Category: State Assembly

The Left’s new ugly is on full display in New Jersey’s 25th District

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – “Free stuff” is just a symptom, Save Jerseyans. What do they stand for? How will they pay for it? Who knows. The unhinged 2020 Democrats are substantively defined only by their vitriol and extreme negativity (and their belief Read More

A month has passed, and a bill to help Jersey Shore rentals is (still) sitting on Murphy’s desk

TRENTON, N.J. – Phil Murphy isn’t backing down on his support for a short-term rental tax that’s hurting Jersey Shore rentals this summer. At least not yet. On June 27th, the Governor received legislation (S-3158/A-4814) to exempt homeowners in all Read More

New Jersey’s Watson Coleman sides with Omar, AOC and Tlaib on BDS vote

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Only one of New Jersey’s twelve members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted against Wednesday’s resolution to condemn the anti-Israel “BDS” boycott.  Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D, NJ-12) joined 16 other House members in refusing to Read More

Murphy caves, ruling out shutdown and handing tactical win to Team Norcross

TRENTON, N.J. – Phil Murphy may be governor, Save Jerseyans, but Steve Sweeney is still the capital city’s most powerful politician. That political reality was confirmed on Thursday when Murphy ruled out as government shutdown ahead of the Sunday deadline Read More

REPORT: GOP’s DiMaso cleared as ethics complaint dismissed

HOLMDEL, N.J. – Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso (R-13) is in the clear. On Tuesday, the New Jersey Joint Legislative Committee on Ethical Standards decided that an ethics complaint filed by fellow Monmouth County legislators Eric Houghtaling (D-11) and Joann Downey (D-11) Read More

LD11: GOP challengers want Murphy to restore $65 million to Monmouth school districts

OCEAN TOWNSHIP, N.J. – Democrats in Trenton are fighting with one another quite a bit these days, and there’s a strong possibility of a FY 2020 budget impasse, but one area where they still agree: the suburbs should fully fund urban Read More

Caliguire, Madrid nab Assembly nods in LD16

PRINCETON, NJ – Mark Caliguire and Christine Madrid are officially the Republican nominees for State Assembly in New Jersey’s 16th Legislative District, generating a monster margin in Somerset County and even winning in Hunterdon County where Roger Locandro (the third Read More