Category: Education

Vote ‘No’ on N.J. Ballot Question #1, Trenton’s latest recklessly expensive abomination | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Study after study (most of which we share here at Save Jersey) confirm our state’s terrible fiscal condition, Save Jerseyans. It’s certainly not for lack of high-earners; on that front, we remain one of the wealthiest Read More

Murphy: N.J. parents have no say in their child’s gender identity at school

TRENTON, N.J. — Governor Phil Murphy’s administration doesn’t think parents have any right to know about their children’s gender “preferences” at school. That policy is codified in new guidelines espoused by the state Department of Education directing all New Jersey schools to Read More

Back to the Chalkboard: A Look at School Funding & Property Taxes | Neibart

By Sarah Neibart _ As New Jersey students return to school, it is paramount that we continue the conversation on two of the biggest issues facing our State: the costs of education and property taxes. The two go hand-in-hand, and Read More

N.J. Democrats want mandatory depression screenings for your kids

TRENTON, NJ — Democrat lawmakers unveiled a plan for mandatory health screenings of New Jersey public school children on Thursday. “I was pleased to join my 7th District colleagues: Assemblyman Dr. Herb Conaway and Assemblywoman Carol Murphy, at our press conference Read More

After endorsing Menendez? The NJEA should stop pretending it cares about our kids. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ The New Jersey Education (Mis)Association (NJEA) surprised no one on Thursday when it endorsed Bob Menendez’s U.S. Senate reelection bid, Save Jerseyans. The notorious organization’s rationale was even less shocking. Hint: they couldn’t point to an Read More

If only N.J.’s Supreme Court was as cheap as West Virginia’s! | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ You may’ve heard that our friends and countrymen not-too-far-away in West Virginia are undergoing an interesting and unique political ordeal, Save Jerseyans: the impeachment of four state supreme court justices.  “Unfortunately, as we pursued the evidence, Read More

Stop referring to Murphy’s plan as “free” tuition; N.J. taxpayers will foot the bill! | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _  The vacationing Governor Phil Murphy’s plan for “free tuition” at New Jersey community colleges isn’t new, Save Jerseyans, but it’s no less terrible than when the idea first cropped up last fall, during the gubernatorial race. Read More