This study demonstrates that despite recent steps forward in the marketplace, high textbook costs will continue to be a problem for students unless the cost of high-priced, new editions of college textbooks comes down.
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NJPIRG released our 28th annual toy safety report Trouble in Toyland highlighting safety tips for parents and toy shoppers this holiday season!
Although private loans make up only 7 percent of the student loan...
Mass transit advocates in New Jersey are calling for greater investments into public transportation.
A report issued Thursday by the New Jersey Public Interest Research Group Law & Policy Center, titled “Moving Off the Road: A State-by-State Analysis of the National Decline in Driving,” found that people are moving from behind the steering wheel.
“New Jerseyans drive 5.5 percent fewer miles per day than they did in 2007,” Bersi Mesgna with NJPIRG told WCBS 880′s Levon Putney. “The decline in driving is a national trend.”
Off-shore tax havens cost New Jersey $2.8 billion in lost tax revenue last year, enough to pay the salaries of every New Jersey firefighter, police officer, EMT and 911 dispatcher, according to a report issued this week by a public interest group.
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