Tag: workforce

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

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

Trump to Follow Reagan Model in Federal Hiring Freeze

President-elect Donald Trump won’t be saying you’re fired, but he will be saying you’re froze as a one means of shrinking the bureaucracy. Trump has pledged to reduce the federal workforce through attrition, and leaving positions unfilled through a hiring Read More

Booker Admits Failure (Sort Of)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I wanted to bring this up earlier in the week, Save Jerseyans, but Bridgegate knocked me (and the rest of New Jersey’s political watchers) off of the pre-planned programming schedule. It happens. Senator Cory Booker Read More