Legislative Alerts

Governor’s Budget Address, Tuesday, February 24

February 20, 2015J,

Gov. Christie will deliver his sixth budget address on Tuesday, February 24 before a joint session of the Legislature. The address comes as the state faces mounting challenges with regards to the pension system and the Transportation Trust Fund, two key reasons the debts and liabilities have climbed to a stratospheric $183B. Last year, the […]

Transportation Trust Fund Hearing, Nov. 20 in AC

November 14, 2014J,

Final TTF Hearing Thursday, Nov. 20 at 9AM in Atlantic City AC area activists encouraged to speak out against gas-tax hike! The Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee will convene its fourth and final hearing on our Transportation Trust Fund next Thursday, Nov. 20 at Rutgers starting at 9:00 AM. Subsequent to this hearing, legislation […]

Assembly Labor Vote On Paid Sick Mandate, Mon. 10/27

October 24, 2014J

Two weeks ago the Assembly Labor Committee held a discussion-only hearing on a destructive paid sick leave mandate. This coming Monday the committee will vote to move this legislation (A2354). The following members need to hear from activists now: Asm. Ronald Dancer | AsmDancer@njleg.org | 609-758-0205 Asm. Joseph Egan | AsmEgan@njleg.org | 732-855-7441 Asm. Craig […]

Trenton Legislative Alert – Thurs., Oct. 23

October 21, 2014

The Legislature is back in session on Thursday, Oct. 23. Here are the fiscal bills on AFP’s radar. ACR189/SCR125–Block DEP rules repealing NJ’s Cap & Trade regulations (For detailed background, click here) The full Senate will vote to pass the measure The Assembly Regulatory Oversight committee will take the measure up in committee at 2PM […]

Transportation Trust Fund Hearing, Oct. 14 at Rutgers

October 10, 2014J,

No Gas Tax Hike! Speak Out at Next Tuesday’s Hearing at Rutgers! The Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee will convene a special hearing on our Transportation Trust Fund next Tuesday, Oct. 14 at Rutgers starting at 10:00 AM. This is our chance to speak out on this issue, give recommendations on how New Jersey […]