Tag: cost

Are Rutgers students and taxpayers paying more for “settlements, buyouts and golden parachutes”?

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Tuition is on the rise at Rutgers University again, Save Jerseyans, to the tune of 2.3% for the 2018-2019 academic year. What, exactly, are students paying for? On Monday, state Senator Joe Pennacchio (R-26) unloaded on Read More

Stop referring to Murphy’s plan as “free” tuition; N.J. taxpayers will foot the bill! | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _  The vacationing Governor Phil Murphy’s plan for “free tuition” at New Jersey community colleges isn’t new, Save Jerseyans, but it’s no less terrible than when the idea first cropped up last fall, during the gubernatorial race. Read More

You’re Paying For Tammy Murphy’s $13,000 Door

TRENTON, N.J. – Less than three months into his gubernatorial tenure, Phil Murphy (D-N.J.) has acknowledged New Jersey’s dire fiscal condition but continues to spend like it’s a new Gilded Age. A massively expensive “free” college plan, unveiled Thursday, is one Read More

New Jersey’s illegal immigrant-related tab is now America’s 5th highest

We spent some time guessing what Governor-elect Phil Murphy’s Sanctuary State plan would cost New Jersey before November’s election, Save Jerseyans. The only certainty is that it’d be a lot. This week we have new information as to what illegal Read More

How much would Murphy’s Sanctuary State plan cost N.J. taxpayers?

The most accurate answer: we don’t know an exact amount, but we know it’ll be a LOT. California’s deliberations (and possible upcoming voter referendum) on Sanctuary Statehood are probably instructive.  According to that state’s Senate Appropriations Committee? There would be Read More

Lawmakers want to know why cost of disasters like Sandy is skyrocketing

WASHINGTON — Legislation to renew operations of the Federal Emergency Management Agency through 2020 would require a study of why disaster costs continue to rise and what can be done about it. The bill was introduced Friday by the leaders Read More