Senator Stephen Sweeney has served as President of the New Jersey Senate for five years. He has been a leader on the most important state issues, passing laws to increase the minimum wage, allowing Paid Family Leave, establishing Marriage Equality, setting a two-percent cap on annual property tax increases, and promoting equal educational opportunity through the Dream Act.
Senator Sweeney has fought to create jobs and economic opportunity for everyone. He sponsored bills to provide economic incentives for job creation, to create new jobs and job training for the unemployed, and to restore tax cuts for the working poor. Recognizing the importance of transportation infrastructure to the state’s economy, he has been a leader on renewing funding for the Transportation Trust Fund…Read More
John J. Burzichelli, a lifelong resident of New Jersey, grew up in Paulsboro, Gloucester County, where he currently resides. Mr. Burzichelli served as Mayor of Paulsboro from 1996 to 2011 and began his legislative career in January of 2002, serving as State Assemblyman. Assemblyman Burzichelli is currently an Assembly Deputy Speaker.
Burzichelli is managing partner of Hill Studio and Scenic in Paulsboro which provides studio services and special effects to the motion picture, video and still photography industry. He is one of the founding members of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Paulsboro, and a former President of the Greater Paulsboro Chamber of Commerce.
Currently, Deputy Speaker Burzichelli serves as the Chair to the Assembly Appropriations Committee and as Vice-Chair to the Assembly Budget Committee. He also serves on the Assembly Tourism and Gaming Committee, Legislative Services Commission and the Joint Budget Oversight Committee…Read More
Assemblyman Adam J. Taliaferro was sworn into office in January of 2015 and represents the 3rd Legislative District in Gloucester, Salem and Cumberland counties.
The Assemblyman serves on the Agriculture and Natural Resources and the Education committees, where he has taken an active interest in protecting New Jersey farmers and expanding access to quality education.
Taliaferro is employed with Bristol Myers Squibb and resides in Woolwich Township with his wife and son…Read More