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Americans for Prosperity Responds to Truth in Accounting Report on NJ State Debt

July 21, 2015

Americans for Prosperity Responds to Truth in Accounting Report on NJ State Debt Analysis Pegs Cost to Pay NJ’s Unpaid Bills at $52,300 Per Taxpayer BOONTON – Americans for Prosperity is responding to a new report from Truth in Accounting showing that the State of New Jersey has amassed $186 billion in debt—an amount equivalent […]

New Op-ed: Pension Reform is a Win-Win

July 08, 2015

Pension reform is a win-win policy By Erica Klemens Bullhorns are great for projecting a voice – and sometimes for drowning out other voices. But they are poor tools for meaningful conversation. That’s why I wish a few protestors had put down their bullhorn at our recent press conference and listened. I bet their response […]

Americans for Prosperity: Mercatus Center Report Underscores Urgent Need to Address Pension Crisis

July 07, 2015

Americans for Prosperity: Mercatus Center Report Underscores Urgent Need to Address Pension Crisis Think Tank Ranks NJ’s Fiscal Health Second Worst in Nation BOONTON – Americans for Prosperity, the state’s leading grassroots, free-market group, is reacting to a new Mercatus Center report showing that the Garden State’s fiscal condition is the second worst in the […]

Americans for Prosperity/Reason Foundation Op-Ed On NJ’s Pension Crisis

June 29, 2015

The following joint Americans for Prosperity/Reason Foundation op-ed appeared today in the Star-Ledger. With N.J. forced to eventually cover pensions payments, state will resemble a bankrupt city It’s no secret that New Jersey’s government worker pension systems are a looming fiscal disaster. What may not be clear to taxpayers at this point is that unless […]

Americans for Prosperity: New Jerseyans Deserve Better Than Zombie Budgets

June 25, 2015

Americans for Prosperity: New Jerseyans Deserve Better Than Zombie Budgets Lawmakers once again let down residents, taxpayers TRENTON – Americans for Prosperity, the state’s leading government watchdog, says New Jersey residents and taxpayers deserve better than to see a replay of last year’s budget maneuvers, which is now unfolding. Today, the New Jersey Legislature passed […]