***MULTIMEDIA PACKAGE*** Prieto & Greenwald Hold News Conference Following Selection as Assembly Democratic Majority Leadership for 2014-2015 Session

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Prieto to Become Speaker on Jan. 14; Greenwald Remains Majority Leader

(TRENTON) — Assembly Speaker-Elect Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen) and Assembly Majority Leader Louis D. Greenwald (D-Camden) issued a multimedia package Thursday of a news conference they held following their unanimous selection by the Assembly Democratic Majority to be the leadership team for the upcoming 2014-2015 session.

Prieto will become the 215th Assembly Speaker and the second Cuban American to serve in the leadership post. The Secaucus resident will preside over the 80-member General Assembly. He succeeds Sheila Y. Oliver (D-Essex) who has served as Speaker since 2010.

Greenwald will continue to serve as the leader of the Assembly’s Democratic majority, a position he has held since 2012.

The multimedia package consists of a video of a news conference held by the new leadership team following their selection and audio of same.

The video can be accessed directly via our website — www.assemblydems.com — or by clicking here.

The audio file is available upon request.

More detailed biographical information about the new leadership team can be found by clicking on the following links: Prieto; Greenwald