Tag: crisis

Opinion: The Coming Federalization of NJ Pension and Benefits Crisis

Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff Prediction: Sometime in the foreseeable future, the federal government will step in to address the self-inflicted crisis in state and local government pension and health-benefits funding. The only real question for us in New Jersey is whether it Read More

Clifton Calls For First Responders’ Protection In Opioid Crisis

Assemblyman Rob Clifton Assemblyman Rob Clifton (R-12 Monmouth, Middlesex, Ocean and Burlington) renewed his call for legislative action today on his bill (A3104) that would protect the lives and well-being on police officers and EMS personnel who administer NARCAN or Read More

Drill, Christie, drill… and use oil to save our state pension system!

By Synnove Bakke | The Save Jersey Blog So you may’ve heard, Save Jerseyans, but Chris Christie wants to be president. Well, there are two things that I would like him to tackle in New Jersey before officially taking the next step: #1 – Addressing Read More

Belgard Attacks MacArthur… for Helping Young Pregnant Women?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Yup, you read that correctly. Democrat Aimee Belgard is actually criticizing Republican Tom MacArthur for donating $24,000 to a non-profit, North Jersey-based charity that helps pregnant women contemplate alternatives to abortion… a donation made in Read More