Statements about Workers

"People want the minimum wage, they want marriage equality, they want women’s health care. There’s issues that actually that really do matter, social issues that matter to the people of this state. So I know Barbara would support those issues, I know the governor hasn’t. You’ve seen the actions he’s taken on them."

"DEP has 2,812 employees, the lowest level since the mid-’80s."

"More than 50 percent of those people getting minimum wage in this state are high school students."

"We have more scientists and engineers per square mile than anywhere in the world."

"If we keep the minimum wage at the current level, then single-parent families earning the minimum wage at a full-time job will live in poverty in New Jersey."

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