Christie to layoff 1,200 public employees

November 4, 2010 15:47

State government is on track to shed at least 1,200 jobs in January, Gov. Chris Christie said today.

Chris Megerian/Statehouse Bureau at

‘”Whether it will grow beyond that, I don’t know,” he said at a Statehouse press conference. “That’s very much going to be dependent on what the revenue outlook looks like for the state.”‘

‘Christie’s budget proposal, unveiled in March, called for cutting 1,300 state workers, including union and nonunion employees. He said the cuts would save $8.8 million.’


Help Make A Difference By Sharing These Articles On Facebook, Twitter And Elsewhere: