Category: Spending

THAT’S A WRAP: Hollywood Tax Credit Could Be A Big Loser For N.J. Taxpayers

By Matt Rooney _ A multi-million dollar, a tax credit package designed to lure the film industry to New Jersey for new projects, passed both houses of the state legislature on April 12th with token opposition. It’s unclear whether Murphy Read More

County Freeholders Push Back Against Move To Change Their Titles

FREEHOLD, N.J. — Most New Jerseyans couldn’t tell you what a county “freeholder” is or does, let alone whose their own are. As far as Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone and Freeholder Deputy Director Lillian G. Burry are concerned? A Read More

VIDEO: Phil Murphy Wants N.J. To Pay For Illegal Immigrants’ College Tuition

First it was subsidized attorneys… Now New Jersey is going to give out subsidized illegal immigrant college tuition? Save Jersey contributor Katie Cericola explains why Governor Phil Murphy’s new ploy is a sure loser for New Jersey’s taxpayers and more than a little Read More

You’re Paying For Tammy Murphy’s $13,000 Door

TRENTON, N.J. – Less than three months into his gubernatorial tenure, Phil Murphy (D-N.J.) has acknowledged New Jersey’s dire fiscal condition but continues to spend like it’s a new Gilded Age. A massively expensive “free” college plan, unveiled Thursday, is one Read More

Trenton’s New Hollywood Giveaway: $85 Million

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly Appropriations Committee is preparing to consider A-1038, Save Jerseyans, an $85 million tax credit package designed to lure new film and digital industry to New Jersey. Americans for Prosperity-New Jersey (AFP-NJ) says it’s a “poor return Read More

Kean: Murphy’s “free” college plan is irresponsible, wrongheaded

TRENTON, N.J. — Democrat Governor Phil Murphy’s proposed FY 2019 budget includes $50 million for just year one of a phased-in “free” New Jersey community college program; $45 million of the allotment will go to students with average family incomes below $45,000. “We Read More