Category: Economics

Sweeney-backed bill may eliminate independent contractors in N.J.

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s anti-business climate is already legendary, but Trenton may take another step in solidifying its dubious reputation on Thursday by advancing a de facto ban on independent contractors. Like so many Murphy-era ideas, S4204 (which is Read More

Murphy falsely accuses Trump of trying to ‘sabatoge’ Obamacare

By Matt Rooney _ Obamacare open enrollment begins Friday November 1st amid stories of continuously dropping enrollment, Save Jerseyans, so the usual chorus of Leftist politicians and “influencers” took to social media this week to boost the failing health care Read More

‘American Dream’ mall finally opens. Sort of. And N.J. taxpayers invested over $1 billion.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – North Jersey politicians and Trenton elites led by Governor Phil Murphy are spending today and much of the weekend celebrating the soft opening of ‘American Dream,’ the decades-in-the-making Meadowlands mega mall. It’s been a financial boondoggle Read More

DISASTER: Phil Murphy’s N.J. business tax climate ranked worst in U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – New Jersey is once again getting recognition for a dubious distinction: The Garden State has America’s worst business tax climate according to the Washington, D.C.-based Tax Foundation’s brand new 2020 state-by-state comparative index. – It’s not even Read More

Medical Costs Transparency: As Clear as Peanut Butter | Singleton

By Marilyn M. Singleton, MD, JD _ What if purchasing medical products and services were like buying peanut butter? Grocery stores have several brands and varieties: smooth, chunky, old-fashioned, natural, organic, no added sugar, reduced fat, no-stir, and pre-mixed with Read More

Trenton’s next overreach: ‘restrictive scheduling’ regulations for your employer

By Matt Rooney _ It almost seems like a bad joke but it’s very, very real, Save Jerseyans. It’s also proof that the line between “progressivism” and full-blown socialism/communism is extremely blurry and often illusory. I’m referring to the latest Read More