Tag: entitlement

Mnuchin: Zero Cuts To Entitlements In New Budget

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin promised Sunday that President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal will not include cuts to major entitlement programs, like Social Security and Medicare. If Mnuchin’s comments are correct, the president would be making good on his campaign Read More

That revealing Trump debate moment no one is talking about (but should)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s unfortunate that the loony Left decided to rear its ugly head in Chicago on Friday night, Save Jerseyans. Their 60’s-style antics took everyone’s focus on this cycle’s most troubling figure, Donald Read More

POLL: Are you a fan of Governor Christie’s entitlement reform plan?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Lagging badly in the early polls, Governor Chris Christie tried to leapfrog the Republican competition on Tuesday morning by pitching a bold federal entitlement reform proposal and, in so doing, putting himself Read More

Christie pitches raising Social Security retirement age to 69, instituting means testing

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Seeking to steal the limelight from Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton, Save Jerseyans, Chris Christie will deliver a promised entitlement reform speech Tuesday morning at the beginning of a multi-day swing through the Read More

Apocalypse Now. Reform Never?

Every “Crisis” – Real or Invented – Brings Us No Closer to Addressing the Real Problem By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Sun did rise last Friday notwithstanding apocalyptic sequestration predictions from the Left, Save Jerseyans. I saw it. You did too, I Read More

It’s Time to Slaughter a Few Sacred Cows

OK, sports fans. The clock is winding down and there are just days left before America is poised to fall calamitously over the so-called fiscal cliff. So what is an almost evenly-divided and clinically dysfunctional Congress supposed to do in Read More

Cold Hard Facts Support Christie’s “Sitting On a Couch” Comment

87.3%. It’s the percentage of federal income taxes paid by the top 25% of American wage earners… as of 2009. An unbelievably high 47% of filers paid absolutely nothing! And as you might expect, Save Jerseyans, the shocking and dangerous Read More