is on the Ocean City Music Pier today pushing for another sweeping round of public employee benefit reforms, Save Jerseyans. It’s timely. You know what the pension numbers look like because you’re a Read More