Tag: budget

Asm. DiMaio: Murphy is lying about proposed FY 2020 spending hikes

TRENTON, N.J. – Spending more tax dollars is bad enough. Lying about how much more he’s spending? That’s worse. _ Assemblyman John DiMaio – the GOP budget officer – breaks down his beef with Governor Phil Murphy’s FY 2020 math Read More

Unlike Trenton, Republican-run N.J. counties are controlling spending | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ New Jersey’s fiscal crisis is deepening as the FY 2020 budget process limps along at the State House. Wasteful spending is rising, income tax revenue is grinding to a halt, and the will for structural reform Read More

Murphy’s budget dedicates more of your money to legal aid for illegals

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s FY 2019 budget included $2.1 million for illegal alien legal aid. For FY 2020? Murphy’s proposed budget includes an extra $1 million for illegal immigrants facing deportation at a time when New Jersey is facing Read More

ANALYSIS: New Jersey’s toxic business climate reaches “extreme outlier status”

TRENTON, N.J. – The FY 2020 budget debate is officially underway, Save Jerseyans, and new spending (and taxes hikes) are probably in our future. Andrew Musick of the New Jersey Business & Industry Association testified before the legislature on Thursday Read More

GOP mayor tees off after N.J. CWA leader wishes a ‘horrible death’ for Betsy DeVos

TRENTON, N.J. – Federal budget cuts for special education and the Special Olympics are raising passions in some circles, particularly among enemies and critics of the Trump Administration. According to the New Jersey Globe reporter Nikita Biryukov who first reported Read More

Op-Ed: Phil Murphy’s politics of utopia are killing New Jersey

By Chris DiPiazza _ It is no secret that every branch of New Jersey government is under the control of the Democratic Party led by Governor Phil Murphy. Although personally successful in his financial career, Governor Murphy is demonstrating no real Read More

O’Scanlon blasts Murphy for not budgeting for minimum wage increase

By Art Gallagher _ Governor Phil Murphy and his team apparently failed to account for the impact on the minimum wage increase he signed into law earlier this year will have on his own State Budget.   Senator Declan O’Scanlon called Read More

SURVEY: 70% of N.J. accountants hate Phil Murphy’s budget

ROSELAND, N.J. – Governor Phil Murphy’s tax-laden FY 2020 state budget proposal is getting low marks from New Jersey’s accountants.  The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA) polled approximately 500 state accountants this March, and 70% of those Read More