NJBIA President and CEO Michele N. Siekerka, Esq. issued the following statement regarding Gov. Phil Murphy’s proposed FY 2021 budget today. “NJBIA appreciates Governor Murphy’s efforts to prepare a state budget that makes investments in New Jersey’s future, particularly given our state’s considerable fiscal challenges. We support investments in NJ TRANSIT and workforce development proposed […]
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Despite a booming economy and tax revenues already exceeding estimates, Gov. Phil Murphy again proposed a broad-based tax increase to fund the $40.9 billion proposed budget he unveiled today. The spending plan would increase spending by $2.1 billion over the budget Murphy signed into law last year, a 5.4% increase. Murphy presented his budget as […]
The air service options at Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) have not kept pace with economic growth in the region, so it wants to undertake “an aggressive and strategic air service development marketing initiative.” The initiative received a major boost Monday when the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) awarded ACY $400,000 in grant money from […]
Deloitte released findings of a new survey, which found that the majority of the U.S. workforce values work flexibility and prioritizes the use of flexible work options to support their well-being, despite stigma that persists around them. The new external survey of 1,000 U.S. white-collar professionals revealed that nearly all respondents say they would benefit […]
The National Labor Relations Board will issue its final rule tomorrow, Feb. 26, governing joint-employer status under the National Labor Relations Act. The final rule restores the joint-employer standard that the Board applied for several decades prior to the 2015 decision in Browning-Ferris, but with the greater precision, clarity, and detail that rulemaking allows. As […]