Articles Posted in the " Big Labor " Category

  • Report: Mazzeo angers Taj Mahal with suspect mailings

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Keep your eye on this story… As I understand it, Save Jerseyans, “letters, with the state of New Jersey seal, were signed by Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo and mailed to the homes of about 70 nonunion Taj employees by Local 54 of UNITE HERE,” according to a new report […]

  • Hunting for Unicorns with Milly Silva

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Union boss Milly Silva’s self-serving, anti-business and anti-economic growth Asbury Park Press op-ed was par for the Labor Day course, Save Jerseyans. Expecting a serious discussion of employee-relations issues from a labor leader is like hunting for unicorns.  Ms. Silva is out to lunch in her […]

  • Labor Day: A Record Of Failure!

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot I’ve always loved parades. And I’ve attended many of them in my time. But one parade above all others stands out in my memory. I was just a kid at the time but I’ll never forget the big parade in my hometown to celebrate jobs. Sponsored by organized labor, the […]

  • A punch? Maybe not. But here are 10 reasons why teachers’ unions deserve to lose.

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie’s CNN interview continues to elicit strong reactions, Save Jerseyans, and the problem with this controversy, as with similar incidents, is that most folks are focusing on the style points. It’s among the regrettable byproducts of our presidential politics, cultural decline, and hyper-politicization of the education industry. But […]

  • Christie on CNN: National teachers’ union deserves “punch in the face”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog “The single most destructive force in public education in America.” Sounding more like his old self, Save Jerseyans, that’s how Chris Christie described America’s national teaching union establishment this Sunday morning in a CNN interview conducted by Jake Tapper: The NJEA promptly fired back by calling their state’s […]

  • Hypocrisy Alert: #FightFor15… for $12.50/hr???

    By Cody McLaughlin | The Save Jersey Blog Well, Save Jerseyans, if you’ve ever read anything written by me before, you already know that I detest hypocrisy, in all its forms, more than just about anything in the realm of politics. It shouldn’t have a place in our system, but sadly it is all too pervasive. So, what […]

  • Labor isn’t thicker than water

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If labor unions want to prove that they’re more than just Democrat super pacs of a different name, Save Jerseyans, than stuff like this doesn’t help their case: Just in. Breaking News AFL-CIO only endorses @VinceMazzeo for NJ Assembly Dist 2. Will Paul’s does not receive endorsement. […]