Category: Minimum Wage

Yes, even arguments FOR a higher minimum wage are actually evidence AGAINST it

By Matt Rooney _ If you made me pick a “top” reason why New Jersey is trending blue? And the limited government/pro-taxpaer resistance is on life support? The Garden State’s big business groups continue to align themselves with the Democrat Read More

Who earns the minimum wage? It’s not who you’d guess!

By Matt Rooney _ As we debate hiking New Jersey’s minimum wage to $15 per hour, Save Jerseyans, it’s worth remember WHO actually earns the minimum wage which will hit $8.85 on January 1, 2019 unless the legislature and Governor Phil Read More

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