Sen. President Sweeney (D-03) did everything in his power to jam through a SCR-160 yesterday, including leaving the board open all day for senators to cast their vote on the open space measure. Thankfully for taxpayers, the senate fell two votes short of the needed 24 (3/5ths) needed in the body to put the question [...]
Budget & Spending Issues
Take Action>>> STOP Trenton’s Wasteful $6 BILLION Open Space Bill! While many New Jerseyans are trying to enjoy their summer, the New Jersey state senate is hard at work…trying to pass more wasteful legislation while few are paying attention! On Monday morning at 9AM, the senate will vote on Bill SCR-160 which seeks to amend [...]
The General Assembly will vote on the ObamaCare Medicaid (A4233/S2644) expansion this Monday, June 24. AFP continues to urge activist to sign our petition letter and urge their representatives to vote no on this bad bill. CLICK HERE to do so now!
The Senate Budget & Appropriations Committee moved the ObamaCare Medicaid expansion (S2644) yesterday setting the stage for a full vote in the senate likely before the summer recess. Voting in favor were: Paul Sarlo (D-36) - Chair Brian Stack (D-33) – Vice-Chair Jennifer Beck (R-11) Sandra B. Cunningham (D-31) Linda R. [...]
UPDATE (4/15): Gov. Christie has issued an absolute veto on the PLA bill. Please contact the governor at 609-292-6000 to thank him for standing up for taxpayers on this issue! The Hurricane Sandy crisis shouldn’t be used to line the pockets of Big Labor Union Bosses and expand the use of cost-inflating Project Labor Agreements! [...]