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

Mar-31-20 NJ Labor Department Urges Businesses to Keep Employees on the Payroll through COVID-19

Mar-30-20 NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development Extends Closings Amid COVID-19

Mar-26-20 New Jersey Employment Higher in February

Mar-26-20 NJ Labor Department Receives Record Number  of New Unemployment Insurance Claims

Mar-25-20 Financial Assistance Available for Employees, Businesses Impacted by COVID-19  

Mar-18-20  Labor Department Closes One-Stops to Customers Due to COVID-19

Mar-16-20  NJ Labor Department Suspends In-Person Unemployment  Insurance Services at One-Stop Career Centers Due to COVID-19  

Mar-16-20  NJ Added 52,400 Jobs in 2019

Mar-10-20  Registered Apprenticeship Programs Top 1,000 as NJ Awards $3M in New Grants

Mar-09-20  NJDOL and Attorney General’s Office Issue Guidance to Employers on “No-Match” Letters

Mar-02-20  Attorney General Grewal Joins Lawsuit Challenging Federal Rule that Would Strip Workers of Key Labor Protections