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NJGOP Chairman: Bad budget will impact partisan makeup of the legislature in 2019 Murphy midterms 

June 30, 2018

NJGOP Chairman: Bad budget will impact partisan makeup of the legislature in 2019 Murphy midterms Trenton, NJ – Following Governor Murphy and Democrat legislative leaders concluding their budget negotiations, NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt released the following statement: “This was an ugly process that resulted in a budget plan that will tax New Jersey into the dark ages. […]

NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt Statement On Inevitable State Shutdown

June 29, 2018

NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt Statement On Inevitable State Shutdown Trenton, NJ – As New Jersey’s state government approaches what seems to be an inevitable shut down, NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt released the following statement: “As Democrat politicians in Trenton paralyze important government services fighting over what taxes to raise, the people of New Jersey are struggling to […]

NJGOP Chairman Accepts Phil Murphy’s Challenge To Find “Reasonable” Alternative To Tax Increases

June 27, 2018

NJGOP Chairman Accepts Phil Murphy’s Challenge To Find “Reasonable” Alternative To Tax Increases Trenton, NJ – This morning Governor Phil Murphy proclaimed that he can solve the budget stalemate in 30 minutes, and stated that “if folks have a reasonable, credible response,” he would be willing to “entertain” a different approach.  NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt accepted the […]

NJGOP and Kipnis: Congresswoman Watson Coleman Owns Murphy’s Ugly Budget

June 22, 2018

NJGOP and Kipnis: Congresswoman Watson Coleman Owns Murphy’s Ugly Budget . Trenton, NJ – Following a letter U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman sent to Democrat legislators demanding they blindly obey Gov. Phil Murphy and back his plans to raise a myriad of taxes as a State shutdown looms with Murphy deadlocked in a budget battle with […]

NJGOP Chairman: Mikie Sherrill Is An Agent Of The Murphy And Menendez Teams

June 20, 2018

NJGOP Chairman: Mikie Sherrill Is An Agent Of The Murphy And Menendez Teams   Trenton, NJ – NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt released the following statement regarding Democrat Congressional candidate Mikie Sherrill’s alliances with Governor Phil Murphy and Senator Bob Menendez: “The 11th Congressional District deserves a leader who will stand up to New Jersey’s Democrat party bosses. It […]

NJGOP Chairman Chastises Democrat’s Plan To Give Major Bonus To Career Politicians

June 18, 2018

NJGOP Chairman Chastises Democrat’s Plan To Give Major Bonus To Career Politicians Trenton, NJ – Following the breaking news that Democrat Assemblyman McKeon’s legislation (NJ A4176 ) has been scheduled for a hearing in the Budget Committee Monday Afternoon, NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt released the following statement: “Today’s Democrat pension bill ensures New Jersey’s continued decline. When people think […]

RELEASE: NJGOP Chairman On Primary Results

June 6, 2018

NJGOP Chairman: Tonight Republicans solidified a slate of strong and qualified candidates who put us in the best position for success in November   Trenton, NJ – Following the results of tonight’s Republican Primary Election, NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt released the following statement: “This is a proud night for the Republican Party in New Jersey. The […]

NJGOP Chairman Reacts To Murphy’s Obamacare Law

May 31, 2018

“This mandate is more bad news for some of New Jersey’s most vulnerable residents,” Chairman Steinhardt said. “It levies a penalty that falls mostly on New Jersey’s low-income families and millennials. Proving once again that no demographic is safe from the Governor’s ultra-liberal agenda, we should be looking out for the State’s most vulnerable, not mandating policies that force them to shoulder additional burdens.”

RELEASE: NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt Calls On Governor Murphy to Prioritize New Jersey’s Military Installations During Military Appreciation Month

May 8, 2018

NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt Calls On Governor Murphy to Prioritize New Jersey’s Military Installations During Military Appreciation Month . Trenton, NJ – Governor Murphy recently proposed a state budget that eliminates $200,000 for the state Department of Military and Veterans’ Affairs, which was traditionally used for legislative advocacy on behalf of the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. This funding […]

NJGOP Chairman Calls For Legislative Action To Help Small Businesses On Small Business Week

May 4, 2018

NJGOP Chairman Calls For Legislative Action To Help Small Businesses On Small Business Week . Trenton, NJ – In the spirit of celebrating Small Business week and recognizing the contributions of small businesses to the economy, NJGOP Chairman Steinhardt is calling on leaders in Trenton to move a series of Republican legislative initiatives that will help […]