By Doug Steinhardt
They say, ‘Before borrowing money from a friend decide which you need most,’ the money or the friend. Well, governor chose. In the middle of a pandemic, where every New Jersey household and small business has sacrificed, made tough choices, and scaled back spending, Gov. Phil Murphy’s appetite to spend your money grew. New Jersey’s tax problems will continue as long as Democrats control Trenton, but we can change that. The road to a safer, more affordable New Jersey isn’t paved with liberal handouts and borrowed money. It’s paved with smart choices.
It’s time for New Jersey’s leaders to wake up and realize that the world has changed post-COVID and the way government operates must change with it. We need modern policies that reduce taxes, relax regulations, reward hard work and respect the U.S. Constitution.
For example, New Jersey annually ranks among the least tax-friendly states in