Summit Democrats are also having a phone banking event on Oct. 17.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Editor's Note: The following information is from the Summit Democrats. The Summit Democrats will host a debate watch party for the second presidential debate at the Elks Lodge, 40 Maple Street starting at 8:30pm (the debate starts at 9pm). Light refreshments will be provided and there will be a cash bar. Phone Bank October 17 We will be holding a phone banking evening on Wednesday, Oct. 17. The event will be held at the home of Will and Barbara Von Klemperer from 6pm to 8:15pm. We will be calling voters in Pennsylvania where, as you know, they really need our help! Please come with your cell phone and charger and make some calls with us. Space is limited, so RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Poll: Today, Gov. Christie quickly vetoed measure S-1/A-1, passed earlier this week. The governor feels voters should decide, while proponents of the measure say marriage is a civil right.
Friday, February 17, 2012
In this video press release, Assembly Speaker Sheila Y. Oliver (D-Essex), Assembly Deputy Speaker John S. Wisniewski (D-Middlesex) and Assembly members Reed Gusciora (D-Mercer), Mila M. Jasey (D-Essex), John F. McKeon (D-Essex), Connie Wagner (D-Bergen) and Timothy J. Eustace, D.C. (D-Bergen) respond to Gov. Chris Christie's absolute veto of their landmark marriage equality legislation. The measure (S-1/A-1) passed the Senate Feb. 13, by a vote of 24-16, and received final legislative approval in the General Assembly Feb. 16, by a vote of 42-33. The "Marriage Equality and Religious Exemption Act" would have eliminated the civil unions that have been in place in New Jersey since 2007 but have failed to provide equal treatment to the state's…