Category: Business News

Repeat after me, N.J. GOP legislators: the Left will never love you! | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Here’s the current situation, Save Jerseyans: (1) Governor Phil Murphy wants a $15 minimum wage ASAP. In a couple of years tops.  (2) Legislative Democrats aligned with the majority leadership want it phased-in for most workers Read More

More causalities of the #MurphyTaxNightmare: 500+ soon-to-be laid off Conagra employees

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — 500 New Jersey families are having a rough holiday season thanks to a stomach-churning announcement by Conagra Brands.  Conagra — which owns household-known brands including Duncan Hines, Hunt’s Healthy Choice, and Orville Redenbacher’s — has notified New Read More

Pennacchio: Trump is right to threaten GM’s taxpayer subsidies

PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Grim news of plant closures from General Motors elicited angry Twitter responses from President Donald Trump on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, and one veteran New Jersey legislators thinks the President’s wrath is justified. On Wednesday, Senator Joe Pennacchio Read More

NJ Bill Would End Tipped Wage, Killing Jobs & Restaurants for No Benefit Whatsoever | Kellogg

By Doug Kellogg Posted with permission from Americans for Tax Reform — Is there a more mindless far-left policy than ending the minimum wage tip credit? For people who are supposed to care about workers, Democrats that support this move aren’t Read More

Kean blames Murphy’s tax hikes for N.J. blowing the Amazon HQ2 bid

TRENTON, N.J. — Amazon HQ2 will apparently involve a HQ3 too, Save Jerseyans. Neither site will be in New Jersey. According to published reports Tuesday, Amazon is planning to split HQ2 between two separate locations hundreds of miles apart: Queens (NYC) Read More

Thanks to Phil Murphy? New Jersey’s gifts will cost more this Christmas.

TRENTON, N.J. — If you’re an early Christmas shopper? And you purchased something from Amazon, eBay and Etsy on November 1st? You might have noticed a higher-than-usual price tag. That’s because Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill into law on Thursday subjecting online purchases Read More

ANALYSIS: Under Phil Murphy, the N.J. economy continues to limp along

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – An analysis of New Jersey’s September’s monthly jobs report by Garden State Initiative (GSI) making little progress in a game of catch-up to compensate for prior workforce losses. While New Jersey employers created 1,900 private sector jobs, and New Jersey’s 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