Category: Business News

Murphy’s task force drops initial EDA tax incentive report

TRENTON, N.J. – Shortly after a Superior Court judge denied the request of George Norcross III to bar its release, the Murphy Administration’s Task Force on EDA Tax Incentives released its initial report. “The task force’s investigation to date has Read More

Sorry Sleepy Joe, American workers already have their 2020 candidate: Donald Trump

By Col. Douglas MacGregor _ Joe Biden is making a real effort to run for President as a working class hero — but that role has already been filled by Donald Trump. The putative Democratic frontrunner launched his campaign in Read More

Murphy gave $40M in tax credits to this company. Now they’re accused of generic drug price-fixing.

PARSIPPANY, N.J. – Pharmaceutical giant Teva is in trouble after a multi-million dollar opioid settlement with the state of Oklahoma; it also stands accused of participating in an alleged generic drug price-fixing conspiracy. The Israeli-based company – whose U.S. home Read More

Murphy to AL, GA business owners: come for the abortions, stay for the taxes!

By Matt Rooney _ Is ‘social justice’ enough to overcome crippling, anti-business policies? That’s unlikely, Save Jerseyans, but Governor Phil Murphy hopes so all the same. He recently implored business owners in Georgia and Alabama to abandon their pro-life states Read More

As summer season begins, Murphy Democrats double-down on Jersey Shore rental tax

TRENTON, N.J. – Shore rentals are getting more expensive, and it’s not a simple matter of supply and demand. Trenton is playing a major role. In July 2018, Governor Phil Murphy signed a measure passed by the Democrat-controlled state legislature Read More

Murphy had no problem with tax breaks when it was Amazon’s turn

By Matt Rooney _ I’m old enough to remember when Phil Murphy loved tax incentives, Save Jerseyans. Just last year? The Democrat governor and Goldman Sachs alum was ready to fork over billions in tax breaks to one of the Read More

GOP legislators demand action on medical use pot

TRENTON, N.J. – The ongoing Democrat uncivil war between Phil Murphy and the South Jersey Machine appears likely to make legal recreational marijuana its most prominent casualty. Republicans see a political opening, and on Tuesday they demanded immediate action on expanding Read More

ROONEY: Uber and Lyft strikers are missing the point

TRENTON, N.J. – An underwhelming “strike” by Uber and Lyft drivers demanding higher wages fizzled in cities across the nation this week. Save Jersey Founder and Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney returned to Chasing News this Wednesday to weigh in on the controversy and its economic Read More