LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP – It was the first time Gov. Chris Christie had come to any event in Republican-red Ocean County where the protesters outnumbered his supporters. And these were not just ordinary protesters — they were police officers and firefighters in the hundreds from all over New Jersey, outraged that Christie on Tuesday had come […]
President Donnelly responds to Christie mockery of pension system....
Updates on the 2% Interest Arbitration Cap....
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NJFMBA Donates $15,000 to NJ Wounded Warrior Michael Minnard
NJFMBA donates two iPads to St. Barnabas Burn Unit
NJFMBA donates two iPads to St. Barnabas Burn Unit.
WIMBERLY, CRYAN & SINGLETON BILL PROTECTING EMPLOYEE PENSION PAYMENTS FROM BEING HIJACKED BY CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION GAINS ASSEMBLY APPROVAL Measure Would Bar Administration from Using Increased Employee Contributions to Offset State’s Obligation (TRENTON) – By a vote of 51-28, the General Assembly on Thursday approved legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Benjie Wimberly, Joseph Cryan and Troy Singleton […]
After a long fought battle, a bill was passed in both the Senate and Assembly that extends the cap on interest arbitration until 2017. The bill was fast tracked over the past week, without hearings in either the Senate or Assembly committees, and instead moved directly to a floor vote after a compromise was […]
PRIETO STATEMENT ON POLICE & FIRE INTEREST ARBITRATION (TRENTON) – Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson, Bergen) released the following statement Monday on police and fire interest arbitration and extending the 2 percent cap on base salary awards. The Assembly approved a bill to extend the cap on March 27 (A3067 / S1869) but the governor blocked it […]
April 10, 2014 For Immediate Release: State FMBA Response to Governor’s Comments at Recent Town Hall Meeting At a town hall meeting yesterday, the Governor referred to the brave men and women whose duty is to protect and serve the citizens of New Jersey as a “special interest group.” “Yes, these courageous […]
The New Jersey Recreation and Park Association honored the New Jersey State Fireman’s Mutual Benevolent Association with their Board of Trustees Award for their “Sandy Ground Project, Where Angels Play”. Presented at the NJRPA’s Annual Business Luncheon at the 39th Annual Conference and Exhibition at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. The New Jersey […]