Tag: minimum wage

Democrats are trying (hard) to kill the new jobs created under Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. – And we’re not even talking about Ocasio-Cortez’s the ‘Green New Deal’ which even many Democrats think is a bridge too far. The Democrats in Washington, D.C.  are presently pushing what they’ve named the Raise the Wage Act (H.R. 582 & S. Read More

Murphy’s $15 minimum wage will cost Middletown taxpayers an extra $750k annually

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — Governor Phil Murphy’s decision to sign a $15 minimum wage hike bill on Monday isn’t only going to impact New Jersey’s private sector bottom line; local municipal and county leaders are bracing for dramatic, potentially budget-busting payroll expense Read More

Murphy tried to sell a diner owner on the $15 min wage. A fiasco ensued.

By The Staff _ Earlier Tuesday, Governor Phil Murphy and the senior legislative leadership tried to sell a local business owner (of the Ocean Bay Diner) on the Democrat $15 minimum wage plan.  It didn’t go well: .@GovMurphy, @SpeakerCoughlin and Read More

Rooney joins Dom Giordano to break down $15 min wage, Katie Brennan updates

By The Staff _ New Jersey’s eventful political week included another steps towards a $15 minimum wage and more dramatic developments in the Katie Brennan investigation. On Friday morning, Save Jersey Founder and Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney joined 1210 WPHT radio host Dom Giordano to discuss the Read More

GOP’s Auth says $15 min wage will “hurt the goose that lays the golden egg” as bill advances

TRENTON, N.J. – The Democrats’ $15 minimum wage compromise legislation advanced in Trenton today, Save Jerseyans. Assemblyman Robert Auth (R-29) runs a small North Bergen-based business.   _ He told the the committee’s attendees that they were making an epic mistake for Read More