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Philly.com
NJ lawmakers advance $34.8B budget, gas tax increaseBergen) called the legislation "one of the most significant investments in the
NJ lawmakers advance $34.8B budget, gas tax increase
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Bergen) called the legislation "one of the most significant investments in the history of the State of New Jersey." Sen. Jennifer Beck (R., Monmouth), an outspoken critic of the plan, said: "I don't believe that you raise taxes to lower... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. gas tax increase clears first test in Legislaturetestimony from both supporters and opponents, plus a screaming match between th
N.J. gas tax increase clears first test in Legislature
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
testimony from both supporters and opponents, plus a screaming match between the plan’s primary sponsor and Sen. Jennifer Beck, R - Monmouth, who had advocated a competing proposal to avoid a gas tax increase by cutting spending and... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Dems push through 23-cent gas tax hikeadvocate for eliminating the estate tax, said he couldn't support a tax package
N.J. Dems push through 23-cent gas tax hike
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
advocate for eliminating the estate tax, said he couldn't support a tax package that forgets the middle class. Sen. Jennifer Beck (R-Monmouth), who has been hosting protests opposing the increased gas costs, said it will be "back-breaking"... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. gas tax increase advances to full Senate, Assemblytestimony from both supporters and opponents, plus a screaming match between th
N.J. gas tax increase advances to full Senate, Assembly
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
testimony from both supporters and opponents, plus a screaming match between the plan’s primary sponsor and Sen. Jennifer Beck, R - Monmouth, who had advocated a competing proposal to avoid a gas tax increase by cutting spending and... Read more
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NJ.com
Who are the winners and losers of proposed 23-cent gas tax increase?of their income than any other income level, New Jersey Policy Perspective, a l
Who are the winners and losers of proposed 23-cent gas tax increase?
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
of their income than any other income level, New Jersey Policy Perspective, a left-leaning Trenton think tank found. Sen. Jennifer Beck (R-Monmouth), who opposes the tax hike, said there are nearly 7 million licensed drivers in New Jersey. Cars... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
New Jersey lawmakers, others say hit brakes on fuel tax hikenot all lawmakers are on board and Republican Gov. Chris Christie had a frosty
New Jersey lawmakers, others say hit brakes on fuel tax hike
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
not all lawmakers are on board and Republican Gov. Chris Christie had a frosty reaction to the plan. GOP state Sen. Jennifer Beck says residents can't afford to pay more for gas. Other opponents say the state can't afford tax cuts that would... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New Jersey lawmakers, others say hit brakes on fuel tax hikeon both sides of the aisle and for different reasons. Among the most outspoken
New Jersey lawmakers, others say hit brakes on fuel tax hike
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
on both sides of the aisle and for different reasons. Among the most outspoken critics has been Republican state Sen. Jennifer Beck. She unveiled a plan in December that doesn't include on a tax hike to bolster the transportation fund but,... Read more
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Daily Record
New Jersey lawmakers, others say hit brakes on fuel tax hikenot all lawmakers are on board and Republican Gov. Chris Christie had a frosty
New Jersey lawmakers, others say hit brakes on fuel tax hike
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
not all lawmakers are on board and Republican Gov. Chris Christie had a frosty reaction to the plan. GOP state Sen. Jennifer Beck says residents can’t afford to pay more for gas. Other opponents say the state can’t afford tax cuts that would... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
NJ lawmakers blast strategy to rescue transportation fundchanges involving charitable donations and earned income tax credits for low-in
NJ lawmakers blast strategy to rescue transportation fund
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
changes involving charitable donations and earned income tax credits for low-income households made no sense, said Sen. Jennifer Beck, R-Monmouth. “The argument is being made that we should raise taxes in order to lower taxes,” Beck said. “It’s... Read more
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Philly.com
Unlikely alliance seeks to kill N.J. gas tax hikelines. "We're told this is for safe roads and for safe bridges," Doherty said
Unlikely alliance seeks to kill N.J. gas tax hike
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
lines. "We're told this is for safe roads and for safe bridges," Doherty said at a news conference, along with Sen. Jennifer Beck (R., Monmouth) and the conservative group Americans for Prosperity. "We already have the politicians in Trenton... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Opposition To NJ Tax Restructure Plansupport those taxes being lowered. It’s that don’t do it in this one confusing
Opposition To NJ Tax Restructure Plan
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 9 days ago
support those taxes being lowered. It’s that don’t do it in this one confusing shell game of a bill.” Republican Senator Jennifer Beck says her constituents are angry about the plan for raising the gas tax. "The argument that's being made is we... Read more
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NJ.com
