How campus activists are fighting to keep race protests alive
Organizers from New England schools are forming alliances to make sure the movement steams ahead
No tax increase for NJ millionaires, no $125 tax credit for anybody, top Democrat says
The Senate president says ads fueled by a $2.5 million donation from the largest teachers' union are a waste: He's a hard no on Murphy's tax hikes.
Top GOP lawmakers want quick repeal of income tax break
The policy under fire was championed by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback and passed by lawmakers in 2012.
Photos: Thousands protest before vote on Kavanaugh
"This is what democracy looks like!" protesters shouted outside the Supreme Court, voicing their opposition to Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the high court but somehow speaking for everyone on every
Thousands of Marriott Workers Are Protesting Today. Here's Why
They're hoping to change the standards for the entire hotel industry
convene on voter ID. Here’s what the latest bill does.
Details of the new bill on voter ID as NAACP protesters rally at the North Carolina General Assembly. Decisions are being made on whether student IDs and expired IDs will be accepted and what else is allowed.
Why thousands protested in Russia
Stirred by allegations of corruption, tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in dozens of cities across Russia yesterday, in the largest anti-government demonstrations the country has seen in years. Between 7,000 and 30,000 people demonstrated in Moscow, and up to 10,000 in St....
Property tax break? Sweeping change in how NJ pays for schools is now law
The revised law is meant to get all districts to an equal footing by 2025 but depends on millions in new funding by the state.
Lawmaker says NJ school kids should learn about student debt
To avoid huge debt, changes to the financial literacy curriculum in New Jersey high schools would include courses on college tuition costs and college loans under a proposed bill.
California lawmaker loses top committee job after tax vote
The only Democrat in the California Assembly who voted against a major transportation deal has been stripped of his position as chairman of the Business and Professions Committee.
NJ legal weed: Top state lawmaker Sweeney rejects marijuana decriminalization
Senate President Stephen Sweeney said on Tuesday he would not support marijuana decriminalization despite failed attempts to legalize marijuana.
Top Democratic lawmaker says NJ's a mess: 'I’m not raising taxes — I’m done'
A top state official wants Garden State residents to get mad as hell and demand a new public worker pension system.
Why Republican lawmakers are pushing for votes on Democratic governor’s tax raises
The GOP is hoping to make Democrats vote on taxes to see how much support they have. Democratic leadership says the vote is pointless since a plan for how to spend the money isn’t in place.
Why Thousands of Marriott Employees Are Protesting Tomorrow
Hotel workers in eight cities will march for better pay and workplace protections.
NJ Taxpayers Have A Right To Know How Their Tax Dollars Are Being Spent, Says Lawmaker [AUDIO]
New Jersey already has a law on the book that requires government officials to send public contracts to the state for online posting, but many simply don't do
How to protest your property taxes
Need to protest your taxes? You better act fast! You need to do so before the end of the month.
Why thousands of Google employees are protesting across the world
The Google walkouts reflect a deepening moral crisis within the company.
Property tax reform proposals stall — for now — as top Texas lawmakers scramble for votes
House leadership plans to hold a floor vote on Monday. Meanwhile, the Senate is looking for one more vote to bring the priority measure to the floor.
Thousands Protest G-20 Leaders’ Presence in Hamburg
Protesters clashed with German police on the streets of Hamburg Thursday in advance of the Group of 20 summit opening tomorrow.
NJ gets more than expected in taxes; Murphy says that should mean property tax relief
Gov. Phil Murphy has proposed using the extra payments for a rainy-day fund and property tax relief, but some legislators have other ideas.