New Jersey Education Association

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Justin Udo
July 29, 2019 - 1:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey's public schools are the second-best in the country according to a new ranking by personal-finance website WalletHub . "It's great to see that recognized," said Steve Baker with the New Jersey Education Association. The ranking is based on measurements...
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New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney
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David Madden
May 17, 2019 - 12:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — There’s another push in New Jersey to change pension and benefit packages for government employees, and all signs point to another knock-down, dragged-out fight over it. Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-Gloucester County), a veteran of the labor movement, has toured...
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New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney
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David Madden
March 29, 2019 - 4:42 pm
MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The head of the New Jersey Senate wants to merge a health care plan that covers thousands of unionized teachers with another that covers state workers, all in the hopes to save money. Senate President Steve Sweeney told a meeting of the New Jersey Principals...
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