NJ Capitol Report

New Jersey Capitol Report – exploring political, social, and cultural issues affecting New Jersey.


NJ State PBA Wants Politics Out of Police and Fireman Pensions

Patrick Colligan, President, New Jersey State Policemen’s Benevolent Association, shares why he feels Trenton needs to leave the Police and Fire...

Betsy Ryan NJHA Examines Potential Taxing Not-For-Profit Hospitals

Betsy Ryan, President & CEO New Jersey Hospital Association, examines the bill that calls for not-for-profit hospitals to pay property taxes to t...

United Healthcare Workers Union Push for Higher Wages

Milly Silva, Executive Vice President, 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East talks about the “Fight for $15” movement and the benefit of...

Milly Silva on Raising the Minimum Wage (Clip)

Milly Silva, Executive Vice President of the 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, explains why it is important to raise the minimum wage to $15 an...

Asm. Jon Bramnick On Public Pension, Taxes & NJ’s Failing Roads

As part of the Legislative Leaders Series, Steve Adubato speaks with Assemblyman Jon Bramnick about the major issues facing New Jersey, including the ...

Asm. Speaker Prieto On the Transportation Trust Fund & Public Pension

As part of the Legislative Leaders Series, Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto shares his ideas about how to fund the Transportation Trust Fund and the Pu...

Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto on Increasing the Gas Tax (Clip)

Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto shares why he believes raising the gas tax and educating the public are key to fixing the Transportation Trust Fund.

Assemblyman Jon Bramnick on the NJ Pension Crisis (Clip)

Assemblyman Jon Bramnick shares why he does not support a constitution amendment to fix the NJ Pension Crisis.

Sen.Tom Kean: Estate & Inheritance Taxes Drive People Out of NJ

As part of the Legislative Leaders Series, Steve Adubato speaks to Senate Minority Leader Thomas Kean, Jr, about the estate and inheritance taxes and ...

Senate President Stephen Sweeney On New Jersey’s Pension Crisis

As part of the Legislative Leaders Series, Steve Adubato talks with Senate President Stephen Sweeney about New Jersey’s pension crisis, the underfun...