The governor has not presented a plan to solve the fiscal crisis. With his budget address set for March 5, that’s reason for worry.
Ask yourself this question: What do all the accomplishments that Gov. Phil Murphy rattled off during his State of the State speech Tuesday afternoon have in common?
Equal pay for women. Gun control. Paid sick leave. Action on climate change. College scholarships for Dreamers. A solid start towards free tuition at community colleges. And coming up next, a higher minimum wage, recreational weed for adults, and voting rights for ex-felons.
The answer: They are all