“The Murphy Administration peddled outrageous claims about the state’s finances over the past year that have proven to be completely false,” said State Sen. Steve Oroho (R-24), the Republican Budget Officer.
Any plans to ease coronavirus restrictions in the Garden State are being delayed as new cases are no longer declining.
GOP lawmakers and business owners believe Gov. Phil Murphy continues to move too slowly to reopen New Jersey’s economy after shutdowns imposed a year ago at the start of the pandemic.
Gov. Phil Murphy announced the state income tax filing due date will be extended to May 17 from April 15.
The UK variant of the coronavirus has made New Jersey officials hesitant to ease restrictions imposed during the pandemic.
Assemblywoman Aura Dunn’s bill would permit municipalities with a population under 5,000 to hire nonresident emergency management coordinators
The bipartisan bill would ensure any PPP loans forgiven by the federal government would be exempt under New Jersey’s gross income tax.
Gov. Phil Murphy provided a more detailed timeline of the events leading up to two staffers testing positive for COVID-19.
Four key GOP state senators have offered a budget for 2021 they say does not rely on the billions of dollars of borrowing and tax increases proposed by Gov. Phil Murphy.
Republicans on the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee led by Budget Officer Steven Oroho (R-24), unveiled their nine month budget proposal on the first day the committee began deliberations on the budget that needs to be agreed upon by Oct. 1.
With an eye toward Fall and the flu season, state health officials are reinforcing the importance of protecting oneself against COVID-19.
A bipartisan bill designed to help consumers contend with financial insecurities caused by the COVID-19 pandemic passed the state Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.