WAYNE, NJ — A township-based political action committee said it will fight a plan by Governor Phil Murphy to provide legal aid to illegal immigrants.
The New Jersey Organization for Economic Growth (OEG) said it will mount a petition campaign to oppose Murphy’s plan to create the Office of Immigrant Protection. The office would fall within the Department of Law and Public Safety and would provide legal representation to illegal immigrants if they need it.
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“It is a slap in the face of law abiding, hard working men and women in New Jersey — many of whom cannot afford legal services for themselves — to be forced to fund a government agency that gives free legal aid to non citizens,” said Joseph Caruso, OEG chairman and a
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