Category: Economics

ELECTION 2021: Ciattarelli calls out Murphy for lying about tolls hikes

TRENTON, N.J. – Here’s the basic gist: While you were focused on Governor Murphy’s nearly $41 billion budget and accompanying tax schemes, news broke that Turnpike and Parkway commuters may soon face the first toll hikes since 2012. And it 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

Don’t worry, New Jersey: anti-vaxxers will kill you long before coronavirus does

By Matt Rooney _ The Media is working overtime to make ‘coronavirus’ the headline of winter 2020. What else do they have to talk about with impeachment blissfully behind us? On to the next manufactured/exaggerated crisis! Yes, South Jersey’s Joint Read More

Licensing reform by the states will lift Americans from poverty | Jedynak

Originally published in The Hill By Erica Jedynak _ Presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump don’t have much in common, but even they agree that occupational licensing laws do the American people more harm than good. In 2015, the Obama administration released a set of best Read More

NJ-07: Kean slams Malinowski for sponsoring anti-independent contractor bill

WESTFIELD, N.J. – Tom Kean Jr. took direct aim at freshman Rep. Tom Malinowski (D, NJ-07) on Thursday evening after the freshman Democrat helped pass the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act (HR-2474).  One of the Big Labor-backed bill’s Read More

OPINION: The Trade War is Undoing President Trump’s Economic Achievements | Cucciniello

By Alex Cucciniello – President Trump was in the Garden State this week holding a rally in support of Democrat-turned-Republican Representative Jeff Van Drew, who announced last month in an Oval Office press conference his departure from the Democratic Party. Read More