Tag: PENNSYLVANIA

Cory Booker (D-Twitter) Tells Students Life “Is Not About Celebrity”

“Corruption scandals. Skyrocketing crime. Abandoned allies. There are reasons why New Jersey is lukewarm about its own Sen. Cory Booker—even while the rest of the country swoons,” wrote The Daily Beast‘s Olivia Nuzzi back in 2014.  Since arriving in the Read More

Citing benefits savings, Christie reverses course on PA tax reciprocity

Governor Chris Christie is walking back his decision to end income tax reciprocity with Pennsylvania, citing health benefit reform savings as the reason for his decision. He signed S-2749/A-4328 on Monday, legislation that reforms New Jersey state pharmacy benefits system and generating projecting savings of $200 Read More

Hillary Clinton, Obama make final push in Philadelphia with Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi

Hours before the polls open, the Clintons and Obamas appeared together on stage in Philadelphia Monday night and cast Tuesday’s presidential election as a fork in the road of American history, an opportunity for voters to continue forward or “turn Read More

Christie’s axing of bi-state tax deal reportedly upsets businesses

CAMDEN — Gov. Chris Christie’s move to do away with a decades-old income tax agreement between New Jersey and Pennsylvania has upset some major players in South Jersey businesses. According to Philly.com, the axing of the reciprocal income tax agreement Read More

Ending Pa. income tax agreement ‘positive’ for N.J., bond agency says

TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie’s plan to end a nearly four decade-old income tax agreement with Pennsylvania earned an endorsement Monday from a Wall Street credit rating agency, which declared it would be a “credit positive” move for the state. Read More