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Vainieri Huttle Appointed to Assembly Leadership Post of Deputy SpeakerAssembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has appointed Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle (D-Bergen) to serve in the leadership position of Deputy Speaker of the General Assembly.
"Valerie has long been an integral member of our caucus as a fierce advocate for some of our most vulnerable residents," said Prieto (D-Bergen/Hudson). "This leadership post is a fitting appointment for one of our veteran caucus members."
Mosquera & Speaker Prieto Decry ‘Heat & Eat’ Bill Veto Override FailureAssemblywoman Gabriela Mosquera and Speaker Vincent Prieto on Thursday expressed their disappointment over the failure by Assembly Republicans to join Democrats in overriding Gov. Chris Christie's veto of a bill they sponsored to help low-income New Jersey residents access healthy meals. The measure initially cleared both houses of the legislature with more than enough support for an override.
"This boils down to a simple case of choosing between right and wrong. Assembly Republicans seemed to understand that when we first voted on the bill, and it's just disappointing that they failed to side with some of our most vulnerable residents this time around," said Mosquera (D-Camden/Gloucester). ...