Tag: subsidies

Pennacchio: Trump is right to threaten GM’s taxpayer subsidies

PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Grim news of plant closures from General Motors elicited angry Twitter responses from President Donald Trump on Tuesday,¬†Wednesday and Thursday, and one veteran New Jersey legislators thinks the President’s wrath is justified. On Wednesday, Senator Joe Pennacchio Read More

Op-Ed: Federal sugar subsidies a bitter pill for New Jersey to swallow

By Erica Jedynak _ Washington is at it again. Without regard for small businesses and local economies, the federal government continues to prop up yet another distorted market, this time punishing local food manufacturers trying to compete on a level Read More

Shaftan-run Cruz Super PAC goes after Iowa’s Branstad, Trump over ethanol

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A familiar face is trying to help Ted Cruz overcome Donald Trump in the race to win Iowa’s caucus, Save Jerseyans. Rich Shaftan, formerly of Sparta, New Jersey and a political consultant Read More