Month: October 2019

DISASTER: Phil Murphy’s N.J. business tax climate ranked worst in U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – New Jersey is once again getting recognition for a dubious distinction: The Garden State has America’s worst business tax climate according to the Washington, D.C.-based Tax Foundation’s brand new 2020 state-by-state comparative index. – It’s not even Read More

Medical Costs Transparency: As Clear as Peanut Butter | Singleton

By Marilyn M. Singleton, MD, JD _ What if purchasing medical products and services were like buying peanut butter? Grocery stores have several brands and varieties: smooth, chunky, old-fashioned, natural, organic, no added sugar, reduced fat, no-stir, and pre-mixed with Read More

The real reason Democrats are suddenly pumping impeachment’s brakes | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Rep. Tom Malinowski (D, NJ-07) is singing a slightly but significant different tune these days, Save Jerseyans. For weeks, the freshman Democrat boasted about being “the first member of the House elected in a swing district” Read More

GOP Assembly Leader’s ‘hate speech’ event with Murphy’s AG Grewal draws criticism

CRANFORD, N.J. – Gurbir Grewal is undeniably the most partisan New Jersey attorney general in recent history, using his office (and resources) to advance his name recognition, sue the Trump Administration and, most controversially, bully counties into accepting his Sanctuary Read More

STRANGE LOVE: Booker read a 250-page book to his actress girlfriend. Over the telephone.

NEWARK, N.J. – Love is weird. Typically? It’s not as strange as reading a 250-plus-page book to your girlfriend over the telephone, but that’s exactly what Cory Booker reportedly did for his boo, actress Rosario Dawson. – A recent Washington Read More

VIDEO: Kean, Fitzherbert, YRs canvass for LD1’s Testa-led ticket

VINELAND, N.J. – With only two fulls weeks left to go before Election Day 2019, Saturday’s idyllic autumn weather afforded candidates with a perfect opportunity for intense all-day canvassing. State Senate GOP leader Tom Kean Jr. took advantage, descending on Read More

Downey’s Inaction Puts Sick Kids At Risk Of Sexual Assault | Gallagher

By Art Gallagher _ Assemblywoman Joann Downey, the Chairwoman of the Human Services Committee, has buried a bill in her committee that would require psychiatric health care facilities to provide 24 hour per day monitoring of children under their supervision, according Read More

NJ-07: GOP women’s group accuses Palatucci of ‘bullying’ Kean primary challenger

TRENTON, N.J. – Bullying? Or just normal political hardball? The national grassroots organization ‘Republican Women for Progress‘ – a super pac raising money to assist female GOP candidates – insists an email authored by N.J. GOP National Committeeman Bill Palatucci Read More

Camden County, N.J. bans plastic straws at its facilities, events

HADDON HEIGHTS, N.J. – The Democrat-controlled Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders voted Thursday evening to ban single-use plastic straws at county facilities (including its jail and college campuses) as well as county events. The ban will take effect on Read More