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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 […]

200 Days Later – Murphy Uses CARES Act For Campaign Stunt

October 13, 2020

200 Days Later – Murphy Uses CARES Act For Campaign Stunt   Today, Governor Murphy will shamelessly trot out Congressman Tom Malinowski and finally announce the release of CARES Act money for small business relief.    It has been 200 days since the CARES Act was passed, dedicating to New Jersey $2.4 billion in federal Coronavirus Aid. […]

NJGOP Calls For Flemington Mayor To Apologize

October 12, 2020

NJGOP Calls For Flemington Mayor To Apologize   . NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt is calling for Flemington Mayor Betsy Driver to apologize for her inflammatory and derogatory Facebook post over the weekend. . In a now deleted post, Mayor Driver wrote: . “This is day one of the new SCOTUS term – the religious zealots […]

NJGOP: Another Day, Another Murphy Admin Scandal

October 9, 2020

NJGOP: Another Day, Another Murphy Admin Scandal . A new report reveals patronage scandals under the Murphy Administration at the The Schools Development Authority are still going strong. A former employee is alleging she worked under a “hostile and bigoted” work environment and was denied promotions and then fired after she filed complaints of racial discrimination and retaliation. […]

NJGOP Calls For Nursing Home Death Transparency

October 7, 2020

NJGOP Calls For Nursing Home Death Transparency Following the crushing story of a Marine veteran who passed away from COVID in a state run nursing home in New Jersey, the leaders of a state run veterans home in Massachusetts being indicted on criminal charges , and the federal investigation into the Murphy Administration, the NJGOP is calling for […]

Steinhardt Comment On Murphy Filing For 2nd Term

October 1, 2020

Steinhardt Comment On Murphy Filing For 2nd Term   . NJ Globe is reporting that Governor Phil Murphy will formally begin his bid for a second term today, filing a campaign committee with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission. . NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt released the following statement in reaction: . “Governor Murphy hasn’t led New […]

NJGOP: Murphy Running a Corrupt Government 

September 30, 2020

NJGOP: Murphy Running a Corrupt Government    Damning reports today shed more light on the evolving Murphy Administration scandal at the Schools Development Authority. It’s now confirmed that the head of the SDA Patronage Pit was in “close contact” with the Governor’s Office, and “didn’t take any step without calling the governor’s office.” It’s become clear […]

Comment from NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt on Governor Murphy’s budget signing today:

September 29, 2020

Comment from NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt on Governor Murphy’s budget signing today: . “With this budget, Governor Murphy might as well be signing a letter addressed to every New Jersey taxpayer that reads ‘move to FL or PA. I don’t care.’ This $32.7 billion budget is the most callous and crippling in New Jersey history. […]