Tag: government

When will N.J. Republican leaders start demanding smaller, and not just “better” government?

By Matt Rooney _ Okay. Maybe I’m a broken record, Save Jerseyans, but this isn’t something that MOST of this website’s readership doesn’t think on a regular basis, and it’s also pretty damn, important too. I’ll cut to the chase: Read More

Monmouth Democrats silent as vote to keep racetrack open during shutdown is tabled

TRENTON, N.J. — Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso (R-13) expressed exasperation on Saturday ahead of a possible state government shutdown after Democrats tabled her proposal to keep New Jersey’s racetrack and casinos, including Monmouth Park, open even if legislators and the governor fail to Read More

GOP Legislator: State budget shutdown threat “is ALL on Murphy”

TRENTON, N.J. — Who’s to blame for what’s looking like a highly probable state government shutdown this weekend? One precipitated by a Democrat civil war not over whether to raise tax but, rather, which taxes to raise? Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll (R-25) Read More

What budget crisis? Murphy Administration employees spend big money on redecorating (EXCLUSIVE)

By Matt Rooney _ And you thought Tammy Murphy’s $13,000 door was the whole story? Think again, Save Jerseyans. These are limousine liberals; YOU work to pay for their lifestyles! The First Lady’s spending may have been a part of Read More

HEY GOP: If conservatives can’t win in New Jersey, then why is Steve Sweeney pretending to be one?

By Matt Rooney _ I don’t give a damn about Donald Trump, Save Jerseyans. I don’t. Not for the purposes of this discussion. That’s because anyone who’s been following this state’s trajectory and political scene for any significant length of Read More

Paul Ryan: Democrats are the reason there are no DACA protections in the spending bill

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan said Thursday that Democrats are the reason the spending bill does not include DACA protections. “We said let’s do multiyear funding for the wall for multiyear relief for the DACA kids, and they walked away Read More

Op-Ed: Federal sugar subsidies a bitter pill for New Jersey to swallow

By Erica Jedynak _ Washington is at it again. Without regard for small businesses and local economies, the federal government continues to prop up yet another distorted market, this time punishing local food manufacturers trying to compete on a level Read More