Tag: Referendum

School referendums fail in Monroe, Hillsborough and Florence

HILLSBOROUGH, N.J. — The forces of fiscal irresponsibility took a beating on Tuesday night in three different counties.  In Florence Township (Burlington County), voters defeated two ballot questions which sought to raise a combined $24.1 million for various projects. Question 1 Read More

Voters reject bloated $210.8M bond referendum in Cherry Hill

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — The voters have spoken. A highly controversial $210.7 million school bond referendum appeared headed for a decisive defeat on Tuesday night in Cherry Hill, Save Jerseyans, one which had the vocal support of Democrat Mayor Mayor Chuck Cahn but which sowed deep Read More

Casino Battle ’16: Opponents talk property taxes, Proponents invoke Alzheimer’s

The battle over whether to authorize the construction of two North Jersey casinos is about to break wide open, Save Jerseyans, as competing factions (for and against the November ballot question) prepare to unleash millions of dollars in state-wide advertising. Read More

Casino referendum widens gulf between AC GOP and its Republican Governor

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie reiterated his support for expanding casino gambling to North Jersey during a Tuesday press availability, Save Jerseyans, and even expressed openness to campaign for the referendum. One Atlantic County Read More

POLL: Do you support the North Jersey casino expansion?

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The legislature has spoken (or at least the people who control it have) so now it’s going to be YOUR turn, Save Jerseyans. In addition to voting for a new president this Read More

Brown accuses Caputo, Dems of “killing” A.C. as committee releases referendum

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The newly-relected Chris Brown (R-2), battleground LD2’s top votegetter in 2015 and a lead contender for State Senate in 2017, didn’t mince words when taking on Democrat Ralph Caputo (D-28) during Thursday morning’s consideration of the North Read More

Michigan voters reject gas tax hike and Webber says Trenton should take heed

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Did you see this? Michigan Proposal 1 went down in flames on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans, as voters in one of the nation’s reliably blue states led by a Republican governor declined to raise Read More

In final hours, GOP (finally) goes after Obama

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I don’t know about you but I’m feeling bullish heading into tonight, Save Jerseyans. HOWEVER, hypothetically, if the Republican Party posts a good (but not great or “historic”) Election Night, in this blogger’s humble Read More