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

18 Sep: Speaker Coughlin on Passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg

 (TRENTON) – Speaker Craig Coughlin (D-Middlesex) released the following statement on the passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader…

18 Sep: Committee Advances Egan Bill Allowing Raffles to Be Conducted Remotely at Sporting Venues

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

18 Sep: Now Law: McKeon, Vainieri Huttle & Timberlake Bill Advancing Environmental Justice

Emphasizing the need to address acute environmental burdens facing certain communities in New Jersey, legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats John…

17 Sep: Murphy & Johnson Bill Designating Historic House in Cape May as New Jersey Harriet Tubman Museum Now Law

With one of Cape May’s oldest houses being renovated into a museum honoring Harriet Tubman, a bipartisan bill sponsored by…

17 Sep: Coughlin & Pintor Marin on Agreement to Provide Tax Relief for Middle Class Families

     (TRENTON) – Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin today announced a landmark agreement reached with Governor Phil Murphy and Senate President Steve…

17 Sep: Pinkin, Kennedy & McKeon Pro-Environment Policy Measure to Curb Usage of Single-Use Carryout Receptacles in the State Advanced by Committee

Pro-environment legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Nancy Pinkin, James Kennedy, and John McKeon that would curb the use of certain…

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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