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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 [...]

DEMAND A VOTE ON PROPERTY TAX RELIEF!

June 05, 2014

Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto continues to stonewall property tax relief! Now, it’s time to ramp up the pressure. If you can make your voice heard, hard-earned dollars could stay in your pocket and out of the government’s. Send a message now to your Assembly members demanding a vote to keep the 2% cap on binding [...]

Legislative Alert: Thursday, June 5

June 03, 2014 J,

Thursday’s agenda in the statehouse is a full one. AFP has highlighted the bills of most concern to taxpayers. Click here to see the full agenda and here for the state legislative website. ***Senate Budget and Appropriations Meeting 1:00 PM, Committee Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ | Chair: Sen. Sarlo, Paul [...]

Legislative Alert: Monday, May 19

May 16, 2014 J,

Monday’s legislative agenda encapsulates much of what is wrong with Trenton. A slew of bad bills are up before various committees which are harmful to ratepayers and taxpayers, from bad housing and energy policy, to corporate welfare, to a tax on e-cigarettes. Senate Environment and Energy (Committee Room 10, 3rd Floor, 10AM) S1513: A bill [...]

Legislative Alert: Thursday, May 15

May 12, 2014 J,

A number of bad bills are on tap for Thursday, May 5. The Assembly Labor Committee (Committee Room 15, 4th Floor, at 10AM) will take up several measures which would impose further mandates on job creators. A2345, The Wage Transparency Act Forces employers contracting with the State to disclose certain information about their employees A2873, [...]