Archive for Category: Video

Peterson pushes amendment to protect integrity of voting system

TRENTON, N.J. – Ahead of the Assembly’s vote on the illegal immigrant driver’s license legislation (S3229/A4743), Assemblyman Erik Peterson (R-Hunterdon) proposed an amendment to prevent voter fraud opportunities. WATCH: Peterson pushes amendment to protect integrity of voting system  “The Motor Vehicle Administrator came before our committee and she testified...

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DePhillips defends religious freedom in vaccination fight

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips backed retaining a religious exemption to school vaccine requirements at an Assembly session Monday.  WATCH: DePhillips defends religious freedom in vaccination fight. “This unconstitutional legislation attempts to write freedom of religion out of the law,” DePhillips (R-Bergen) said before the vote. “In America,...

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Peterson tells Democrats to prioritize law-abiding citizens instead of illegal immigrants

TRENTON, N.J. – Today the Assembly Judiciary Committee passed a bill (S3229/A4743) along party lines to give illegal immigrants living in New Jersey the ability to obtain driver’s licenses, permits and identification cards through the Motor Vehicle Commission. Assemblyman Erik Peterson said this is another example of Democrats pandering...

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Republican leadership criticizes Murphy’s extreme agenda for failing families and taxpayers

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick and newly-elected Republican leadership held a press conference to discuss Gov. Phil Murphy’s extreme policies that overwhelmed the voting session today and fail to address any real concerns. WATCH: Republican leadership criticizes Murphy’s extreme agenda for failing families and taxpayers

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Senate advances Dancer resolution commemorating the 100th anniversary of the armistice ending World War I

TRENTON, N.J. – The Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee approved a joint resolution Thursday, sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the signing of the armistice that ended World War I and New Jersey’s contribution to the war effort. “As the years pass, we need...

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Rooney bill creating horse license plates to support riding therapy for veterans and people with special needs clears committee

TRENTON, N.J. – In the Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee today, Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney spoke on behalf of his bill (A4800) commemorating New Jersey’s state animal on a special license plate to support the health and well-being of horses as well as therapeutic riding programs for veterans and...

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Thomson says state’s public-worker pension system set up for failure

TRENTON, N.J. – In light of New Jersey’s disappointing returns from public-worker pension fund investments, Assemblyman Ned Thomson released a new video today that cites the critical need to fully fund the pension as soon as possible. New Jersey’s public-worker pension fund investments fell short by returning 6.27 percent...

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