New Jersey Local Governments Owe Billions In Sick Leave Pay

Decades of generous union contract policies for government workers is leaving future local government spending with flu like symptoms.

Ambulance Services Nationwide Shutting Down Due To No Money

One emergency medical service I’ve been seeing in the news and in my talks with firefighter/police officer friends is the condition of our ambulance services.

New Jersey Has Diverted $1 Billion of Fees From 9-1-1 Tax For Other Spending Programs

In the last ten years, New Jersey has quietly collected $1 Billion of 9-1-1 fees you pay on your land line and cellphones.

Connecticut Jail Hands Out Crack Pipes and Syringes To Drug Users Leaving Jail

In New Haven, Connecticut, they’ve devised a different type of jail program for drug offenders who cycle through their jail.