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Citizen Action Parrots NJEA Line on EDA

Don’t be fooled.  Citizen Action is not some independent voice.  As shown in SPCNJ’s recent report on the NJEA’s vast network of allies, Citizen Action is funded by the NJEA and works in coordination with…

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Taxpayers and Wealth Are Leaving High-Tax States But Murphy Wants to Raise NJ Taxes

Here’s is a Politico synopsis of a Bloomberg story that describes how high-tax states are losing taxpayers and wealth to low-tax states, and that the trend appears to be accelerating since the SALT deduction was…

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Mulshine Nails It: Murphy Is “Best Buddy” to NJ’s Entrenched Special Interests

The Star-Ledger’s Paul Mulshine hit the nail on the head with his piece on Governor Murphy’s annual State of the State address.  Murphy took a shot at “entrenched special interests,” but Mulshine rightly pointed out:…

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Wall St. Journal: NJ and Other Blue States Are Losing People and Wealth

The Wall Street Journal had an excellent editorial today on the out-migration of people and their taxable incomes from high-tax Blue States to low-tax, mostly Red States.  The Journal piece echoes the findings of SPCNJ’s…

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Media

 

NJ Left Behind Does Excellent Summary of SPCNJ’s Network of Allies Report

Many thanks to NJ Left Behind for reading, understanding and summarizing the main points of SPCNJ’s long and detailed report on the NJEA’s vast network of allies. NJEA’s “Spider Web of Political Power”: A New…

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Thanks to the Bury Pensions Blog for Excerpting Today’s SPCNJ Report

and for Mr. Bury’s kind words about SPCNJ’s investigative reporting. Who Is Getting the NJEA Money? Posted January 6, 2020 by burypensions in Politics. 1 Comment The Sunlight Policy Center of New Jersey released a report…

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Politico on New SPCNJ Report: Report claims NJEA weaves ‘spider web of political power’

Report claims NJEA weaves ‘spider web of political power’ By Carly Sitrin 01/06/2020 05:05 AM EST A new report (https://sunlightpolicynj.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/SPCNJ-Issue-Paper-8-Network-of-Allies-FINAL-georgia-font.pdf) seeking to map the influence of the New Jersey Education Association, the state’s largest and most…

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Who is Getting the NJEA Money?

IT’S TIME TO NAME NAMES WHICH NEW JERSEY ORGANIZATIONS ARE BENEFITTING FROM THE NJEA’S MILLIONS IN POLITICAL SPENDING? WE HAVE THE ANSWERS! WE SHOW WHO IS GETTING THE NJEA MONEY AND WHO WORKS HAND-IN-HAND WITH…

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