Category: Steve Sweeney

ROONEY: “Nothing’s more important” than getting to the bottom of shocking NJEA videos

TRENTON, N.J. —  Save Jersey founder and editor-in-chief Matt Rooney joined the Chasing News A+ Panel on Monday to put a pending New Jersey State Senate investigation of the NJEA into perspective as shocking undercover videos released by Project Veritas continue to generate controversy Read More

HEY GOP: If conservatives can’t win in New Jersey, then why is Steve Sweeney pretending to be one?

By Matt Rooney _ I don’t give a damn about Donald Trump, Save Jerseyans. I don’t. Not for the purposes of this discussion. That’s because anyone who’s been following this state’s trajectory and political scene for any significant length of Read More

CARROLL: Sweeney’s new corporate surcharge will be paid by real people

By Michael Patrick Carroll _ This is supposed to be a news story, not an op-ed. So, REPORT, don’t opine. There is no way of knowing where revenue from a new tax will go; that’s just cover for leftist politicians Read More

N.J. Senate President wants this tax increase to replace Murphy’s millionaires tax plan

After declaring his opposition to a tax increase on wealthy New Jersey residents, Democratic state Senate President Stephen Sweeney said Tuesday state coffers can get the money they need by enacting a 3 percent surcharge on corporate income in New Read More

Opinion: Sweeney Reminds New Governor, NJEA Who’s Really in Charge

Carl Golden Senate President Steve Sweeney’s line-in-the-sand declaration that a tax increase is “an absolute last resort” and should await the outcome of a comprehensive review of how government raises and spends revenue was quickly interpreted as a blunt reminder Read More

Top Democrat says millionaire’s tax pushed by Phil Murphy is now ‘absolutely last resort’

New Jersey’s top Democratic state lawmaker and once-leading advocate for raising taxes on wealthy residents said Thursday that a millionaire’s tax is now the “absolute last thing” he will consider. “It’s the absolute last thing that I’m willing to look Read More