Tag: borrowing

State’s Bonded Debt Soars to Nosebleed Heights: $46.1 Billion

The results of New Jersey’s latest big-picture fiscal checkup are in, and they reveal a state that continues to be saddled with a staggering amount debt – despite recent efforts to wind down Trenton’s time-worn borrowing habit. Click to expand/close Read More

Greenwald gets microaggressive with Handlin: “You can call me tomorrow”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What happens when Democrat spring a surprise, massive borrowing resolution on the legislature in the 11th hour of budget season to appease pension-pissed public sector union bosses? And a Republican Assemblywoman tries Read More

Democrats tell Moody’s to pound sand by springing surprise borrowing scheme

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Am I the only one who read any of Moody’s credit downgrade reports slamming New Jersey’s borrow-or-bust budgeting practices? No one on the Left side of the aisle did, Save Jerseyans. This Read More

The Never Ending Circle of Debt

By Joe Sinagra | The Save Jersey Blog A common argument offered by amnesty advocates posits that it would boost the U.S. economy and government revenues, too.  With an aging population and the ‘boomers’ ready to retire, less people in the work Read More

Constructing Our Fiscal Destruction

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Sorry, Save Jerseyans, but this one is a little extra hard to swallow because I told you what would happen. And here we are in record time. Do you remember Election 2012’s Ballot Question #1? Euphemistically Read More