Tag: wall

Rep. Smith: Media reports of military base cuts for border wall funding are inaccurate

LAKEHURST, N.J. — No funds for New Jersey’s Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst are imperiled by the ongoing war over funding for President Donald Trump’s U.S.-Mexican Border Wall project. That’s the message Rep. Chris Smith (R-4), New Jersey’s last remaining Republican congressman, Read More

White House Budget Has No Gateway Tunnel Funding—Booker Suggests Naming The Tunnel For Trump

By Art Gallagher _ President Trump’s 2020 budget has no funding for the Gateway Tunnel and Deputy Secretary of Transportation Jeffrey Rosen said New York and New Jersey should pay for the tunnel, according to AMNY: “Those transit projects are local responsibilities, Read More

Murphy’s AG sues Trump over the wall, subpoenas his inaugural committee

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey is facing some serious challenges right now. Some of them are expensive problems. Phil Murphy’s attorney general Gurbir Grewal isn’t focused on New Jersey challenges. He’s spending his time (and taxpayer money) suing Donald Trump. Read More

Schepisi reacts to Murphy’s #SOTS: N.J. may need ‘to build a wall to keep residents in’

TRENTON, N.J. — Reaction to Governor Phil Murphy’s first state of the state address was far from unanimously positive on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans. Critics included Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi (R-39).  “Not one mention of any initiative to combat high property taxes, unaffordability Read More

OUCH: Jersey Girl Kellyanne Conway DESTROYS “smart ass” Jim Acosta

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Notorious Trump critic Jim Acosta of CNN decided to ask Kellyanne Conway if the President would “tell the truth” during his Tuesday night address on the border wall dispute. Oops. “Let me get back in your face because you’re Read More

LIVE: Watch Trump’s Oval Office Border Wall Address

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald J. Trump will deliver his first Oval Address on Tuesday evening to make the case for his politically-combustible $5.7 billion U.S.-Mexican Border “wall” project. The address is scheduled for 9:00 p.m. EST. Watch it LIVE Read More

Smith votes to fund Homeland Security without border wall funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. — New Jersey’s last Republican Congressman voted with his Democrat colleagues on Thursday afternoon. Chris Smith (R, NJ-04), who also happens to be one of the House’s longest-serving members, voted with the new Democrat majority including New Jersey’s Read More

Purple Heart Veteran’s GoFundMe campaign to build Trump’s Wall closes in on $18M

MIRAMAR, FL — A Purple Heart veteran’s effort to help fund the U.S. Southern border wall blocked by congressional Democrats is about to hit another milestone. Brian Kolfage’s GoFundMe page (www.gofundme.com/TheTrumpWall) is rapidly closing in on $18 million in donations from nearly Read More