Tag: system

Gropacus: U.S. criminal justice system is “a cancer on the soul of our country”

By The Staff _ Senator Gropacus (a/k/a Cory Booker) defended Bob Menendez’s presumption of innocence while attempting to deprive Brett Kavanaugh of his. Last week? The presumed 2020 presidential candidate visited ‘The Daily Show’ hosted by Trevor Noah and denigrated the Read More

Parkland shooter always in trouble, never expelled. Why didn’t school system do more?

MIAMI — At times, Nikolas Cruz’s behavior could be a school administrator’s nightmare: Teachers and other students said he kicked doors, cursed at teachers, fought with and threatened classmates and brought a backpack with bullets to school. He collected a Read More

Moody’s Says NJ Still a Gamble, Despite Pension Fund Tapping Lottery Revenues

Despite a new law that funnels about $1 billion in annual New Jersey Lottery revenues directly into the state’s beleaguered public-employee pension system, a major Wall Street credit-rating agency is warning there remains “considerable risk” since the state faces still-rising Read More

Will the gas tax hike shore up New Jersey’s troubled pension system?

That’s the plan, Save Jerseyans. Smart government? Or short-sighted self-dealing? This new bipartisan measure spearheaded by South Jersey legislators from both houses — S2842/A4388 – would permit New Jersey’s newly replenished Transportation Trust Fund to borrow directly from New Jersey pension funds. Right now, the Read More

VIDEO: O’Scanlon rails against passed pension amendment that ‘sets state up for failure’

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog ACR109 passed the General Assembly today with 50 YEA votes and 25 NO votes plus 2 abstentions, Save Jerseyans. If passed by the state senate later week, New Jersey voters will decide this November whether to amend the state constitution Read More