The completion of the Gateway tunnel project is critical to maintaining New Jersey’s competitiveness and quality of life, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association said today as the Senate Transportation Committee released a resolution supporting its funding. SJR-80 (Lagan, D-38; Weinberg, D-37) urges the Trump administration to adhere to an agreement made by the […]
The New Jersey Chapter of the Global Business Travel Association is hosting an event called Rent, Share, or Drive – Ridesharing and Corporate Travel on Wednesday, June 20 at the Kenilworth Inn. With the rise of ride-hailing companies, many companies are still undecided on how to approach and balance their relationships with car rental, traditional […]
Politico is reporting that $540 million that could be used to fund a portion of the Gateway tunnel project will be included in the final spending bill that has to be enacted by midnight Friday. Citing “two people close to the budget negotiations,” Politico said the deal would avoid President Donald Trump’s veto because it […]
The New Jersey Business & Industry Association today urged voters to approve Public Question No. 2 on the ballot Tuesday, November 8—the proposed constitutional amendment ensuring all motor fuels tax and petroleum products gross receipts tax revenues that are collected go toward infrastructure projects. If the funds are not constitutionally dedicated to this purpose the […]
The New Jersey Business & Industry Association praised the bipartisan compromise to reauthorize the Transportation Trust Fund that was announced today. In particular, NJBIA is pleased that the compromise includes the elimination of the estate tax and the increase in the income tax exclusion for retirement income.