Tag: program

Op-Ed: Stop Targeting Property Tax Relief Programs to Fill Budget Holes

By Jean Stanfield _ Two of the most important financial support programs New Jersey provides are the Homestead Benefit and the Senior Freeze. They are also often the first programs governors target with cuts to balance budgets. This year, due Read More

Op-Ed: State, federal COVID-19 small business programs missed the mark | Bergen

By Brian Bergen _ State and federal programs to help small businesses have completely missed the mark. These programs were well received by legislators, and it is understandable that those who have never started or run a small business think Read More

Let’s stop subsidizing Rutgers and put that $1B into vo-tech districts | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ An idea that’s gaining more traction every day: the U.S. economy needs new vocational technology school graduates, not more bachelor’s degree and master’s degree students. A lot more. This country is experiencing an epidemic of British Read More

Evidence of a multi-million dollar fraud has been uncovered. The Murphy Administration isn’t acting.

TRENTON, N.J. –┬áIf there’s anything worse than government largess, Save Jerseyans, it’s when the waste is compounded by fraud. Recently, following an investigative report by News 12’s Walt Kane, the public learned that the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office had Read More

Taxpayers Spent Almost $100 Million So Uncle Sam Could Track Their Phones

U.S. taxpayers spent $95 million so 434 devices across the country could secretly transform their cell phones into real-time tracking devices, according to a new House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (HOGR) report. The Department of Justice (DOJ) spent Read More