New Jersey Legislators Should Follow Mayor Fulop’s Lead on Earned Sick Days

New Jersey Legislators Should Follow Mayor Fulop’s Lead on Earned Sick Days

Jersey City’s action is commendable and exciting, and we applaud Mayor Fulop for pushing this issue to the forefront in New Jersey. Now state legislators need to follow the mayor’s lead so the other 97 percent of New Jersey’s 1.2 million workers without earned sick days are covered.

Jersey City's Jewish Mayor Finds Strong Backing Among Muslims

Jersey City's Jewish Mayor Finds Strong Backing Among Muslims

Under his leadership, Jersey City has become one of the state’s fastest-growing municipalities, and its most politically progressive. It’s also the most diverse city in the nation, according to a 2015 report, with nearly 40% of residents foreign-born.