New Jersey General Assembly
219th Legislative Session
“It’s an honor to serve the residents of the Garden State.” NJ Assembly Democrats
Leadership
Speaker
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Craig J. Coughlin
19th Legislative District
Majority   Leader
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Louis D. Greenwald
6th Legislative District
Majority
Conference
Leader
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Annette Quijano
20th Legislative District
Budget Chair
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Eliana Pintor Marin
29th Legislative District
Assembly Speaker Pro Tempore
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Gordon M. Johnson
37th Legislative District
Deputy speaker
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John J. Burzichelli
3rd Legislative District
News

30 Jul: Vainieri Huttle Urges Employee Vaccine Mandate for State Veterans’ Homes, Developmental Centers & Psychiatric Hospitals

In response to more and more private employers and government officials issuing vaccine mandates for their employees, Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri…

30 Jul: Coughlin & Armato Visit Stockton University to Discuss College Food Insecurity and the Hunger-Free Campus Act Grant Award

(GALLOWAY) – Nationwide, nearly a third of college students missed at least one meal per week since the COVID-19 pandemic…

29 Jul: Speight, Vainieri Huttle & Armato Bill Establishing Statewide Newborn Home Nurse Visitation Program Now Law

In recognition of the importance of postpartum care in ensuring positive maternal health outcomes, a bill sponsored by Assembly Democrats…

23 Jul: Assemblywoman Lampitt on Masking in Schools to Protect Students, Educators During Upcoming School Year

In response to the growing number of health organizations and medical experts calling for students and staff to continue wearing…

23 Jul: Reynolds-Jackson, Carter & Jasey Bill to Require Civics Instruction in Middle Schools Now Law

New Jersey was one of just ten states to not require school districts to provide a course on civics as…

22 Jul: Now Law: Coughlin, Chiaravalloti, Mazzeo & Timberlake Bill to Create Program Providing Free Legal Assistance to Vulnerable Renters

Law Appropriates Two Million Dollars; Assists Low & Moderate Income Households (TRENTON) – Helping to address the ongoing eviction crisis,…

Videos

24 Feb: Assembly Celebrates Black History Month

Assemblywomen Shanique Speight, Verlina Reynolds-Jackson and Angela McKnight addressed the General Assembly in today’s observance of Black History Month

24 Feb: C. Vivian Stringer Honored by General Assembly

Assemblyman Benjie WImberly and members of the Legislative Black Caucus honored Rutgers Women’s Basketball Coach C. Vivian Stringer for her…

24 Feb: Assembly Honors C. Vivian Stringer for Shaping American Athletics

Assemblyman Benjie WImberly and members of the Legislative Black Caucus honored Rutgers Women’s Basketball Coach C. Vivian Stringer for her…

Major Policies and Issues

Ending Hunger
in NJ

Over 1 million New Jersey residents are food insecure

Expanding
Family Leave

“The law will now help working families who need to take time off work to bond and care for a new child, or to care for a family member who is sick… to do so without jeopardizing their financial security.” Assemblywoman Annette Quijano

Raising the Minimum Wage

NJ Working Families:

“Together we did it.”

Speaker Craig Coughlin

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