Tag: social security

Mnuchin: Zero Cuts To Entitlements In New Budget

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin promised Sunday that President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal will not include cuts to major entitlement programs, like Social Security and Medicare. If Mnuchin’s comments are correct, the president would be making good on his campaign Read More

That revealing Trump debate moment no one is talking about (but should)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s unfortunate that the loony Left decided to rear its ugly head in Chicago on Friday night, Save Jerseyans. Their 60’s-style antics took everyone’s focus on this cycle’s most troubling figure, Donald Read More

POLL: Are you a fan of Governor Christie’s entitlement reform plan?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Lagging badly in the early polls, Governor Chris Christie tried to leapfrog the Republican competition on Tuesday morning by pitching a bold federal entitlement reform proposal and, in so doing, putting himself Read More

Christie pitches raising Social Security retirement age to 69, instituting means testing

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Seeking to steal the limelight from Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton, Save Jerseyans, Chris Christie will deliver a promised entitlement reform speech Tuesday morning at the beginning of a multi-day swing through the Read More

Christie adds entitlement reform pitch to NH agenda

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie might be about to get in the game for real, Save Jerseyans. At least in terms of trying to recapture momentum by making a big play. “Next Tuesday,” the latest Read More

Lance Goes Nazi (Benefits) Hunting

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It sounds like an Indiana Jones movie, Save Jerseyans, and the mild-mannered U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) isn’t exactly your prototypical action hero, but the New Jersey Congressman is no less Read More

GOP Healthcare Quandary Continues

By Joe Sinagra | The Save Jersey Blog The GOP appears to be making at least some headway in its fight to retake Congress riding a wave of public discontent with Obamacare, Save Jerseyans, but there’s a huge lingering but under-acknowledged problem: Leading Read More

Legislative “Shared Sacrifice”

By Joe Sinagra | The Save Jersey Blog Each member of Congress “earns” 3.4 times more than the average American worker, Save Jerseyans. Congress also receives the equivalent of $14,000 in paid time off… assuming they only take half of the time off Read More

Booker Plays Favorites

BOOKER: MANDATORY SOCIAL SECURITY FOR YOU (WITH A TAX HIKE!) BUT OPTIONAL FOR UNIONS THAT ENDORSE HIM By Phil Kerpen | BookerFail.com Today Cory Booker celebrated an endorsement from the International Association of Fire Fighters.  Like pretty much every special-interest questionnaire, Booker told Read More