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MacArthur refuses his paycheck for shutdown’s duration

Day #1 of the 2018 federal government shutdown — only the seventh in history — is almost over and Senate Democrats don’t appear ready to budge,  Save Jerseyans, signaling the potential for a longer conflict on Capitol Hill. A key member Read More

So what’s closed or disrupted because of the N.J. government shutdown?

So what impact will this New Jersey state government shutdown have on your weekend (or beyond)? Depends where you’re headed! Here’s a list compiled and disseminated by the Christie Administration late Friday night/early Saturday AM: — Department of Environmental Protection: All Read More

UPDATE: N.J. Legislature “frozen” as clock races to Midnight shutdown deadline

Twenty-eight members of the eighty member state legislature abstained or didn’t vote at all on the third reading of the FY 2018 budget, Save Jerseyans, pushing the Garden State’s dysfunctional state government closer to a shutdown on Friday night. Close Read More

New Jersey’s Difficult Choices

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com Governor Chris Christie can no longer claim that New Jersey is a model for bi-partisan governance that Washington should emulate. Yesterday, Senate President Steve Sweeney, playing the role of U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) before The Star Ledger’s Read More