Tag: independent

California-Style Attack on Contractors Will Hurt Far More than Uber & Lyft | Kellogg

By Douglas Kellogg _ It may be a new year, but the same policy debates from last year continue in Trenton. The first major item on the agenda is borrowed directly from California’s uber-liberal policy playbook, legislation that would aggressively Read More

Sweeney-backed bill may eliminate independent contractors in N.J.

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s anti-business climate is already legendary, but Trenton may take another step in solidifying its dubious reputation on Thursday by advancing a de facto ban on independent contractors. Like so many Murphy-era ideas, S4204 (which is Read More

LD21 independent slate files petitions, cites GOP incumbents’ refusal to endorse Trump

CRANFORD, NJ – Jon Bramnick and running mate Nancy Munoz will have to fend off an assault from the right this November even as Democrats press their left flank.  Martin Marks (of Cranford) and Harris Pappas (Springfield) chose Primary Day to Read More

Monmouth Poll: Americans believe in (and are worried about) the “Deep State”

By The Staff _ WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. — Americans are deeply divided along partisan lines in the age of Obama and Trump, but a significant majority of the country, cross-cutting these partisan fault lines, does agree on one point:  Read More

Here’s how you can vote in Tuesday’s N.J. primary if you’re an unaffiliated voter

TRENTON — The competition between 11 gubernatorial hopefuls in the race to succeed Gov. Chris Christie has a big event on Tuesday. It’s the New Jersey primary where registered Democrats and Republicans can head to the polls to vote for Read More

Good News, Bad News Polls For Christie

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com Two polls release this morning indicate that the news avalanche over “Bridgegate;” the George Washington Bridge lane closures and Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer’s allegations that Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno and other Christie Administration officials said that Sandy relief Read More

Christie Support Cools Among Dems, Indies

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Bridgegate is taking its toll on Governor Chris Christie, Save Jerseyans. The results of a brand new FDU PublicMind poll out Tuesday shouldn’t come as a surprise given the drip of new scandals (organic or manufactured) Read More