Gov. Chris Christie has rejected the minimum wage increase.

Christie said the economy was too weak to handle the proposed $1.25 increase all at once. Instead, he proposed hiking it by a dollar over the next three years.

Christie suggested adding more funding to the earned income tax credit, which targets the working poor....

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe