Tag: income

ANALYSIS: New Jersey’s income growth trails the national average

TRENTON, N.J. – It’s not good. Then again, when is it ever? Garden State Initiative (GSI), an independent research organization, analyzed new jobs numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics the week before Christmas. What it found: retail outlet-populated Read More

The huge reaction to Yang’s free income experiment shows why it wouldn’t work

By Matt Rooney _ These zany Leftists (and their equally zany schemes) are always so predictable, Save Jerseyans! Both in substance and how they inevitable end up. Remember last week’s Democrat debate? When Andrew Yang announced a Publisher’s Clearing House-style Read More

Evidence of a multi-million dollar fraud has been uncovered. The Murphy Administration isn’t acting.

TRENTON, N.J. – If there’s anything worse than government largess, Save Jerseyans, it’s when the waste is compounded by fraud. Recently, following an investigative report by News 12’s Walt Kane, the public learned that the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office had Read More

ROONEY: Newark’s universal basic income plan will be expensive, disincentivize work

TRENTON, N.J. – Mayor Ras Baraka of Newark wants to implement a “universal basic income” experiment in the Brick City, one which would be de facto paid for by the suburbs due to his city’s extremely high percentage of state Read More

Heavily-subsidized Newark, N.J. plans to experiment with ‘universal basic income’

By Matt Rooney _ It failed spectacularly in Finland and Canada. It fails everywhere it’s tried. Newark, New Jersey is ready to give ‘universal basic income’ a go all the same, Save Jerseyans, and you’ll be footing the bill. _ Mayor Read More

N.J. Senate President wants this tax increase to replace Murphy’s millionaires tax plan

After declaring his opposition to a tax increase on wealthy New Jersey residents, Democratic state Senate President Stephen Sweeney said Tuesday state coffers can get the money they need by enacting a 3 percent surcharge on corporate income in New Read More

Webber: Only “cockroaches and New Jersey liberal tax hikes” could survive the apocalypse

By The Staff _ Governor Phil Murphy doubled-down on his desire for a millionaire’s tax at Thursday’s Chamber of Commerce event in Washington, D.C., raising the ire of some New Jersey conservatives. “High taxes are New Jersey’s very problem, not Read More