Department of Labor & Workforce Development

Department of Labor Press Releases

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For more information about any of our press releases, email mediacalls@dol.nj.gov or call 609-984-2841.

Current press releases

Feb-21-20  Murphy Administration Awards More Than $3M in Grants to Support Apprenticeship Innovation and Growth

Feb-20-20   Workers’ Wages Repaid Following NJ Labor Department Stop-Work Order

Feb-10-20   NJ Labor Department Issues Stop-Work Order for Wage Violations, Misclassification of Workers

Feb-04-20   Gov. Murphy Announces Increased Investments to Combat Opioid Crisis

Jan-31-20   NJ Labor Department Announces NJ PLACE 2.0 Degree Apprenticeship Program

Jan-23-20   New Jersey Adds 6,500 Jobs in December

Jan-20-20   Governor Murphy Signs Sweeping Legislative Package to Combat Worker Misclassification and Exploitation

Jan-17-20   Murphy Administration Offers Tax Credits to Employers to Offset Minimum Wage Increases for Workers with Impairments

Jan-13-20   NJDOL Announces Increases in Maximum Benefit Rates & Taxable Wage Base

Jan-13-20   NJ Leads Opposition to Fed Proposal that Would Delay and Deny Work Permits for Asylum-Seekers