Month: June 2012

UPDATE: Christie Calls Legislative Special Session for Monday at 1:00 P.M.

UPDATE: Sunday, 7/1/12 @ 11:45 p.m. Just a scheduling update, folks. The Governor will address the legislature on Monday at 1:00 p.m. according to his latest updated schedule. Stay tuned… ORIGINAL POST: Saturday, 6/30/12 @ 11:16 a.m. Following yesterday’s FY Read More

CHRISTIE SIGNS $31.7B BUDGET; $2B INCREASE OVER FY 2012

The official FY 2013 budget does not include $361 million in “unsupported” spending that Democrats wanted but nevertheless fell victim to Governor Chris Christie’s veto pen. It’s balanced. It doesn’t raise taxes. But it’s still way too big for any fiscal conservative to endorse, Read More

LoBiondo: ObamaCare Opinion “Completely Against the Limited Government Principles Our Founding Fathers Had Intended”

U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ) has been a consistent critic of ObamaCare’s constitutionality, Save Jerseyans, and now he is repeating what I expect to be the Republican Party’s dominant line of attack this Fall: that ObamaCare is a historic tax increase Read More

Will Roberts Remain on Romney’s Website?

Don’t take it personally, Mitt, but I couldn’t help but appreciate the irony here. Governor Romney’s campaign policy page (like many Republican candidates’ websites over the past few years) reports his determination to “nominate judges in the mold of Chief Justice Roberts and Justices Scalia, Thomas, Read More

Did Justice Roberts Save Us From Future Lawyers with His ObamaCare Vote?

Conservatives are understandably upset by what happened yesterday at the Supreme Court. Conventional wisdom was that the 5-4 decision would fall on the shoulders of Justice Kennedy and that he would likely side with the more conservative members of the Read More

Assemblywoman Simon: “Our Healthcare System Remains Broken”

Here’s more reaction from Thursday‘s disheartening ObamaCare ruling, Save Jerseyans Freshman Assemblywoman Donna Simon (R-Hunterdon, Somerset, Mercer and Middlesex) was the designated New Jersey Assembly Republican to issue a formal statement: The U.S. Supreme Court affirmed that President Obama’s healthcare Read More

@GovChristie on ObamaCare Decision: “Supreme Court is Confirming What We Knew All Along”

The Big Guy isn’t pleased, Save Jerseyans. And being the master politician that he is, Governor Chris Christie focused on the tax/policy implications instead of the unconstitutionality of the legislation itself (Christie is engaged in his own tax battle with Read More