Tag: sanctuary

Ras Baraka wants Newark to stay a sanctuary city. He should ask Mexico to fund it. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ $812 million. That’s how much state aid the City of Newark is receiving for its K-12 schools during fiscal year 2020, Save Jerseynas. That number doesn’t include non-K-12 funding, emergency aid or any other sort of Read More

READ: Trump sues Murphy, Grewal over sanctuary statehood

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In its most decisive counter-strike to date, the Trump Administration filed a lawsuit on Monday challenging the Murphy Administration’s New Jersey ‘sanctuary state’ policies in federal court.  Last week, ICE nabbed 115 illegals in the Garden State Read More

Trump Administration praised for joining the battle against Murphy’s Sanctuary State

TRENTON, N.J. – Counties pushing back against the Murphy Administration’s ‘Sanctuary State’ policies are now getting a much-needed hand directly from the Trump Administration. On Friday, the U.S. Department of Justice formally lent its support to lawsuits previously filed by Read More

N.J. county defies Murphy, overwhelmingly passes anti-Sanctuary State question

NEWTON, N.J. – The county-level results against the Murphy Administration took another step on Tuesday when North Jersey’s Sussex County passed a referendum formally opposed Sanctuary Statehood. Sussex’s referendum grants the Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders the ability to use Read More

Testa files complaint challenging Murphy Administration’s persecution of pro-ICE sheriffs

VINELAND, N.J. – The battle against Phil Murphy’s sanctuary state policy is entering a new phase. LD1 GOP State Senate candidate Mike Testa, Jr. made good on his word Tuesday, filing a federal complaint on behalf of Cape May County’s Read More

ICE’s acting director blasts N.J. AG Grewal for undermining Cape May, Monmouth sheriffs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – One week after New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal issued a new directive barring county jails from cooperating with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the head of America’s most unfairly-maligned law enforcement agency addressed the rogue Read More

LD1’s Testa: Governor Murphy, Trenton Democrats “have lost their collective minds”

VINELAND, N.J. – Mike Testa is determined to make this year’s hotly-contested LD1 legislative contest a referendum on Phil Murphy’s sanctuary statehood policy. The Republican state senate hopeful and his Assembly running mates Antwan McClellan and Erik Simonsen have hit Read More

VIDEO: Cape May County’s Anti-Sanctuary State Rally

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. – Attorney General Gurbir Grewal’s decision to bully New Jersey counties cooperating with ICE is generating a backlash. In Cape May County – ground zero of this year’s LD1 legislative battle – local officials and Read More