Tag: Reform

ROONEY: Don’t believe the N.J. Democrats’ self-interested tax reform narrative!

The Republicans’ tax reform package appears to have the necessary votes to pass Congress before Christmas, Save Jerseyans, and the details of the House-Senate compromise were finally released on Friday evening. Earlier this week, as the details were being hashed Read More

FIGHTING BACK: MacArthur pens fiery letter to Murphy, Booker and Menendez over tax reform ‘fear-mongering’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) is New Jersey only official in high-elected office who’s unapologetically supporting the national GOP’s tax reform push, squaring off directly with Governor-elect Phil Murphy in the media and openly challenging critics to Read More

The Differences House, Senate Will Have to Resolve to Advance Tax Reform Bill

Following the Senate’s 51-49 early Saturday morning vote to pass Republicans’ tax-reform overhaul, the legislation will move to conference where House and Senate will work to resolve their differences. … their differences. “I think the differences are pretty minor between Read More

Lance’s olive branch to Democrat neighbor Gottheimer earns him a DCCC attack

Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D, NJ-05) and Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) aren’t safe this cycle but they’re both favored to be re-elected in the early going. That hasn’t stopped either federal legislator from taking the unusual step of promoting a Read More

PENNACCHIO: Disingenuous to complain about SALT when N.J.’s state property tax deduction is also capped at $10k

State Senator Joe Pennacchio (R-26) appears to be the rare New Jersey politician who, like Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03), is willing to point out that an equitable tax reform effort’s greatest stumbling block isn’t Washington but Trenton. The Morris County dentist Read More

MacArthur savages Murphy: If he’s so concerned about higher taxes, then why is he threatening to raise them?

Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) and Governor-elect Phil Murphy‘s 2021 shadow-boxing match continued on Monday, Save Jerseyans, after the U.S. Senate narrowly passed a tax reform package on Saturday morning and, earlier today, Murphy joined fellow liberal governors in New Read More