Tag: act

The PRO Act Is Anti-worker

By Erica Jedynak – For the past several decades, we’ve seen workers across the nation see more choice, thanks to the landmark U.S. Supreme Court Janus v. AFSCME decision reaffirming First Amendment rights and passage of right-to-work laws in 27 states. These developments protect Read More

Christie Signs Six New Bills Into Law

From today’s Trenton list: S-260/ACS for A-452 (Connors, Van Drew/Mazzeo, Andrzejczak, Jimenez, Vainieri Huttle, Benson, Wimberly, Gove, Rumpf) – Requires reservation of portion of tenant vouchers under State rental assistance program for veterans S-793/A-4474 (Sarlo, Cunningham/Jasey) – Prohibits president or Read More

Republicans pass broad visa reform legislation

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) weighed into the post-San Bernardino immigration debate on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans, speaking in favor of H.R. 158, the Visa Waiver Program Improvement Act, legislation designed to reform and Read More

Christie vetoes Democracy Act, A.C. PILOT program, gun control bill

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie acted on a host of bills on Monday, Save Jerseyans, notably by issuing a veto of the so-called Democracy Act designed to help Democrats buy more elections and a conditional veto of Read More

“Democracy” Act can’t be the answer if N.J. Democrats pushing it are part of the problem (and is there a problem?)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As a general rule, Save Jerseyans, you should always apply extra scrutiny to any legislation (1) named after a person (e.g. “Tara’s Law” to ban rubber nipples) or (2) that’s name is Read More

Decriminalize Drug Possession? Okay; How About Guns?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The political culture has turned decidedly in favor of drug decriminalization in recent years, Save Jerseyans, as evidenced by the odd-couple ideological alliance between libertarian-ish Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) and arch-liberal Senator Read More