Tag: price

VIDEO: Rooney says ‘everyman’ Springsteen should donate some of his super-expensive tickets

Bruce Springsteen, who has amassed a fortune signing about blue collar living, embraces so-called progressive values both on and off of the stage. So why doesn’t he do something about the outrageously expensive, secondary market-driven $7,500 ticket price for his Read More

Price Gouging: Inexcusable Greed or Capitalism Working?

New Jersey’s Attorney General is warning state residents of price gouging today, Save Jerseyans, as this late-winter Nor’easter pounds our state. There are laws on the books (which they sometimes enforce). But let’s never forget the #1 Save Jersey rule: Read More

Putting a Price Tag on the American Dream

This is the fourth installment of Mall Madness, a five-part series on the American Dream retail and entertainment complex under construction in the Meadowlands. The series was produced through a reporting collaboration between WNYC, NJ Spotlight, and Bloomberg Businessweek. The Read More

DiMaso: No Gas Tax Price Gouging in Monmouth County

Freeholder Deputy Director Serena DiMaso announced today that the County Division of Weights and Measures, which she oversees, is on the look-out for unscrupulous gas stations that are raising their prices on the news that New Jersey Gas Tax has Read More

Two GOP’ers Vie for Ocean City

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog One of America’s top family beach resorts is hosting a different kind of entertainment this year, Save Jerseyans, in the form of a contested nonpartisan May 13th mayoral race between two Republicans (note: there are Read More

Labor Bill Will Hurt Sandy Victims

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Public representatives are supposed to represent the entire public, Save Jerseyans. That’s the ideal, but it rarely works out that way. Especially not in Trenton, New Jersey, where Big Labor’s support is a sought-after Read More