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

23 Nov: Murphy & Schaer Bill to Update Regulations for Junior Firefighters Signed into Law

  (TRENTON) – A measure sponsored by Assembly Democrats Carol Murphy (D-Burlington) and Gary Schaer (D-Bergen, Passaic) to make changes to…

23 Nov: Greenwald, Jimenez & Jasey Bill to Support Public Libraries in New Jersey Signed into Law

(TRENTON) – Taking action to support the growth of libraries across New Jersey, legislation to appropriate $87,444,690 from the New…

20 Nov: Quijano, Lopez, Coughlin & Caputo Bill to Prohibit Posting Home Addresses & Phone Numbers of Judges & Prosecutors Online Becomes Law

  (TRENTON) – To protect the privacy and safety of judicial officers and prosecutors, legislation to prohibit their home addresses…

20 Nov: Jasey & McKeon on Municipal Aid Grants for Towns in Essex, Morris Counties

   (TRENTON) – Every municipality in the 27th legislative district, spanning parts of Essex and Morris counties, will receive grants from the…

19 Nov: Egan Bill Allowing Raffles to Be Conducted Remotely at Sporting Venues Now Law

In order to adjust to COVID-19 restrictions, Assemblyman Joseph Egan sponsors a bill that would allow raffles to be held…

19 Nov: Benson Applauds Municipal Aid Grants to Mercer, Middlesex Towns for Road Improvement Projects

   (TRENTON) – All nine towns in the 14th legislative district, spanning parts of Mercer and Middlesex counties, will receive grant…

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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