Cutting The Cost Of Local Government In New Jersey
This example from Assembly Speaker Joe Roberts' neck of the woods - the cost of local government in Camden as compared to Cherry Hill - might be a good place to start. Why wait until 2009, Corzine, Codey and Roberts can start saving taxpayers money today.
create greater efficiency and reduce spending at the local levels, we will only be chasing our tails."
"Since New Jersey's homeowners don't get a vacation from high property taxes, the Legislature shouldn't get one either," said Roberts (D-Camden). "Solving the problem of sky-high property taxes cannot be left to one person, one party, or one half of the Legislature. Today we are launching a full-court press to make major repairs to New Jersey's broken property tax system."