About New Way for New Jersey

New Way for New Jersey is a political organization that will promote a progressive middle-class agenda among Democrats in New Jersey and work with allies who share that mission.

“New Jersey families are struggling — and only a new way will turn things around. Here’s our vision: A more secure middle class, a growing middle class. It’s time for a new way.”

Phil Murphy – Chair, New Way for New Jersey

Our mission:

  • Putting NJ families first
  • Growing our economy by growing our middle class
  • Applying new solutions to our long neglected problems

Our principles:

  • Invest in our people
  • Invest in our state
  • Grow our economy by growing our middle class

Our agenda:

  • Invest in good jobs with a future and that can support a family
  • An increased working wage
  • Making college more affordable
  • Equal pay for equal work
  • Paid sick leave
  • New jobs for the long-term unemployed
  • Strengthen schools and support teachers
  • Rebuild our infrastructure
  • End special benefits for special interests