Tag: job

MUST-READ: Almost 1/3 of N.J. legislators hold another government job

TRENTON, N.J. – Another layer to the corruption plaguing New Jersey was highlighted by NorthJersey.com’s Ashley Balcerzak and Stacey Barchenger on Tuesday: Almost one-third of state legislators (37 in total) have one or more additional government jobs. Those jobs pad their Read More

POLL: Phil Murphy stuck well below 50% approval

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrats are heavily-favored to hold the General Assembly in next month’s Election 2019, but Governor Phil Murphy’s prospects for reelection in 2021 remain less clear. Results released Friday by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Public Mind Poll show voters Read More

POLL: Murphy remains less popular at same gubernatorial juncture than Christie, Corzine

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Phil Murphy isn’t exactly unpopular, Save Jerseyans, but he’s less popular at the same point as Governors Jon Corzine and Chris Christie in their own respective tenures. And plenty of residents don’t have an opinion Read More

REPORT: Booker’s underwhelming brother landed $150k job with Murphy Administration

TRENTON, N.J. – Cory Booker has a brother named Cary Booker. Seriously. And he reportedly ran a Tennessee charter school into the ground; it was ordered closed in 2016. Today? He’s leading the Murphy Administration’s Division of Early Childhood Education Read More

SPADEA: New apprentice mandates will raise your taxes

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ Enough already. Now the government in Trenton wants to require all public works contractors participating in Union approved apprentice programs. The intended consequence here would be to drive up costs Read More

N.J. Democrat Chairman gets $92K government job… signing people up for food stamps!

PATERSON, N.J. — Another key Phil Murphy ally is cashing in, Save Jerseyans. According to published reports, New Jersey and Passaic County Democratic Party Chairman John Currie has been hired by the Passaic County Board of Social Services back in Read More

SPADEA: The GOP is Dead and the Gender Pay Gap is Fake

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 — In a complete capitulation to the Democratic governor and the legislative majority, the Republicans in both houses laid down their arms and principles and allowed for yet another bill that is Read More