I had the great privilege of joining my district partner, Mila Jasey, and the Morris County Democratic Committee last night to honor Chairman Lew Candura on his retirement. Chairman Candura's ten years of service saw tremendous growth for the Morris County Democrats, and he has always been a strong friend to our 27th District team. Thank you again, Chairman!Read more
As we approach the Fourth of July, Ann and I would like to wish you a happy, safe holiday weekend. There are a number of great events happening around the district, from fireworks to festivals to parades.Read more
I was very pleased today to see that the Philadelphia Inquirer joined every other major editorial board, and the vast majority of New Jersey voters from both parties, in supporting a sustainable, responsible source of funding for open space. Leadership must choose to act now to continue this successful program!
Three years ago tragedy struck a West Orange family when a motorist failed to comply with basic traffic safety guidelines. I am proud to see Nikhil's Law start to get the recognition it deserves in our legislative body. My thoughts and prayers still go out to the wonderful Badlani family today.Read more
I applaud the Obama administration for taking a firm leadership stance on one of the most serious issues of our time. While each of us has the power to make a difference individually, the only way we’re going to have a significant impact on climate change is collectively - as a state, as a nation and as one global community.Read more
I had a great time meeting today with students from Columbia High School and Hartshorn Elementary School at the State House. They asked some great questions!
I had the great pleasure of speaking at the New Jersey Land Preservation Rally at Rutgers University. Preserving what is left of New Jersey's open space is critical to securing the future of our state.Read more