Tag: njea

MUST READ: The NJEA is fatter (but less financially secure?) than ever before

By The Staff _ The popular left-of-center education watchdog blog NJ Left Behind published an informative and eye-opening post on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans, analyzing the latest-available information on the spending of the notorious New Jersey Education Association (NJEA). Any taxpayer Read More

Another reason why voting matters: NEA loses 87k fee payers post-Janus

By Matt Rooney _ As if you need another reason to vote for Bob Hugin and Republicans today, Save Jerseyans, here it is: A new report has found that the National Education Association (NEA) lost 17,000 members (and more significantly 87,000 Read More

TK2 says Murphy’s new healthcare savings are “modest,” pushes for larger overhaul

TRENTON, N.J. — Governor Phil Murphy and the public sector unions were crowing a bit on Monday after announcing modest reforms to the public employee health care system, changes expected to generate somewhere around $500 million in savings over two Read More

After endorsing Menendez? The NJEA should stop pretending it cares about our kids. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ The New Jersey Education (Mis)Association (NJEA) surprised no one on Thursday when it endorsed Bob Menendez’s U.S. Senate reelection bid, Save Jerseyans. The notorious organization’s rationale was even less shocking. Hint: they couldn’t point to an Read More

What Janus means for New Jersey (and the NJEA)

TRENTON, N.J. — Wednesday’s monster Supreme Court decision in Janus v. AFSCME will be a major topic of discuss in the coming weeks and possibly beyond. Millions of workers in 22 U.S. states are impacted, and tens of millions of non-union taxpayers may’ve Read More

ROONEY: “Nothing’s more important” than getting to the bottom of shocking NJEA videos

TRENTON, N.J. —  Save Jersey founder and editor-in-chief Matt Rooney joined the Chasing News A+ Panel on Monday to put a pending New Jersey State Senate investigation of the NJEA into perspective as shocking undercover videos released by Project Veritas continue to generate controversy Read More

James O’Keefe releases first undercover video in teachers union series

HAMILTON TWP, N.J. — The New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) is one of New Jersey’s most powerful special interest groups. Renowned undercover journalist, Bergen County native and Rutgers University alumnus James O’Keefe and his organization, Project Veritas, recently decided to Read More

N.J. Local Official’s Snow Day Solution: Move NJEA’s Convention to the Summer!

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — Another large-scale snow storm means more make-up days and a shorter summer for teacher, students (and parents) across the Garden State. Pascack Valley students will make up yesterday’s snow day online; the move has set off a Read More