Category: Social Security

Mnuchin: Zero Cuts To Entitlements In New Budget

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin promised Sunday that President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal will not include cuts to major entitlement programs, like Social Security and Medicare. If Mnuchin’s comments are correct, the president would be making good on his campaign Read More

That revealing Trump debate moment no one is talking about (but should)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s unfortunate that the loony Left decided to rear its ugly head in Chicago on Friday night, Save Jerseyans. Their 60’s-style antics took everyone’s focus on this cycle’s most troubling figure, Donald Read More

Christie pledged to “hug” third rail on Fox News Sunday

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s a risky plan that’s part of a larger risky strategy, Save Jerseyans, but he’s sticking to it. The latest news nuggets, including a lot more, from Sunday morning TV: ________

Christie planning three more spring policy speeches

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie’s entitlement reform address is only part one of a four roll-out of sorts, Save Jerseyans, something he revealed Tuesday on the Hugh Hewitt Program. “Well, Hugh, let me tell Read More

POLL: Are you a fan of Governor Christie’s entitlement reform plan?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Lagging badly in the early polls, Governor Chris Christie tried to leapfrog the Republican competition on Tuesday morning by pitching a bold federal entitlement reform proposal and, in so doing, putting himself Read More

Christie pitches raising Social Security retirement age to 69, instituting means testing

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Seeking to steal the limelight from Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton, Save Jerseyans, Chris Christie will deliver a promised entitlement reform speech Tuesday morning at the beginning of a multi-day swing through the Read More

Christie adds entitlement reform pitch to NH agenda

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie might be about to get in the game for real, Save Jerseyans. At least in terms of trying to recapture momentum by making a big play. “Next Tuesday,” the latest Read More

Lance Goes Nazi (Benefits) Hunting

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It sounds like an Indiana Jones movie, Save Jerseyans, and the mild-mannered U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) isn’t exactly your prototypical action hero, but the New Jersey Congressman is no less Read More

Booker Plays Favorites

BOOKER: MANDATORY SOCIAL SECURITY FOR YOU (WITH A TAX HIKE!) BUT OPTIONAL FOR UNIONS THAT ENDORSE HIM By Phil Kerpen | Today Cory Booker celebrated an endorsement from the International Association of Fire Fighters.  Like pretty much every special-interest questionnaire, Booker told Read More