Archive for Category: Video

VIDEO: Is New Jersey’s plastic bag ban helping people recycle or promoting a vicious cycle?

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey is only four months into the official ban of single-use plastic bags, and the negative consequences are already so apparent that even Democrats who authored the law have had to admit it isn’t working. Assembly Republicans take a look at whether the bag ban...

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VIDEO: Democrats want N.J. taxpayers to foot bill for UFO and alien research

TRENTON, N.J. – Do state taxpayers need to spend money on UFO research? The answer should be an easy “nope,” because this is real life, not a Jordan Peele sci-fi horror film. But, Assembly Democrats prioritize the paranormal over residents with their $250,000 proposal to fund UFO and alien...

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VIDEO: Dems’ ban on big shipping boxes has little in it besides costly consequences and inconveniences

TRENTON, N.J. – Republicans break down a Democrat proposal requiring retailers to shrink the size of their cardboard shipping boxes or be penalized in “<Three,” a new YouTube series from the Assembly Republican Office in Trenton. Are Dems finally tying to shrink something?   Steven Szemple, a Republican legislative analyst,...

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Republicans stand up for “extremist” parents in NJEA spoof commercial

TRENTON, N.J. – In a parody ad released on YouTube Wednesday, the Assembly Republican Office in Trenton slams the state’s teachers’ union for its latest 15-second TV commercial calling outspoken parents “extremists.” The parody, “If the NJEA was honest in its commercials,” says the New Jersey Education Association has...

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VIDEO: How the Dems’ new curriculum in N.J. schools is creating controversy and the Republican response

TRENTON, N.J. – Gender identity and oral and anal sex are just some of the topics covered in the new health and sexual education standards approved by the state Board of Education in June 20202 during the height of Gov. Phil Murphy’s Covid-19 lockdowns. School districts are required to...

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VIDEO: Republicans want bureaucrats to butt out of N.J. pharmaceutical industry

TRENTON, N.J. – Creating a government-run board to control prescription drug prices in the medicine chest of the world, aka New Jersey, is bad for business and innovation, say Republicans. WATCH: Can Bureaucrats Really Lower Drug Prices?Reina Smrdelj, a legislative analyst at the Assembly Republican Office, reveals the potential...

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VIDEO: Republicans dismantle N.J.’s Safe Storage of Firearms Act

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s controversial firearms storage bill is broken down in the latest episode of “<Three,” a new YouTube series from the Assembly Republican Office that dissects Democrat policies. Steven Szemple, a Republican legislative analyst, explains the real-life consequences of the Democrats’ so-called New Jersey Safe Storage...

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Republicans dissect bad policies in new YouTube series

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican staffers dismantle bad policies coming from the majority party in a new weekly YouTube series, “<Three.” The first video released Aug. 2 features Assembly Republican Office legislative analyst Reina Smrdelj discussing the so-called school supply tax holiday, a gimmick that will not deliver real...

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Dunn to legislate timely budget resolution publication

TRENTON, N.J. – Three weeks after the enactment of the FY2023 budget, requests for changes to the appropriations bill made by lawmakers and the executive branch have still not been made public. Assemblywoman Aura Dunn, a member of the Assembly budget committee, proposes to put an end to the...

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