Tag: business

OPINION: Jersey Shore Slammed by Hurricane Murphy

By David Frank _ Why does Phil Murphy hate small-business owners so much? The recent budget crisis may have averted a shutdown but the cost of the “solution” will be borne by thousands of people that rent and own vacation Read More

Small business federation endorses Webber

MORRISTOWN, NJ — The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) lined up behind Jay Webber on Thursday in this year’s battle to succeed Rodney Frelinghuysen in NJ-11.  “NFIB is the voice of small business owners and I’m proud to have it in my Read More

For the Sake of N.J.’s Working Poor, Don’t Raise the Minimum Wage | Johnson

By Matthew Johnson _ Living below the poverty line is difficult, even in the wealthiest country in the world. For low-skilled workers, the prospect of earning less than $100 for a day’s labor may seem daunting. However, the alternative is Read More

Webber: Taxing businesses is taxing people

TRENTON, N.J. — When the legislature passed its business-killing budget last week, Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-26) — whose running to succeed Rodney Frelinghuysen in NJ-11 this year — called out Democrats for peddling a false premise. “We do not have a Read More

ECONOMY CRUSHER: Democrats weigh highest-in-America tax on N.J. businesses

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey Democrats are eyeing another dubious “first” for the Garden State this week. On Tuesday, the Democrat-controlled Senate and Assembly Budget Committees respectively advanced S-2746/A-4202, legislation designed to increase New Jersey’s corporate tax rate. The full New Read More

Small business-busting N.J. ‘equal pay’ bill moves closer to becoming law

By The Staff _ New Jersey businesses beware. On Monday, legislation which would subject New Jersey businesses to discrimination lawsuits seeking six (6) years of back pay cleared the Assembly Labor Committee. Damages could also be tripled if they’re proven. Read More

Murphy’s Budget is Bad for Businesses, Jobs, and Young New Jerseyans

By Katie Cericola _ Governor Murphy’s plan is just another nail in the coffin of New Jersey. It stunts economic growth and worse yet rewards the special interest groups for supporting him last election. The current budget proposal is nothing Read More