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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Shavonda E. Sumter
35th 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

16 Jul: Now Law: Downey, Houghtaling and Schaer Bill to Provide Suicide Prevention Training to Firearms Dealers

Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation on Tuesday sponsored by Assembly Democrats Joann Downey, Eric Houghtaling and Gary Schaer to provide…

16 Jul: Danielsen Hosts Annual Backpack Drive for Students in the 17th Legislative District

After the success of last year’s backpack drive in providing over 700 children with the essentials to begin the new…

16 Jul: Greenwald on NJ Shares Reserved Funding: Whose Side Are You On?

On the frozen funding expected to help families pay their utility bills, Assembly Majority Leader Lou Greenwald (D-Camden, Burlington) released…

16 Jul: Greenwald & Reynold-Jackson Bill Strengthening Penalties for Gun Trafficking, Straw Purchasing Crimes Now Law

Legislation Continues Ongoing Effort to End Gun Violence in NJ Communities Building upon the momentum set by the Legislature with…

16 Jul: New Law: Johnson, Vainieri Huttle & Wimberly Bill Encouraging Development & Use of “Smart Guns” in NJ

Establishing performance standards for personalized handguns, also known “smart guns” and “child-proof guns,” legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Gordon Johnson,…

16 Jul: Tully, Swain Bill to Fight Straw Purchases and Gun Trafficking Now Law

Joining in the ongoing legislative effort to combat gun trafficking and straw purchasing in the state, Assembly Democrats Chris Tully…

Videos

03 Jul: Speaker Coughlin on Expanding Access to Medical Cannabis

Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin on the signing of the Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act into law today, expanding…

03 Jul: Downey on Expanding Access to Medical Cannabis

Assemblywoman Joann Downey on the signing of the Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act into law today, expanding access…

03 Jul: Danielsen on Expanding Access to Medical Cannabis

Assemblyman Joe Danielsen on the signing of the Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act into law today, expanding access…

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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