Tag: worker

Sorry Sleepy Joe, American workers already have their 2020 candidate: Donald Trump

By Col. Douglas MacGregor _ Joe Biden is making a real effort to run for President as a working class hero — but that role has already been filled by Donald Trump. The putative Democratic frontrunner launched his campaign in Read More

For the Sake of N.J.’s Working Poor, Don’t Raise the Minimum Wage | Johnson

By Matthew Johnson _ Living below the poverty line is difficult, even in the wealthiest country in the world. For low-skilled workers, the prospect of earning less than $100 for a day’s labor may seem daunting. However, the alternative is Read More

N.J. state workers will receive retroactive pay from July shutdown

TRENTON, N.J. – Governor Chris Christie signed S3422/A18 on Tuesday, amending the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget to give furloughed state employees retroactive salary payments for this July’s shut down. “This bill justly reinstates the pay lost by our hard-working rank and Read More

Brown locks arms with Local 54 to help Taj workers’ families this Christmas

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Tis the season for helping those who need a hand, Save Jerseyans. Assemblyman Chris Brown (R-2) got into the spirit this week by partnering with UNITE HERE Local 54 and the Community Food Read More

Labor isn’t thicker than water

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If labor unions want to prove that they’re more than just Democrat super pacs of a different name, Save Jerseyans, than stuff like this doesn’t help their case: Just in. Breaking News Read More

Donovan Enters Final Stretch with Labor Backing

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog $200 million in savings over four years. That’s the number Bergen’s Kathe Donovan, the incumbent County Executive in New Jersey’s most populous county, chose to focus upon in her formal campaign kickoff Read More