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Reynolds-Jackson & Verrelli Bill to Restore Transitional Aid to Trenton & Paterson Clears Assembly


Transitional Aid was taken out of FY2019 Budget by Murphy Administration

Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Verlina Reynolds-Jackson and Anthony Verrelli (both D-Mercer/Hunterdon) to restore transitional aid funding to Trenton and Paterson that was removed from the FY19 state budget via line-item veto by Gov. Phil Murphy was approved Thursday by the General Assembly.

The bill (A-4350) would restore $36 million in transitional aid to Trenton and Paterson that was removed from the FY19 budget.

"This funding gap can hurt taxpayers in Trenton and Paterson who may be stuck making up the difference. With this bill, we can help prevent that," said Reynolds-Jackson. "This is funding that these municipalities have consistently received in the past, and rely on to balance their budgets and fund the functions of municipal government. It should be restored."

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Reynolds-Jackson Selected to Serve on Joint Committee Analyzing Economic Justice and Equal Opportunity for Employment

Taking a seat on a committee that will examine issues of equality in industries across New Jersey, Assemblywoman Verlina Reynolds-Jackson has been appointed to the Joint Committee on Economic Justice and Equal Employment Opportunity.

"I couldn't be more honored to serve on this committee," said Reynolds-Jackson (D-Mercer, Hunterdon). "It's no secret that women, people of color, and other minority groups have to face unfair barriers to employment. By opening a dialogue on this issue, we can begin to understand what challenges exist and how we can help make sure all New Jerseyans have equal employment opportunity."

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