Tag: mandate

Op-Ed: A Vaccine Mandate Is Legislating Like A Communist

By Ileana Schirmer _ Assemblywoman Pamela Lampitt of Camden County is sponsoring legislation (A1847) which mandates human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccinations for all New Jersey students in grades six through twelve. Having fled communist Cuba, I have a big issue with Read More

Murphy Democrats Give Millennials Another Reason to Leave New Jersey

By: Alex Cucciniello  _ As if millennials and other young people needed more reasons to flee New Jersey, Governor Phil Murphy is about to give them another one. He is ready to sign legislation recreating the Obamacare health insurance penalty Read More

White House cites First Amendment in nixing Obamacare contraceptive mandate

President Trump’s decision to end Obamacare’s contraceptive mandate was based on his belief in First Amendment protection of religious freedom, the White House said Friday. “This is a president who supports the first amendment, who supports the freedom of religion. Read More

OPINION: Christie’s Plan To Tax Horizon Ratepayers is Dangerous, Wrongheaded

Only a single legislator (Jay Webber of LD26) had the stones to vote against Trenton’s new opioid health insurance mandate, Save Jerseyans. Why? A lot of reasons, including the fact that doing something (even if it’s the wrong thing!) to Read More

The Affordable Housing Debacle

Since the 1970’s courts have mandated that municipalities build low-income housing in New Jersey. Despite constructing 92,000 units over the last three decades, a recent decision by the state Supreme Court could require more than 201,000 over the next eight Read More

One N.J. Legislator Stood Alone Against Trenton’s Costly Addiction Mandate

Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.” – Edmund Burke — Governor Chris Christie‘s ongoing mission to rehabilitate his political career by Read More