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Red Alert: Vote on Budget, Tax Hikes Set for June 26

June 25, 2014 J,

The Legislature is set to vote Thursday on a $34.1B budget, including a massive $1.3B tax hike package consisting of an income tax hike, corporate business tax hike, and 23 fee increases. AFP recommends calling the Governor’s office at 609-292-6000 to urge him to line item veto all of these tax hikes. Key Bills for […]

Supreme Court Hearings Scheduled for Monday, June 16

June 11, 2014

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold hearings in Trenton on Monday, June 16 regarding the reappointment of Stuart Rabner as Chief Justice and Lee Solomon as Supreme Court Justice. AFP opposes the reappointment of Chief Justice Rabner to the bench given his record as an activist jurist, particularly in the area of school funding. Press […]

Public Hearing Set for 6/16 On Wasteful Open Space Bill

June 11, 2014 J,

Highlighting the bills of most concern to taxpayers for Thursday, June 12 and Monday, June 16. To see the full agenda for these legislative days, visit the state legislative website or click here for the legislative calendar. ***A public hearing will be held on a critical open space measure on Monday morning before the Senate […]

IT’S TIME TO KILL NJ’S DEATH TAXES!

June 05, 2014

What does the American Dream mean to you? For most of us it means the opportunity to pursue our dreams, achieve earned success and enjoy the fruits of our labor. And then when we leave this world being able to pass along our cherished possessions to our next of kin. But here in New Jersey, […]

TELL TRENTON: NO GAS TAX HIKE!

June 05, 2014

Trenton just doesn’t get it. We have the highest property taxes, high income taxes, and sales taxes. Now, Trenton is considering hiking the only low tax we have in New Jersey, our gas tax! NJ motorists have already been hit hard by a doubling of tolls on the NJ Turnpike, the Parkway and the Atlantic […]