New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development

Federal employees with their family and friends protest the government shutdown.
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David Madden
January 16, 2019 - 3:10 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — As the partial government shutdown continues to play out, a South Jersey congressman says he’s getting complaints from constituents affected by the impasse who have been turned down for unemployment benefits. Newly elected Rep. Jeff Van Drew (D-Cape May) sent a letter...
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New Jersey State House, Trenton, New Jersey,
David Madden
January 11, 2019 - 12:28 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- America’s longest government shutdown ever has put many people on edge when it comes to getting by. In New Jersey, officials are advising residents and furloughed government workers alike. Some 700,000 people on the SNAP program, those on food stamps, will see their...
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