(TRENTON) – Assemblyman Reed Gusciora (D-Mercer/Hunterdon) released the following statement upon news Gov. Christie has dropped the appeal of the ruling allowing marriage equality to proceed starting today in New Jersey:
“I applaud the governor’s decision to drop the appeal, especially in light of Friday’s unanimous court ruling.
“I am glad he has embraced the concept of equality.
“This is truly a monumental day for not only the couples who are getting married across the state, but for the whole state itself. Equality has come to New Jersey.”