Breaking Down New Jersey’s Record-High 2023 Budget

July 19, 2022

New Jersey’s $50.6 billion budget for fiscal year 2023 budget is like the budgets for the past three years: not a normal budget drafted in normal times. NJBIA’s Chris Emigholz is back with us to discuss where all of the money for this record-high budget is coming from, what the money is being spent on and what we might see in the future.


Christopher Emigholz

Chris Emigholz is the chief government affairs officer for the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) covering taxation, budget and economic development. Previously, he was a budget director for the State Senate Republican Office for 8 years and directed education policy and legislative affairs in the New Jersey Department of Education prior to that. Chris has a Master of Public Policy degree from Rutgers’ Bloustein School and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Johns Hopkins University.

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Jeffrey  Kaszerman

Jeffrey Kaszerman

Jeff Kaszerman is the vice president of government relations for New Jersey Society of CPAs. He works with the CEO and board of trustees to create and implement advocacy initiatives that protect and promote the interests of the CPA profession, the business community and the public.

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