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Democrat Legislators Give Up On Oversight

October 30, 2020

Democrat Legislators Give Up On Oversight       Yesterday, the New Jersey Senate Democrats shut down an attempt by Republicans to limit the lengths of the emergency declaration the Governor can declare.   On a straight party line vote, S2482 was tabled, keeping the state of emergency the Governor can declare at its current […]

NJGOP: More Regulations And No Support From Murphy

October 30, 2020

NJGOP: More Regulations And No Support From Murphy   Governor Murphy announced that as of November 5, New Jersey workplaces and small businesses must abide by a glut of new regulations. “Phil Murphy just might be the least jobs friendly Governor in America,” said NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt. “He’s standing bone dry on a dock […]

Murphy’s Veterans Homes Scandal Accelerates

October 28, 2020

Murphy’s Veterans Homes Scandal Accelerates       Last night, it was announced that the US Department of Justice opened a formal investigation into Governor Murphy’s mishandling of the Covid crisis and his decision to send nearly 200 of our brave veterans to State run nursing homes to die.   According to the CDC, New Jersey […]

Murphy’s Last In the Nation In Business Tax Climate

October 26, 2020

Murphy’s Last In the Nation In Business Tax Climate       Trenton- A new report shows that New Jersey ranks dead last in the nation for our overall Business Tax Climate. Delaware is 13th, Pennsylvania is 27th, and New York is 48th. New Jersey also ranks 46th in property taxes, 48th in corporate taxes, and 50th in […]

Another Sad Chapter in the Schmid Campaign Trainwreck

October 23, 2020

Another Sad Chapter in the Schmid Campaign Trainwreck   . This week it was reported that Stephanie Schmid’s campaign published a blatantly false mailer on Congressman Smith’s bipartisan record of success in Congress. When contacted about this issue, Schmid hung up on the reporter. . This sad chapter comes after months of turmoil for Schmid, involving […]

NJGOP Chairman Debate Statement 

October 22, 2020

NJGOP Chairman Debate Statement NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt released the following statement on tonight’s Presidential debate: “During tonight’s Presidential Debate in Nashville, President Trump demonstrated that he is the man to continue to lead our Great American Comeback and keep our nation safe. Joe Biden would be the worst person to put in charge of the […]

Murphy Administration COVID Outbreak

October 21, 2020

NJGOP Statement On Murphy Administration COVID Outbreak   After news that Governor Murphy was exposed to Covid and will quarantine, and multiple members of his senior staff have tested positive for COVID, NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt released the following statement: “First and foremost, the NJGOP wishes Governor Murphy good health and hopes that he has […]

Steinhardt: Yesterday Sums Up Murphy

October 20, 2020

Steinhardt: Yesterday Sums Up Murphy . Governor Murphy signed a first-in-the nation bill yesterday releasing 20% of New Jersey’s prison inmate population one day after Election Day. . Meanwhile, legislation to compensate correctional facility officers for work during pandemic emergencies hasn’t been posted for a hearing in committee. . Murphy also vetoed legislation to give $30 […]

Statement on Resignation of Adjutant General and Veterans Homes Scandal: Resign Yourself

October 16, 2020

Statement on Resignation of Adjutant General and Veterans Homes Scandal: Resign Yourself   Today it was announced that the New Jersey Adjutant General and Commissioner of Military and Veterans Affairs resigned, along with the heads of the Menlo Park and Paramus veterans homes. In response, the NJGOP is filing Open Public Records Requests for the […]

New Jersey Needs Transparency From Murphy On COVID Spike Plan

October 15, 2020

New Jersey Needs Transparency From Murphy On COVID Spike Plan . Cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey are spiking. From this time last month hospitalizations are up 74%, ICU patients are up 97%, and the 1,301 new cases on Friday 10/9 were the most in five months. Governor Murphy has announced no new initiatives, no […]