What happens in New Jersey’s classrooms is directly impacted by what happens in the halls of Trenton. What happens in the halls of Trenton is not always predictable. One of the most experienced and knowledgeable observers of education politics in the Garden State is John Mooney, chief executive officer and founding editor of NJ Spotlight. He has reported on education policy in New Jersey for over twenty years. NJ Spotlight is recognized as one of the best resources for education news in New Jersey. Join Conversations on New Jersey Education host Ray Pinney as he talks with John Mooney about issues such as school funding, standards, pensions, superintendent salary caps, and the political landscape of New Jersey.