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122nd Annual NJ FMBA Convention

122nd Annual NJ FMBA Convention

Golden Nugget Atlantic City

September 17-20, 2018

122 Years leading the way for NJ Firefighters, EMTs and Dispatchers

 


Pension Bill S-5 Signed by Governor Murphy

After several years of researching, advocating on, offering testimony for, and seeking support of, our legislation (S-5) to give a new board consisting of a majority firefighters and police officers control of our own pension system has been signed into law.

 


Cancer Registry Act passes and signed by President Trump

On Tuesday July 3rd members of the New Jersey fire service joined Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr. and United States Senator Bob Menendez at Englewood Fire Headquarters for an event to celebrate the passage of the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act. Menendez and Pascrell, are the prime sponsors of this landmark legislation to protect firefighters from cancer risks.

SCOTUS Decision

Yesterday the US Supreme Court took another shot at weakening unions and depriving workers of their rights to be heard, and adequately protected, in the workplace.

Coming off of 8 years of attacks by Governor Christie this attempt by those that hate everything labor unions stand for does not scare us, and it will not dissuade us from doing what we do every single day, protecting our members.