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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.