Tag: millionaire

‘Path to Progress’ hypocrite Sweeney decides he’s suddenly OK with the millionaire’s tax. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Yes, some Trenton Republicans slobbered all over Senate President Steve Sweeney’s recent decision to ‘get religion’ and declare, after many years of supporting higher taxes, that New Jersey is overtaxed. Those of us with memories which Read More

Democrats buck Murphy, unveil budget without gun fee hikes and expanded millionaire’s tax

TRENTON, N.J. – A state government shutdown just got a little more likely on Monday when the New Jersey legislature, controlled by Democrats, bucked Democrat Governor Phil Murphy and introduced its own budget devoid of Murphy priorities. Notably, legislative Democrats Read More

Murphy’s big property tax “relief” plan for your family: $125

By Matt Rooney _ This story is sad/angering/typical but it also illustrates something very important. I’ll start from the beginning.  Again and again, Save Jerseyans, we’ve explained how Phil Murphy’s “Millionaire’s Tax” math simply doesn’t add up. There simply aren’t Read More

Is Phil Murphy’s New Jersey “fair” to the Middle Class? That depends how you define “middle.”

By Matt Rooney _ Governor Phil Murphy renewed his push for an ever more expansive “millionaire’s tax” on Monday, Save Jerseyans, ahead of an end-of-June deadline to hammer our a budget deal or weather yet another state government shutdown. Many Read More

Fact Checking Phil Murphy: Wealthy Americans’ share of the total tax burden is rising, not shrinking

By Matt Rooney _ FY 2020 budget season is underway, Save Jerseyans. The stupid is strong, and Trenton is saying sorts of things which aren’t just deceitful and self-interested but, in some cases, they’re also completely divorced from reality and Read More