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By James Sverapa IV | December 6th, 2012 - 11:20am
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Assembly Democrats News Release

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Assembly to Move Job Creation & Economic Development Bill Package

Effort Aims to Create New Jobs, More Robust Economy as Part of Sandy Recovery

(TRENTON) - Members of the Assembly Democratic leadership - Speaker Sheila Y. Oliver (D-Essex), Majority Leader Louis D. Greenwald (D-Camden) and Budget Committee Chair Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson) - on Tuesday issued a multimedia package in which they announced the Assembly will focus much of its December activity to an extensive job creation and economic development initiative.

The multimedia package consists of a video of the news conference announcement by Assembly Democratic leadership and audio of same.

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

The December effort will build off the final legislative approval (A-2162) recently given by the Assembly to increase New Jersey's minimum wage to $8.50 per hour and adjust it annually in order to create a more livable wage for working class residents and in turn boost economic activity.

To read more, please visit the New Jersey General Assembly Democratic Office Web site.

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