Tag: sales

VIDEO: Murphy says “it is what it is” when confronted over gun range, store closures

TRENTON, N.J. – Second Amendment advocates mobilizing to sue Governor Murphy for closing gun ranges and stores don’t have much chance of settling out of court.  Governor Murphy was asked about the closures at Wednesday’s daily COVID-19 press conference. The Read More

Support builds for N.J. tax holiday to combat COVID-19 economic downturn

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s economy was one of America’s least-robust before COVID-19 hit the nation’s shores. Now some members of the legislature are pushing to incentivize economic activity – or at least less the blow of a major drop Read More

Jilted by Murphy, N.J. GOP plans legislation to reverse gas tax increase

TRENTON, N.J. – A significant number of New Jersey legislative Republicans — including Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-Union) — supported the October 2016 gas tax hike which, at least in part, was supposed to be offset by a small decrease Read More

Murphy is restoring the 7% sales tax; are GOP gas tax hike backers ready to own their folly?

By Matt Rooney _ Remember when yours truly, and others, said the grand October 2016 gas tax compromise was unadulterated BS? And that any small tax “cuts” offered as a trade off would be erased over time? When Democrats inevitably Read More

N.J. Democrats Mount Massive New Gun Control Blitz

By The Staff _ TRENTON, N.J. – Seizing upon the tragedy in Parkland, Florida, New Jersey Democrats plan to ram sweeping new gun control measures through the state legislature this week, marking a dramatic step further leftward for a state that Read More