Trenton’s Foreclosure Scheme is Back! TAKE ACTION now to stop it! Americans for Prosperity helped defeat their foreclosure scheme last month, but now the bill’s main sponsor, Sen. Lesniak, has reintroduced it in the state Senate. Sen. Lesniak and his liberal, Big Government cohorts won’t give up on their scheme to bail out lenders with BILLIONS [...]
Property Rights Issues
On Thursday, June 21, the General Assembly will vote on the “New Jersey Residential Foreclosure Transformation Act”. This destructive bill will authorize the State to borrow billions of dollars without voter approval in order to purchase foreclosed homes across the state. In addition to being a bailout of institutional lenders akin to TARP, the bill will [...]
For Immediate Release September 15, 2011
BOGOTA, NJ Americans for Prosperity state director Steve Lonegan has issued the following statement in response to a NJ Watchdog investigative exposé which uncovered that forty New Jersey county sheriffs and undersheriffs across the state are scamming the states pension system to the tune of $2.88M a year.
These revelations are truly stunning and shocking and should outrage every New Jersey taxpayer. Yet again, New Jersey taxpayers discover that they are being ripped off as law enforcement officials literally rob them blind in order to line their own pockets.
The following piece is by Seth grossman, AFP contributing blogger.
Last week, the front page of the Cumberland County edition of our daily newspaper published a front page story with the headline "Economic Frustration in Cumberland-Seeking, not finding work". It then pointed out that "With an unemployment rate of 13%, Cumberland County is seeing no signs of an economic recovery".