Camden Gun Running Indictment Sheds Light on How Criminals Get Their Hands on Guns

February 21,2018

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Trenton NJ,  Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today announced that a state grand jury has returned an indictment charging seven members of a major gun trafficking ring in Camden with first-degree racketeering, including the alleged leader of the ring, his “straw purchaser” in Ohio, and five middlemen who allegedly […]

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Threat of Massive Murphy Tax Increase Already Driving Away Jobs from New Jersey

February 21,2018

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Trenton NJ, since the election of Phil Murphy New Jersey’s unemployment rate has continued to increase putting it now almost one full percentage point higher than the U.S. unemployment rate.

New Jersey’s economic growth has lagged behind the rest of the country for years, according to the U.S. Bureau of […]

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Hugin Formerly Kicks off His Senate Campaign to Unseat Menendez

February 14,2018

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Union County, NJ yesterday Bob Hugin, formerly the CEO and Executive Chairman of worldwide bio-tech leader Celgene, kicked off his campaign for U.S. Senate to unseat the embattled and sometime ethically challenged  Bob Menendez .

Menendez, whose approval ratings plunged as he was under the cloud of a long-running federal […]

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New Jersey Republican Leadership Stands Together On 2018 Priorities

February 11,2018

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Trenton NJ,  NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt, Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean, Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick and GOP Chair of Chairs Jose Arango released the following statement regarding their shared commitment to protect New Jersey families from the dangerous agendas of Democrats at all levels of government and to promote […]

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John Taylor Creator of Taylor Ham Died on this Day in 1909

February 10,2018

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John Taylor (Born: Oct 06, 1836,Died: Feb 10, 1909 )was an American businessman and politician who served in the New Jersey Senate. He formed Taylor Provisions Company and created John Taylor’s Pork Roll. He also founded the Taylor Opera House in Trenton, New Jersey. Taylor Street in Trenton is […]

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Governor Murphy Mobilizes Mayors to Implement Policies Providing Tax Relief in Their Municipalities

Renews Pledge to Preserve Tax Deductions for New Jersey

February 10,2018

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Marlboro NJ,  in what some critics call a last act of a desperate man ,Governor Phil Murphy today called upon mayors to take steps to counteract the effects of the federal tax legislation that gutted New Jersey’s State and Local Tax […]

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2018 RUTGERS-EAGLETON POLL STATE OF THE GARDEN STATE REPORT: NEW JERSEYANS UPSET WITH NJ ECONOMIC CONDITIONS AND TAXES; THREE IN TEN SAY THEY WOULD LIKE TO MOVE OUT OF STATE

file photo by Boyd Loving

February 8,2018

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NEW BRUNSWICK NJ,  this poll and others continue to inadvertently report on voter disconnect . While New Jerseyans worried most about taxes and economic issues , they voted for Phil Murphy who campaigned specifically on raising taxes .

2018 RUTGERS-EAGLETON POLL STATE OF THE GARDEN STATE […]

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Trenton Tries to Sneak Thru Pay Raises for judges, county prosecutors, gubernatorial Cabinet members and senior legislative staffers

 

February 6,2018

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Trenton NJ,  State lawmakers were back to their old tricks on Monday quietly advancing legislation that would raise the salaries of judges, county prosecutors, gubernatorial Cabinet members and senior legislative staffers, passing the bill out of committee without a single word of discussion.

The measure, sponsored by state Senate President Steve […]

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Governor Murphy Moves to Control Search Functions and Limit Consumer Choice for New Jersey Internet Users

Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Requiring All ISPs that Contract With New Jersey to Adhere to Fake Net Neutrality Principles

February 6, 2018

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Trenton NJ,  in another huge step backwards for New Jersey ,Governor Phil Murphy signed an Executive Order mandating that all Internet Service Providers (ISPs) that do business with the State […]

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TAX IDENTITY THEFT AWARENESS WEEK: January 29-February

February 1,2018

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Trenton NJ,New Jersey Attorney General’s Office  TAX IDENTITY THEFT AWARENESS WEEK: January 29-February 3 is New Jersey Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Cell “Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week” to spread awareness of tax-related identity theft and IRS imposter scams. Stay tuned throughout the week for the best ways to avoid […]

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