Category: National Debt

NJ-07: Republican Becchi focuses on forgotten issue of the national debt

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Our country’s $23 trillion national debt is the most significant issue in modern America which gets practically no attention from either party’s presidential candidates.  Rosemary Becchi, a GOP primary candidate in the 7th Congressional District, was tweeting about Read More

MacArthur lauds House budget resolution’s passage for taking “critical steps”

House Republicans took their first definitive steps towards comprehensive tax reform on Thursday, and Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) agrees that it’s a step in the right direction. “Since first taking office, my number one priority has been growing South Read More

Trump’s Budget Cuts Face Resistance From Republican Lawmakers

Republican leaders are voicing disapproval of budget cuts proposed by President Donald Trump. “I doubt there’d be a lot of appetite for dramatic cuts this year,” Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, told Roll Call. “I just look at it Read More

OBAMA’S LEGACY: 8 Years, 3,000 Regulations And 8 Trillion In Debt

President Obama’s time in the White House is ended, and after eight years, his administration has imposed more than 3,000 regulations and added nearly $8 trillion to the national debt. Obama started his presidency on a wave of optimism, working Read More

That revealing Trump debate moment no one is talking about (but should)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s unfortunate that the loony Left decided to rear its ugly head in Chicago on Friday night, Save Jerseyans. Their 60’s-style antics took everyone’s focus on this cycle’s most troubling figure, Donald Read More

Lance, Garrett, Smith oppose Ryan-backed budget deal

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) spoke out against H.R. 1314 on Wednesday night, Save Jerseyans, a hugely controversial two-year budget deal suspending the federal debt limit until March 2017 and, what’s more, smashing the 2011 budget caps for both Read More

Garrett, Lance stand behind GOP’s historic balanced budget plan

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog $5 trillion cuts over the next decade, coupled with an end to ObamaCare AND major changes to Medicare and the U.S. tax code, would lead to a balanced budget and long-elusive fiscal responsibility in Read More

Lance Renews Battle for Balanced Budget Amendment

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) didn’t waste any time on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans, kicking off the 114th Congress by pitching a balanced budget amendment to the United States Constitution.  “Many states, including New Jersey, are Read More

The Never Ending Circle of Debt

By Joe Sinagra | The Save Jersey Blog A common argument offered by amnesty advocates posits that it would boost the U.S. economy and government revenues, too.  With an aging population and the ‘boomers’ ready to retire, less people in the work Read More