Jul 18 2019
House Votes to Raise the Federal Minimum Wage After Longest Delay Ever
“Today is a good day for America’s workers. The House of Representatives finally voted for the first time in more than a decade to lift fulltime workers out of poverty.”
Jul 17 2019
"By repealing this tax, we’re giving workers the certainty they need to plan their benefit packages, and working families are safeguarded from an undue increase to their healthcare costs."
Jul 12 2019
“These grants will help advance cutting-edge projects in South Jersey and help ensure students and teachers are ready for the demands of the 21st century economy.”
Jul 12 2019
“Our service men and women deserve our full support, and today we honored their work by authorizing a 3.1% raise, expanding paid family leave and efforts to improve family housing, and cleaning up contaminated drinking water at our military bases.”
Jul 8 2019
"Today’s CBO report confirms that when people finally receive $15 an hour, they’ll spend more, become less reliant on government assistance and give our economy a needed boost – just like past federal minimum wage increases where families were lifted up and unemployment went down."
Jul 1 2019
NJ Minimum Wage Rose to $10; Federal Minimum Wage Vote Expected in Congress in July
NJ Minimum Wage Rose to $10 Today; Federal Minimum Wage Vote Expected in Congress in July
Jun 27 2019
"Chelsea successfully depicted an important reality – our service members and their families make tremendous sacrifices to uphold our American democracy."
Jun 26 2019
"I’m proud to introduce this legislation to ensure public-sector workers can exercise their rights at the bargaining table."
Jun 25 2019
Norcross Led Efforts to Provide Lost Wages for Federal Contractors Impacted by Longest-Ever Government Shutdown Earlier This Year
"Every family knows their personal budget reflects their priorities. The same is true for the federal government’s budget."
Jun 21 2019
"Our service members should be able to efficiently and safely train – and civilians passing by bases should not face undue obstacles or hazards."