Tag: schepisi

LD39 Democrats play hooky from high school town hall

WESTWOOD, N.J. – The importance of ‘showing up’ is an important early lesson for students. This year’s 39th Legislative District candidates apparently missed that day in school.  – On Tuesday, Democrats John Birkner and Gerald Falotico skipped a scheduled town Read More

SCHEPISI rages at The Record: “Rape or bogus traffic study? Which is more important in your view?”

HACKENSACK, N.J. — Assemblywoman and attorney Holly Schepisi (R-39) isn’t happy with how her district’s largest local daily is handling its coverage of the Katie Brennan hearings. “For anyone ever wondering how the media picking and choosing what to report influences Read More

15 Democrats co-sponsor bill to ban hiring corrupt officials (after Murphy hires one)

TRENTON, N.J. — A face saving gesture? A proverbial smack in the face to Governor Phil Murphy? Or a little of both? On Thursday, Republican Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi (R-39) of Bergen County secured half of the legislature to support A4584, Read More

Schepisi cries foul, vows law change after Murphy hires ex-official who took bribes

TRENTON, N.J. – The Murphy Administration’s decision to hire a former Passaic councilman convicted (and imprisoned) for bribery is raising eyebrows and has one Bergen County legislator speaking out. “I believe in second chances, but not when it comes to Read More

NJ-05 UPDATE: Schepisi will endorse Lonegan while Rogers pledges support for McCann

Holly Schepisi, once considered a possible contender for the NJ-05 GOP congressional nomination herself, is ready to endorse Steve Lonegan in this year’s Republican primary. Save Jersey confirmed today’s rumor with the LD39 Assemblywoman. A formal announcement is still forthcoming.  Read More

Schepisi expresses “sheer disappointment” with Christie as he leaves office

Chris Christie signed a slew of bills on Monday, his final full day in office, but one of the many bills he failed to sign (called a “pocket veto”) drew the ire of a veterans Republican legislator. “Today, I feel Read More

SCHEPISI: “I understand the importance of Second Amendment rights”

As a result of having no platform or positions of their own, the women running against us rely solely on running a negative campaign against me. Over the next several weeks I will set the record straight on every negative Read More

LD39: GOP campaigns on the curiously ignored affordable housing crisis

“Affordable” housing — and the recent N.J. Supreme Court decision that is threatening to blow our state’s property tax burden to a new, terrible heights by mandating construction of HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF NEW UNITS (!) over the next several years Read More