Tag: aid

Murphy’s budget: $2.1M in tax dollars for illegal immigrants’ legal fees

TRENTON, N.J. — As New Jerseyans continue to unpack Phil Murphy’s reckless inaugural budget, Save Jerseyans, it’s increasingly clear that the billions in waste is not just massive in scale but also disproportionately benefiting non-Americans and continuing to further the Democrat Read More

VIDEO: Christie swipes at Texas ‘hypocrites’ over disaster aid. But were they?

Twenty Texas representatives opposed the Sandy aid package a few years back; no one should be surprised that that decision elicited a strong response from Chris Christie on Monday as Harvey continued to pound the Houston region: But will a Read More

Christie’s off to Wall with education fairness plan

photo via Governor’s office By Art Gallagher Governor Chris Christie is back on the Town Hall circuit…now he is calling them forums…as he meets New Jersey voters on Thursday in Wall Township to promote the school funding formula that he Read More

Yes, there’s too much money in education for its own good

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Nation-wide, Americans spend roughly $3.2 trillion on local and state governments; 28% of those dollars, or $869.2 billion, are earmarked for education. Back in 2014, Save Jerseyans, when I insisted that the Christie Administration’s plan Read More

Christie requests federal aid for 17 N.J. counties struck by Jonas

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Back on the job, Governor Chris Christie announced on Thursday that he is formally requesting federal assistance for damage sustained by New Jersey during Winter Storm Jonas. The seventeen requested Major Disaster Read More

NJGOP Assemblyman: Christie “uses our families as a punching bag”

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The gulf between Chris Christie and one of South Jersey’s remaining Republican legislators grew dramatically on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, when Asm. Chris Brown (R-2) called on the Governor to secure federal funding in the aftermath Read More

New Jerseyans get the federal aid they vote for. Not a penny more (or less).

By Joe Sinagra | The Save Jersey Blog NJ Spotlight’s recent article, titled “Why New Jersey Got Billions Less Than New York in FEMA Disaster Aid After Sandy,” got my wheels turning and I settled on my own answer, Save Read More