On Thursday, Mike Testa, the Cumberland County Republican chairman, was sworn into his District 1 Senate seat. Testa defeated Senator Bob Andrzejczak in the Nov. 5 election to serve the remainder of former state Senator Jeff Van Drew’s term. Testa’s bio can be found here.
Mon., Dec. 9, 2019 Assembly Labor Committee 10 a.m. 4th Floor, Committee Room 12 A-1110 / S-782 – Downey (D11); Houghtaling (D11); Dancer (R12) / Sarlo (D36); Scutari (D22) – Increases workers’ compensation for loss of hand or foot; requires Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development to study effectiveness of workers’ compensation program. NJBIA will […]
While NJBIA covered the election results from Tuesday, the key points to keep in mind are as follows. The Assembly Democrats retained the majority of their seats, however, they lost two Assembly seats in District 1 (Cape May County) and are waiting on the results of the District 2 election. As such, the Assembly Democrats […]
NJ Receives a Cumulative Grade of “D+” in the 2019 Manufacturing Score Card. NJ’s tax climate, expected fiscal liability gap, and sector diversification all scored an “F”, resulting in a poor overall grade for NJ’s manufacturing health.
NJBIA’s Andrew Musick was invited to testify before members of the Senate Economic Growth and Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committees regarding New Jersey’s Economic Development Strategy. Please read below for his testimony. On behalf of our member companies that provide more than 1 million jobs in the state and make the New Jersey Business […]