Posts Tagged ‘chris christie’

Oct
2016
5

DOL: $4.8M in Prevailing Wage, Overtime Violations by I.C.E. Subcontractor

DOL: $4.8M in Prevailing Wage, Overtime Violations by I.C.E. Subcontractor
  New Jersey’s Essex County and Community Education Center Inc. (CEC) is among the largest re-entry and in-prison treatment service providers in the United States. And now it owes $4.8 million in back wages and benefits to over 100 detention officers at Delaney Hall Center in Newark. The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) cited the county…
Dec
2015
14

Who’s Fiscally Responsible Now? NJ Senate Pres. Pushes Proposal to Correct Underfunded Pensions

Who's Fiscally Responsible Now? NJ Senate Pres. Pushes Proposal to Correct Underfunded Pensions
  In a New Jersey showdown between Gov. Chris Christie and Senate President Stephen Sweeney, the future of the state’s underfunded pension system has boiled over to the airwaves, with the governor using his monthly call-in radio show on 101.5 FM to attack Sweeney, unions, and the state’s working men and women.  At the center [&hellip…;
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Jul
2014
17

In Convention Resolution, NJ Building Trades Urge Senate Pres. Sweeney to Run for Governor

In Convention Resolution, NJ Building Trades Urge Senate Pres. Sweeney to Run for Governor
  The New Jersey Building and Construction Trades Council (NJBCTC) has passed a unanimous resolution urging NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney to run for governor.  The decision came during the 150,000 member organization’s convention in Atlantic City.   The next gubernatorial race is scheduled for 2017 but is likely to occur earlier…
Jan
2014
14

Sandygate? Christie Not the Only One Taking Heat for Misusing Relief Funds

Sandygate? Christie Not the Only One Taking Heat for Misusing Relief Funds
  A legal complaint has been filed in Middlesex County Superior Court against Jamali Developers LLC of Monroe, New Jersey and its CEO Hussain Burhanpurwala on behalf of workers who claim they were not correctly paid for their time on a publicly funded post-Sandy recovery project.  According to the complaint, filed on behalf of over [&hellip…;