Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018
Category: Corruption

Donations to NRA Triple Amid Demands for Stricter Gun Control

Donations to the National Rifle Association’s political action committee more than tripled amid heightened calls for stricter gun control laws. … from 18- to 20-year-olds since the Florida mass murder, but the organization would not provide specific figures to The Daily Signal. The increase in support occurred through “organic” internet searches …

“Bob Menendez may have avoided prison, but he disgraced New Jersey”

UNION CITY, N.J. – Bob Menendez launched his 2018 U.S. Senate re-election campaign on Wednesday at an event which seemed almost surreal in light of the career Democrat politician’s narrow escape from prison thanks to a November 2017 mistrial declaration. Menendez’s likely November opponent — Republican Bob Hugin — doesn’t intend to let Menendez help voters […]

The NJGOP Says This Democrat House Hopeful’s Radical Allies May Be Skirting N.J. Election Law

TRENTON, N.J. — Democrat Andy Kim (D, NJ-03) is having a rougher start to spring than winter-wearing New Jerseyans grappling with snow storm damage and power outages.  On Friday, New Jersey Republican State Committee (NJGOP) Chairman and Florio Perrucci Steinhardt & Cappelli attorney Doug Steinhardt corresponded with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) requesting a formal investigation into “questionable […]

N.J. Senator demands clarification on missing $33 million ahead of hearing on Murphy’s treasurer

TRENTON, N.J. — The Murphy Administration is looking to exponentially boost New Jersey government’s spending, Save Jerseyans, but it’s nominee for State Treasurer may have done a less than stellar job as a steward of taxpayer dollars in her former role. A new memorandum produced by the non-partisan Office of Legislative Services (OLS) highlights alleged financial irregularities […]

Is this N.J. Democrat House hopeful two-faced on corporation donations?

TOMS RIVER, N.J. – The American business community doesn’t have a home in the Democrat Party these days, but it’s increasingly clear that many Democrats who bash corporations aren’t living what they preach. Cory Booker (D-Twitter) might take the cake in this regard, spewing anti-capitalist rhetoric and recently pledging to eschew corporation donations after years […]

Over the Top: Special-Interest Lobbyists Spend $90.8M in 2017

The two biggest spenders of special-interest groups lobbying on issues affecting New Jersey residents this past year surprisingly were focused on the same number: $300 million, but for different reasons. Click to expand/close Both Public Service Enterprise Group, the giant energy conglomerate, and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, the state’s largest health […]

N.J. Democrats kill anti-voter fraud measure

By The Staff _ State Senator Sam Thompson (R-12) wanted to increase penalties for voter fraud in New Jersey. On Monday, the Middlesex County-based legislator proposed amendment to S-647 (a bill which allows registered voters to automatically receive mail-in ballots for all elections) would have made voter fraud a second-degree crime. Senate Democrats promptly killed the […]

Menendez’s buddy Melgen gets 17 years in prison

By The Staff _ Dr. Salomon Melgen of Florida, U.S. Senator Bob Menendez’s former co-defendant in a federal corruption indictment, got hammered with a lengthy 17-year sentence on Thursday in addition to $42.6 million in Medicare restitution. Melgen and Menendez are long-time friends. Melgen is also a Menendez donor who stood accused of bribing Menendez in […]

Stop crying over the NRA money monster that doesn’t exist

By Matt Rooney _ Let’s correct a popular myth, Save Jerseyans, especially in light of last week’s school shooting and a renewed effort by manipulate jerks like Phil Murphy to bash legal gun owners: The NRA’s power isn’t related to money. In fact, it’s a comparatively tiny political donor when measured against other special interest […]