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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Benjie E. Wimberly
35th Legislative District
Deputy speaker
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John J. Burzichelli
3rd Legislative District
News

20 Jan: McKnight to Chair Assembly Aging and Senior Services Committee

Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin has selected Assemblywoman Angela McKnight to serve as chair of the Assembly Aging and Senior Services…

20 Jan: Speight Appointed to Lead Assembly Homeland Security Committee

Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin has appointed Assemblywoman Shanique Speight to serve as chair of the Assembly Homeland Security and State…

20 Jan: Measures to Assist Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Now Law

Two Democrat-sponsored bills were signed into law on Tuesday to support New Jersey’s residents with developmental disabilities as they transition…

20 Jan: Sumter & Mukherji Bill to Expand Crisis Intervention Training for Police Officers Now Law

Crisis intervention training prepares law enforcement officers should they need to respond to an incident involving someone with mental illness….

20 Jan: Now Law: Murphy, Benson & Timberlake Bill to Modernize State Websites, Digital Services

State agencies in New Jersey will be required to develop a plan to improve digital services due to a bill…

20 Jan: Speight Bill Requiring Greater Oversight of Nursing Homes Now Law

With the goal of ensuring greater oversight of nursing homes – especially those with ongoing compliance issues – a bill…

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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