Archive for Tag: Jon Bramnick

Bramnick marks Veterans Day

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick released a statement Wednesday commemorating Veterans Day. “Defending democracy is paramount,” said Bramnick (R-Union). “Today, we take time to honor the brave and selfless Americans who have served in the United States Armed Forces: soldiers, sailors, Airmen, Marines, Guardsmen, and Merchant...

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Bramnick opposes Trenton dictating where and when police patrol

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick opposes a proposed law (S2923) that limits police from patrolling polling places. “I reject a law from Trenton that keeps police from protecting voting locations,” said Bramnick (R-Union). “This is a bad idea from politicians in Trenton that would instruct local...

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Bramnick: Stock exchange tax won’t raise revenue if transactions leave New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Republican Leader Jon Bramnick criticized a proposed new tax on financial transactions heard in the Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee Monday. He pointed out that if the stock exchange follows through on its threat to leave, New Jersey will lose revenue. “The more we...

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Murphy vetoes Bramnick, Sweeney bipartisan bill to help restaurants

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick questioned Gov. Phil Murphy for vetoing bipartisan legislation Monday that reimburses New Jersey restaurants that lost money when the governor pulled the plug on the planned reopening of indoor dining this summer. “It is unthinkable that the governor would veto bi-partisan...

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Bramnick: With stock exchange tax, New Jersey faces losses

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick warned Gov. Phil Murphy not to test the stock exchange’s reaction to his proposed new tax on financial transactions. “The governor is discussing a new tax on financial transactions,” said Bramnick (R-Union). “This tax will cause the financial industry to move...

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Bramnick to introduce constitutional amendment preserving in-person voting

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick announced Tuesday his plans to introduce a state constitutional amendment to make it more difficult to block in-person voting. “One-party rule in Trenton has decided to reject in-person voting in New Jersey,” said Bramnick (R-Union). “We need a constitutional amendment that...

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Bramnick schools Murphy for bringing home ‘F’ on fiscal-policy report card

TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick pointed to a Cato Institute report card released Monday that ranked Gov. Phil Murphy among the worst seven governors in the United States when it comes to fiscal management. The report, entitled the Fiscal Policy Report Card on America’s Governors 2020,...

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