Month: March 2018

If N.J. legislators rally around new elected “taxpayer advocate” idea, then why do we need them?

By Matt Rooney _ It just keeps getting better, Save Jerseyans. As Murphy era Trenton ramps up spending, taxing and borrowing for FY 2019 and beyond, there’s a new idea percolating under the Dome from those who, to their credit, Read More

Self-Defense: 12 Cases Where Law-Abiding Americans With Guns Saved Lives, Prevented Crimes

In the gun control debate that reignited after the Feb. 14 shooting at a Florida high school, much of the mainstream media appears to have joined in calls for stricter laws restricting gun ownership for Americans. … . (The Washington Read More

NJ-11: Webber files his own county slate in hostile Essex territory

NEWARK, N.J. — It’s an all-out Republican war in NJ-11, Save Jerseyans.  Assemblyman Jay Webber is rolling with his own county executive and sheriff candidates in Essex County for the upcoming June Primary, a direct affront to the organization of Read More

Menendez: Opposed to ‘Assault’ Weapons (Unless They’re Protecting Him)

By Matt Rooney _ Bob Menendez is NOT a fan of the Second Amendment or certainly so-called “assault” weapons, Save Jerseyans. “These military style weapons and their capacity magazines don’t belong on our streets,” Menendez told reporters earlier this month while Read More

N.J. Chamber President On Anti-MacArthur ‘Smear’ Campaign: “Sign me up”

TRENTON, N.J. — Special interest groups like the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce have been unusual patsies for the Democrat Party in recent cycles, but at least now the head of the Chamber’s top mouthpiece is admitting it. “The Tax Read More

New Jersey’s proposed ‘equal pay’ law is legally incomprehensible

By Michael Patrick Carroll _ Whenever a bill passes 105-2 – and YOU are one of the two – a decent respect for the opinions of one’s colleagues – never mind simple modesty – requires one to re-examine whether one Read More

Ghee gathers supporters (plus Plaxico Burress) in Paterson

PATERSON, N.J. — NJ-11 GOP candidate Antony Ghee rallied over 100 supporters in Paterson at the historic Brownstone on Wednesday night, and those present heard a fairly positive message from their chosen prospective nominee to replace Rodney Frelinghuysen. “Only in America Read More