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1903, 2018

2018 Workers Memorial Day

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Workers' Memorial Day is a time to remember those who died on the job or suffered workplace injuries, while raising awareness to prevent future illnesses, injuries and deaths. Respect for health and safety is [...]

1303, 2018

NJ Senate Revives Weinberg’s Oil Train Transparency Bill Chris Christie Vetoed

March 13th, 2018|0 Comments

The New Jersey Senate Transportation Committee approved an oil train transparency bill on Monday, reviving an effort that had been stymied by former Gov. Chris Christie. The legislation, S-1883, would require railroads to develop oil [...]

703, 2018

Murphy is in Drivers Seat to Make NJ Electric-Car Friendly

March 7th, 2018|0 Comments

New Jersey is the most densely populated state and one of the largest automobile markets in the country. Known for its population density and highways, New Jersey has a large number of commuters with [...]

2602, 2018

Bloomfield Mayor Venezia Joins Mayors of other Earned Sick Day Towns to Call for Statewide Action

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Bloomfield Mayor Michael Venezia joined the mayors of Jersey City, Montclair, Newark, Passaic, Morristown, and Plainfield, to call for statewide legislative action to extend coverage to all New Jersey workers; Each of these municipalities [...]

1202, 2018

Murphy’s Turn to Fix the Sickening Conditions of N.J.’s Urban Schools

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Entire school districts are shutting down due to mold contamination and fears of asbestos exposure. Students are unable to drink from water fountains due to worries about high lead levels. Classroom temperatures reach triple [...]

602, 2018

Transit Equity Rally

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Transit Equity Rally: Workers & Community Members Demand Electrification of Transportation to Preserve our Climate and Create Jobs Jersey City, NJ – Dozens of people gathered at City Hall on Tuesday, February 6 to [...]

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