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This page has been created to make it easier for you to learn how my office can be your advocate in Trenton and to get answers to some common questions about state government. In addition, you can visit the Web page of your town from the links below. You also can click to send me and my staff an e-mail. Whether you have a problem that needs to be solved or just want to send your opinion on a pressing state issue, my office is at your service.
As we move forward, this page will be updated and expanded, so please visit often.
Prieto & Sweeney: Legislature will Act in Support of Pension Lawsuit
Amicus Brief Says Administration Is Violating The Law, Ignoring Legislative IntentSenate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto announced on Monday that both houses of the New Jersey Legislature will officially inform the Court of its disapproval of the Christie Administration's refusal to make the pension payments required by law.
Senate President Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Prieto will submit an Amicus Brief in Superior Court stating that the administration is ignoring the law and the legislative intent of the pension reform bill.
"We want to make it clear to the Court that the administration's refusal to make the legally required pension payments violates the law and disregards legislative intent..."
Speaker Prieto: NJ Transit Fare Hike Plan an Affront to Working Class New JerseyContinues Call for Sensible & Responsible Transportation Funding Plan
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen) released the following s statement Monday on NJ Transit's plans to increase fares and curtail services:
"To say I'm disappointed by NJ Transit would be an understatement. I'm appalled at this terrible approach to transportation policy and astonished by the lack of regard for the working people of New Jersey who rely on NJ Transit to make ends meet…"