Tag: Governor

SPADEA: Governor Murphy is right to investigate back room boss Norcross

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ Governor Murphy is an unlikely champion of taxpayers for sure. He’s raised taxes throughout his first couple years as Governor and is promising more. Still, he is absolutely within his Read More

Ciattarelli: Is Murphy shameless, politically incompetent or both?

By Jack Ciattarelli _ The following statement is issued by Jack Ciattarelli, former State Assemblyman and 2017 Republican Gubernatorial Candidate. Is our Governor that shameless, politically incompetent or both? – When running for Governor, Phil Murphy promised a new standard Read More

Murphy had no problem with tax breaks when it was Amazon’s turn

By Matt Rooney _ I’m old enough to remember when Phil Murphy loved tax incentives, Save Jerseyans. Just last year? The Democrat governor and Goldman Sachs alum was ready to fork over billions in tax breaks to one of the Read More

Murphy picks another fight with Trump, this time over transgender National Guard membership

TRENTON – President Trump’s decision to go through with implementing transgender military regulations is giving Governor Phil Murphy a new opportunity to flout his social justice warrior street cred. On Friday, the governor announced that New Jersey will follow the example Read More

Asm. DiMaio: Murphy is lying about proposed FY 2020 spending hikes

TRENTON, N.J. – Spending more tax dollars is bad enough. Lying about how much more he’s spending? That’s worse. _ Assemblyman John DiMaio – the GOP budget officer – breaks down his beef with Governor Phil Murphy’s FY 2020 math Read More