Despite Christie commission's report, N.J.'s local pension system is solid, groups say - A week after a commission convened by Gov. Chris Christie warned that NJ's public worker pension system is in "dire" shape, a pair of groups representing county and municipal officials stressed that the issue isn't coming from the local levels. Click here to read the article.
Sweeney wants trust fund fix to boost transporation spending to $2B - Senate President Stephen Sweeney said he wants the fix to boost transportation spending to $2 billion annually. Click here to read the article.
N.J. bail reform could help county budgets, bring changes to corrections services - It's looking more and more likely that bail reform will become a reality in New Jersey, as the state Assembly is preparing to vote Monday on two measures. Click here to read the article.
N.J.'s county-run nursing homes face uncertain future as Medicaid funding dwindles - County-run nursing homes used to be the norm in New Jersey, as local governments fulfilled residents' needs for affordable care and comfort as they reached the end of life. Click here to read the article.
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