Tag: phil murphy

Murphy is trying to strong-arm Sussex Co. over Sanctuary Statehood; the Sheriff is asking AG Barr for help.

NEWTON, NJ – Back in April, the Sussex County Freeholder Board decided to give its county’s residents the chance to vote on a resolution opposing Phil Murphy’s Sanctuary State directive.  On May 17th, state Attorney General Gurbir Grewal sent a Read More

SPADEA: Governor Murphy is right to investigate back room boss Norcross

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ Governor Murphy is an unlikely champion of taxpayers for sure. He’s raised taxes throughout his first couple years as Governor and is promising more. Still, he is absolutely within his Read More

Murphy had no problem with tax breaks when it was Amazon’s turn

By Matt Rooney _ I’m old enough to remember when Phil Murphy loved tax incentives, Save Jerseyans. Just last year? The Democrat governor and Goldman Sachs alum was ready to fork over billions in tax breaks to one of the Read More

Murphy donates to radicals who sue N.J. and drive property tax hikes. His LG’s defense: Trump!

By Matt Rooney _ Whether Phil Murphy violated ethical canons by intervening in the troubles consuming his soccer team remains an open question, Save Jerseyans. It was only one scandal of many hitting the Democrat’s administration at the pivot point Read More

Taxing paper and plastic bags isn’t crazy enough. N.J. may soon ban them (and straws, too).

TRENTON, N.J. – Governor Phil Murphy was underwhelmed by last year’s effort to tax plastic and paper bags in New Jersey. Apparently? It just wasn’t crazy enough. Support is now reportedly coalescing around the right kind of crazy for the Read More