Opinion: Does GOP Tax Reform Spell Trouble for Murphy’s Millionaires Tax?

Carl Golden As a candidate, governor-elect Phil Murphy’s signature campaign promise – increasing the income tax on wealthy New Jerseyans to raise $600 million and dedicate it to aid public education – drew the enthusiastic, definite, absolute, unqualified support of Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-Gloucester) who pledged to make the increase the first order of legislative‚Ķ