Tag: sales

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

Hermine leaves some Jersey Shore merchants frustrated

AVALON — As out-of-town visitors packed up their cars and headed off the island on Saturday ahead of a coastal storm, Robert Ossichak prepared for another round of flooding in his bike shop in Avalon, lifting inventory off the ground Read More