Lawmakers: Swapping 23-cent N.J. gas tax hike for estate tax cut is a 'shell game'taxes that exceeds 1 percent of a person's pay. Opponents of the plan hit it f
Lawmakers: Swapping 23-cent N.J. gas tax hike for estate tax cut is a 'shell game'
NJ.com / Posted 9 days ago
taxes that exceeds 1 percent of a person's pay. Opponents of the plan hit it from all sides Wednesday. Republican Sens. Jennifer Beck (R-Monmouth) and Michael Doherty (R-Warren) argued at a Statehouse news conference that New Jersey residents... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. lawmakers assail tax plan to rescue transportation fundchanges involving charitable donations and earned income tax credits for low-in
N.J. lawmakers assail tax plan to rescue transportation fund
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
changes involving charitable donations and earned income tax credits for low-income households made no sense, said Sen. Jennifer Beck, R-Monmouth. "The argument is being made that we should raise taxes in order to lower taxes," Beck said. "It's... Read more
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Market Watch
New Jersey proposes 23-cent gas-tax hike$1.4 billion in annual revenue, an estimated 30% of which would be paid by moto
New Jersey proposes 23-cent gas-tax hike
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
$1.4 billion in annual revenue, an estimated 30% of which would be paid by motorists from other states, he said. Sen. Jennifer Beck, a Republican from Monmouth County, said in a statement that she is steadfast in her opposition to the proposed... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
NJ Assembly, Senate leaders propose 10-year, $20B transportation fixstate,” said Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter, D–Paterson. The only competing pla
NJ Assembly, Senate leaders propose 10-year, $20B transportation fix
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
state,” said Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter, D–Paterson. The only competing plan issued so far has come from Assemblywoman Jennifer Beck, R – Red Bank, who has proposed paying for construction projects by additional borrowing, plus consolidating... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
NJ Assembly, Senate leaders propose $20B transportation fixstate,” said Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter, D–Paterson. The only competing pla
NJ Assembly, Senate leaders propose $20B transportation fix
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
state,” said Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter, D–Paterson. The only competing plan issued so far has come from Assemblywoman Jennifer Beck, R – Red Bank, who has proposed paying for construction projects by additional borrowing, plus consolidating... Read more
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NJ Biz
Forward NJ: Beck's Transportation Trust Fund plan not viableAs State. Sen. Jennifer Beck held a rally Monday in Tinton Falls to voice her o
Forward NJ: Beck's Transportation Trust Fund plan not viable
NJ Biz / Posted 17 days ago
As State. Sen. Jennifer Beck held a rally Monday in Tinton Falls to voice her opposition to replenishing the state's depleted Transportation Trust Fund through an increase of the gas tax, Forward New Jersey Chairman Tom Bracken said an alternative... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie's on the ballot again Tuesday! (And so are two ex-governors)Gov. Christine Todd Whitman, who wrote a scathing op-ed after attacking Christi
Christie's on the ballot again Tuesday! (And so are two ex-governors)
NJ.com / Posted 18 days ago
Gov. Christine Todd Whitman, who wrote a scathing op-ed after attacking Christie after he endorsed Trump, and state Sen. Jennifer Beck (R-Monmouth) are Kasich delegates. Former White House hopeful Ted Cruz, who also ended his presidential bid... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie to Dems on fixing N.J. road fund: Where's your plan?declined to comment. The governor also said a plan backed by a Republican stat
Christie to Dems on fixing N.J. road fund: Where's your plan?
NJ.com / Posted 23 days ago
declined to comment. The governor also said a plan backed by a Republican state senator deserves some consideration. Sen. Jennifer Beck (R-Monmouth) last week unveiled the details of her proposal to fund road projects without a tax hike. Her... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Competing ads aim to sway NJ voters on gas taxgas tax increase to raise an additional $2 billion a year in revenue, offset by
Competing ads aim to sway NJ voters on gas tax
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 24 days ago
gas tax increase to raise an additional $2 billion a year in revenue, offset by other tax cuts. Republicans, including Sen. Jennifer Beck, R-Monmouth, have countered by opposing any gas tax increase, and proposing instead to raise $1.7 billion a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Competing ads aim to sway N.J. voters on gas taxgas tax increase to raise an additional $2 billion a year in revenue, offset by
Competing ads aim to sway N.J. voters on gas tax
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 24 days ago
gas tax increase to raise an additional $2 billion a year in revenue, offset by other tax cuts. Republicans, including Sen. Jennifer Beck, R-Monmouth, have countered by opposing any gas tax increase, and proposing instead to raise $1.7 billion a... Read more
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NJ.com
Lawmaker: N.J. roads can be fixed without gas tax hikeTRENTON — State Sen. Jennifer Beck on Thursday announced she is introducing two
Lawmaker: N.J. roads can be fixed without gas tax hike
NJ.com / Posted 29 days ago
TRENTON — State Sen. Jennifer Beck on Thursday announced she is introducing two sweeping bills to free up billions of dollars in the state budget to fund the near-broke Transportation Trust Fund for seven years without raising the gas tax. The two... Read more

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