Calls on Democrats to Support Legislation that Works
Senator Kip Bateman (R-16), the sponsor of legislation that would enact comprehensive reform to the state’s civil service laws, praised Governor Chris Christie for signing a conditional veto of weak civil service legislation sponsored by Democrats that the Governor called, “tepid, ineffective and meaningless change.”
In response to the conditional veto of A-3590, Senator Bateman issued the following statement:
“After working with Republicans to enact a two-percent property tax cap last year, it is disappointing that Democrats have repeatedly blocked legislation, including comprehensive civil service reform, which is needed to make the cap work.
“Rather than support comprehensive civil service reform, Democrats instead approved their own watered-down bill that fails to address the most serious problems that various studies and municipal leaders have repeatedly identified. Read More
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