Category: Anthony Bucco

ELECTION 2019: Bucco says his record will power him past LD25 Democrat challengers

BOONTON TWP., N.J. – Assemblyman Anthony M. Bucco is already facing two Democratic challengers for next year’s 25th Legislative District contest:  Lisa Bhimani and Darcy Draeger. Buoyed by Mikie Sherrill’s Morris County victory in this year’s NJ-11 race, Morris County Democrats Read More

N.J. Democrats block income tax marriage penalty repeal

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey currently imposes an income tax penalty on Middle Class families earning under $70,000.  During Thursday’s session, Morris County Assemblyman Anthony Bucco’s legislative effort to remove the tax penalty was blocked by Democrats who control the legislature. “The Read More

Breaking down the shadow primary to replace Frelinghuysen in NJ-11 (as of this morning)

Things can change quickly in a race that’s as wide open and late-forming as this year’s New Jersey 11th Congressional District Republican primary. Very quickly. I know you’re all interested in what’s going on, if for no other reason because Read More

Guest Op-Ed: Indexing taxes is the way to go for New Jersey

By Anthony Bucco | The Save Jersey Blog I appreciate the interest in legislation I recently introduced regarding annual adjustments in New Jersey’s income tax brackets. I would like to share my thoughts on this important and practical piece of Read More

Bucco: Give GOP chance at property tax reform

By Asm. Anthony M. Bucco This post originally appeared in the Daily Record I applaud your newspaper for publishing the “Fight Bank on Property Taxes” editorial bringing attention to New Jersey’s burdensome property tax problem. The editorial board is correct that Read More

Budget negotiations breaking down, Bucco says Sweeney’s plan is a “bad horror movie”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog With the NJEA refusing to play ball on pension reform and, consequently, the Democrat leadership falling back on a millionaire’s tax, it appears FY 2016 budget negotiations are officially blown up for Read More

Bucco: Joint SCI is Imbalanced

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Both the Assembly (70-0) and State Senate (38-0) approved ACR10/SCR49 today, Save Jerseyans, combining the legislature’s separate Bridgegate special investigatory committees into a single joint alternative. Assembly Deputy Republican Leader Anthony M. Bucco (R-Morris) issued a Read More