Tag: new york

Cuomo breaks with Murphy, suddenly unsure if total shutdown was “the best public health strategy”

By Matt Rooney _ Well, well, well. We told you so, Save Jerseyans! Governor Andrew Cuomo – whose state is the ground zero of the United States’s COVID-19 outbreak – publicly second-guessed his total shutdown of New York State on Read More

ROONEY: Transgenderism isn’t science, it’s “politics” and “pandering”

TRENTON, N.J. – Gender dysphoria isn’t in of itself very controversial. The notion that dysphoria dictates reality is. Serious science has never held that sex isn’t “assigned” at birth or simply a state of mind, but New York is moving Read More

Port Authority will consider new airport fee, higher tolls at Thursday meeting

NEW YORK, NY – Get ready to pay even more to cross the bridge into New York City. On Thursday, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey board of commissioners will consider a $4.8 billion spending increase over Read More

Rooney: ‘King Cuomo’ is putting NY Democrats in a precarious position

TRENTON, NJ – Even as Phil Murphy’s prospects for reelection in 2021 appear increasingly in doubt, New York Democrat Andrew Cuomo, son of late former Governor Mario Cuomo, confidently announced this week that he’ll seek a fourth term as his Read More

Murphy rolled over on congestion pricing. DuHaime says Cuomo couldn’t have done it to Christie.

FORT LEE, N.J. – North Jerseyans heading into downtown Manhattan will soon face an extra toll of $11 to $25 beginning in 2021. The idea, New York leaders say, is to reduce rush hour traffic and pay for necessary subway improvements. Read More

ROONEY: Don’t pay people to help police; let citizens use the 2A to defend themselves!

TRENTON, N.J. — We’re all horrified by images of bystanders filming crimes with their smart phones but doing nothing about them.  Should New York City pay citizens to help the police? That’s exactly what a police union’s leadership wants to do Read More