Tag: deal

Report: Trump Reaches Deal With Carrier To Keep 1,000 Jobs In US

The incoming Trump administration has reached a deal with Carrier to keep about 1,000 jobs in the U.S. rather than outsourcing them to Mexico. Carrier, which manufactures air conditioners, attracted national attention in early 2016 due a viral video of Read More

Sweeney delivers Christie new gas tax plan to end N.J. road project shutdown

TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie and Senate President Stephen Sweeney met privately Tuesday in an attempt to broker a deal to fund transportation projects and bring an end to a statewide construction freeze. Sweeney presented Christie with a new proposal Read More

Christie celebrates agreement to freeze non-profit hospital property tax rates

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog New Jersey’s 62 non-profit hospitals just earned a reprieve from higher taxes, Save Jerseyans. On Friday, Governor Chris Christie announced the formation of a Property Tax Exemption Study Commission and a two-year freeze on  property Read More

Lance, Garrett, Smith oppose Ryan-backed budget deal

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) spoke out against H.R. 1314 on Wednesday night, Save Jerseyans, a hugely controversial two-year budget deal suspending the federal debt limit until March 2017 and, what’s more, smashing the 2011 budget caps for both Read More

Lance tells McConnell it’s time to change rules, end Iran filibuster

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s not unusual for members of one house of Congress to comment on the actions of the other, Save Jerseyans, but it’s not every single day that the commentary is procedural. Strange times! Read More