January 2019

New Jersey Raises Minimum to $15

By |January 18th, 2019|Categories: Highlights|

Thanks to the work of WEC and many allies in the Fight for $15 coalition, New Jersey is now the fourth state in the nation to have a $15 minimum wage by 2024. We want [...]

January 2020

December 2019

November 2019

WEC in the News! Press Release from Andy Kim’s Office: Congressman Kim Votes to Protect Health Care and Social Service Workers from Workplace Violence

By |November 22nd, 2019|Categories: Press Releases, WEC in the News|

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Andy Kim (NJ-03) voted to pass bipartisan legislation that would protect health care and social service workers from workplace violence, which has increased by 69 percent over the past decade according [...]

Murphy Establishes “Implementation Board” for Public Banking.

By |November 14th, 2019|Categories: Highlights|

This week, Governor Murphy signed an executive order to create an “implementation board” with the intention of establishing a public bank in New Jersey.  This is an incredible, bold step for the state to take [...]

October 2019

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