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New Jersey ranks 6th in hospital safety analysis

New Jersey finished sixth in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

Cumberland County ranks the poorest of New Jersey counties, study finds

Cumberland County was ranked the poorest county in New Jersey in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Analysis: Hunterdon County has fastest growing local economy in New Jersey

Hunterdon County was ranked the top-performing local economy in New Jersey in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Wakefern Food Corp. rated top employer in New Jersey, study finds

Wakefern Food Corp. employs 40,000 workers in New Jersey, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

U.S. Term Limits Praises Jason Celik for Signing Pledge

New Jersey state assembly candidate, Jason Celik (district 30)committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the term limits convention pledge.

New Jersey ranks 23rd highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

New Jersey finished 23rd among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

New Jersey finishes 12th on best state ranking

New Jersey was ranked the 12th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Essex County residents is highest in New Jersey

Essex County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in New Jersey, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in New Jersey is 13th highest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for New Jersey ranks 39th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: New Jersey ranks 10th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in New Jersey ranked 10th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data

Average tax refund in New Jersey ranks 2nd highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in New Jersey ranked second among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Commentary: The case for the F-15EX fighter jet

America depends on airpower to deter, and if deterrence fails, to fight and win. A key element of America’s airpower is the fighter force.

New Jersey posts the highest property tax rate in new national study

New Jersey ranked 51st in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Somerset County has fastest growing local economy in New Jersey

Somerset County was ranked the top-performing local economy in New Jersey in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in New Jersey rank 6th lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in New Jersey ranked 45th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

New Jersey ranks 11th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

New Jersey finished 11th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: New Jersey ranks 10th least reliant on federal aid

New Jersey finished 41st in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

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