Landmark Ruling Halts Unconstitutional Taxpayer Funding of NJ Yeshiva and Seminary

Article originally found on ACLU.org

May 26, 2016

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Plaintiffs Rev. Craig Hirshberg and Gloria Schor Andersen

Court rules that Christie administration’s $11 million+ grant to religious schools violated NJ Constitution

In a groundbreaking victory against government sponsorship of religion, a New Jersey appellate court ruled that the administration of Gov. Chris Christie violated the New Jersey Constitution when it awarded more than $11 million to two religious institutions of higher learning. This decision (PDF) by the Appellate Division represents ...

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ACTION ALERT: Override Pay Equity Veto!

 

wage gap women of colorOn March 26 we sent an Action Alert out, asking our supporters to write Governor Christie and ask for him to sign bill S992/A2750, the Pay Equity Act. You responded with overwhelming supporting, make this the most successful online advocacy piece UULMNJ has issued!

Unfortunately for the families of New Jersey, a week ago Governor Christie made national headlines ...

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Meet Our New Executive Director!

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We are pleased to announce our incoming (and first ever full-time!) Executive Director, Rev. Rob Gregson! Rev. Gregson’s first day of service with the Legislative Ministry will be on July 5. We look forward to an exciting future for the UULMNJ with Rev. Gregson at the helm!

The Rev. Rob Gregson comes to the Executive Director position of the UU Legislative Ministry of ...

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Get Faithified for Progressive Public Policy

Thank you for raising yUUr voice in support of worht and dignity for all New Jerseyans! Together we can set a path for a new life for our re-entering citizens.

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Share your commitment to protecting our planet by donating to UULMNJ’s first ever crowdfunding campaign then share your gift with friends on Facebook and Twitter with a message: “I just gave to UULMNJ to ensure that progressive public policies are a ...

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