The Assembly Budget Committee reviews the Governorís proposed budget plan and crafts the Legislatureís appropriations bill, the stateís annual fiscal spending law.
Democratic Research Aide: Mary Alice Messenger-Gault
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Prieto: Budget Worries Persists as Christie Still Cannot Afford Tax Cut Already on the BooksAssembly Budget Chairman Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen) released the following statement Tuesday after the committee received a final revenue update:
"New Jersey has still not come close to returning to fiscally sound footing after more than three years of Christie budget policies that benefited the rich over the middle-class and poor. In fact, Gov. Christie still cannot afford the property tax credit/rebate program that currently exists, let alone fund a new one..."
Assembly Budget Panel to Get Final Revenue Update from Treasurer & Legislative Budget OfficerThe Assembly Budget Committee will meet Tuesday to get a final revenue update from the state treasurer and the Office of Legislative Services.
The committee will hear from OLS at 10 a.m. in Committee Room 11 on the 4th Floor of the State House Annex in Trenton. It will hear from the treasurer at 2 p.m. in the same location...