Tag: business

O’Scanlon and DiMaso bash Murphy’s slow reopening of restaurants and other small business

By Art Gallagher _ Senator Declan O’Scanlon and Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso have blasted Governor Phil Murphy’s slow reopening of the New Jersey restaurant industry, calling the governor’s rules a “slow death” for the small businesses. Read the rest of this Read More

Republicans, N.J. businesses file suit against Murphy challenging constitutionality of closures

TRENTON, N.J. – NJGOP Counsel Michael Lavery and state Senator Michael Testa, Jr. (R-1) have filed a lawsuit in Cape May County Superior Court challenging the Murphy Administration’s COVID-19 executive order business closures. The suit – announced in a Zoom Read More

Op-Ed: State, federal COVID-19 small business programs missed the mark | Bergen

By Brian Bergen _ State and federal programs to help small businesses have completely missed the mark. These programs were well received by legislators, and it is understandable that those who have never started or run a small business think Read More

N.J. needs to give long-term economic dangers same attention as COVID-19 | Bergen

By Brian Bergen _ The economic fallout from measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will likely be severe. Hundreds of thousands of employers and their millions of employees could be without a job in the coming months. We aren’t Read More

SURVEY: Nearly half of LD40 businesses say they won’t survive the next 3 weeks

MIDLAND PARK, N.J. – Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips (R-40) had and idea: survey 300 North Jersey businesses (hailing from his district extending from Northern Bergen into Passaic County) to see how they’re weathering the COVID-19 outbreak. What he discovered wasn’t comforting. Read More

Angry Murphy instructs New Jerseyans to rat out fellow residents defying his executive order

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy sees little or no chance of an easing up on his draconian, slapdash “stay at home” restrictions by Easter, the date by which President Trump said this week he would like to see Read More

Hey Phil Murphy: Tell us what’s going to be open, closed! Now!

By The Staff _ Governor Phil Murphy is teasing a likely statewide closure of “non-essential” New Jersey businesses. He’s not giving too many other details, and the uncertainty is complicating an already confused situation.  Save Jersey Founder Matt Rooney thinks Read More