Category: Big Government

ANALYSIS: N.J. ranked worst U.S. state for healthcare access even as it becomes a COVID-19 hot spot

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s over-regulated health care system provides worst-in-America health care access according to the results of a new study from the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.  The study’s pre-release – designed to inform state policymakers at Read More

DISGUSTING: Turnpike Authority continues pushing massive toll hikes during pandemic

By Matt Rooney _ Thousands are out of work. Transportation companies are working overtime to keep supply chains operational.  The Turnpike Authority is taking advantage of the present crisis to advance… TOLL HIKES! – I’m not joking. Two online hearings Read More

Free Market Friendly Ways to Increase Healthcare Access in Response to COVID-19 | Jedynak

By Erica Jedynak _ In light of COVID-19’s impact on New Jersey, it is critical that policymakers continue to take steps to ensure timely access to affordable health care. Governor Murphy and lawmakers can respond to the concerns of New Read More

HUH? Menendez says Trump’s anti-Obamacare policies rendered the U.S. vulnerable to Coronavirus

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Democrats’ latest effort to turn Coronavirus into a political weapon to be used against President Donald Trump involves wild pronouncements concerning health care policy. At a Monday town hall meeting, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders suggested “single-payer” health Read More

‘Path to Progress’ hypocrite Sweeney decides he’s suddenly OK with the millionaire’s tax. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Yes, some Trenton Republicans slobbered all over Senate President Steve Sweeney’s recent decision to ‘get religion’ and declare, after many years of supporting higher taxes, that New Jersey is overtaxed. Those of us with memories which Read More

Schepisi blasts Murphy’s far-left pick for state comptroller

WESTWOOD, N.J. – Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi (R-39) is hopping mad. She says Phil Murphy’s decision to nominate affordable housing activist Kevin Walsh, Executive Director of Fair Share Housing Center, as the next state comptroller is cause for ‘grave concern’ for Read More

Anti-vaxxers ruined what could’ve been an important N.J. debate. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ History is full of examples of generals who lost wars by fighting the wrong battles. Opponents of S2173 – the bill to curtail religious exemptions to school vaccine requirements – are on track to provide another Read More