Category: Big Government

N.J. Democrats want to rewrite your kids’ school textbooks

TRENTON, N.J. — Have you heard anything about S2978, a project of New Jersey State Senator Teresa Ruiz (D-Essex)? Probably not. It isn’t getting much attention but it’s moving through the legislature and if your child attends a K-12 New Jersey school, Read More

Murphy campaigns while NJ Transit continues to spiral

TRENTON, N.J. — Fresh back from an overseas adventure to Europe, Governor Phil Murphy is in the middle a 21-county tour to boost Democrat candidates ahead of the November 6th midterm elections. Meanwhile, NJ Transit continued to spiral out of Read More

Demolishing one of Mount Laurel’s pillars | Schepisi

By Holly Schepisi _ An interesting analysis has recently been conducted by my office: Mount Laurel and the court decisions thereafter all focus on a concept of discriminatory zoning practices to justify the forcing of overdevelopment in suburban communities. Allegations Read More

Innocent people vulnerable to civil forfeitures | Huffman & Jedynak

By Jason Huffman and Erica Jedynak Credit to original publication: https://www.wvgazettemail.com/opinion/daily_mail_opinion/commentary/jason-huffman-and-erica-jedynak-innocent-people-vulnerable-to-civil/article_7f5d6aec-777d-53a3-a720-9bdd7445b1ce.html _ In June, Dimitrios Patlias and Tonya Smith headed to a Jefferson County casino with more than $10,000 in cash and 78 gift and rewards cards. They returned to their home Read More

After aiding a Medicare fraudster who blinded his victims? Menendez claiming he’s defended the program is nothing short of evil. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Politics is, at its core, the art of persuasion. “Spin” is to be expected. But some claims are simply so beyond the pale — so outside the realm of truth, and context, and just plain old Read More

NJ-03: MacArthur isn’t toasting Murphy for over-regulating New Jersey’s craft breweries

TRENTON, N.J. — Phil Murphy is once again playing dumb, Save Jerseyans, just like he did when his Administration failed to investigate the hire of a convicted corrupt ex-official, but he hasn’t yet done anything to lift the new regulations Read More

TK2 says Murphy’s new healthcare savings are “modest,” pushes for larger overhaul

TRENTON, N.J. — Governor Phil Murphy and the public sector unions were crowing a bit on Monday after announcing modest reforms to the public employee health care system, changes expected to generate somewhere around $500 million in savings over two Read More