By PolitickerNJ Staff | January 8th, 2013 - 5:37pm
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Though his colleagues in the Assembly have called on him to resign amid allegations that he stole money from lenders and wrote millions in bad checks, Assemblyman Bob Schroeder was in the house today for the annual State of the State address.

Schroeder was indicted on charges of issuing bad checks, misconduct by a corporate official and theft by deception.  Last month, Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick called for Schroeder's resignation, saying he can no longer serve his constituents.

But even as candidates line up to challenge for his District 39 seat, Schroeder was on hand for the annual address.

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Quote of the day

"This is my first Mark Smith event. There have been a lot of changes in Hudson County over the last year and a half, and the most important change that has happened is that there really is unity. For the first time, we really are working together. Despite political differences. Mark and I have worked very hard to repair that. I'm really happy to be here in support of him, because I recognize that when you work together, politics becomes secondary and you really have time to focus on government, which is the most important thing." - Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop

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