NEWS RELEASE — Statement from Somos PAC on Apportionment Commission

“The actions taken by New Jersey Democratic Chairman Leroy Jones yesterday were as bold as they were significant. It took real leadership to not only identify the problem, but also provide a solution in providing true representation in the Democratic Delegation for the New Jersey Legislative Apportionment Commission. Almost 21% of New Jersey’s population is […]

Chairman Jones Statement on Legislative Apportionment Commission Hearing

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman LeRoy J. Jones, Jr. is releasing the following statement on last night’s meeting of the Legislative Apportionment Commission:  “I was very pleased to see the dozens and dozens of people who signed up to testify at last night’s hearing. This process is crucial for the future […]

CHAIRMAN JONES TESTIMONY AT LEGISLATIVE APPORTIONMENT COMMISSION HEARING

“As I’m sure you’ve heard and read over the last hours, in my capacity as Chair of the New Jersey Democratic Party, I have decided to make a change in the Commissioners of the Democratic Delegation to the Apportionment Commission by appointing Laura Matos as a Commissioner.  This decision comes as the result of careful […]

FORMER NJDSC CHAIRMAN JOHN CURRIE PRAISES CHAIRMAN JONES FOR MAKING A CHANGE TO THE APPORTIONMENT COMMISSION

PASSAIC, NJ — Chairman John Currie released the following statement praising New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman Leroy Jones for his appointment of Burlington County native Laura Matos as the newest Commissioner in the Democratic Delegation to the Apportionment Commission. “Chairman Jones has always been a person of conviction and someone willing to stand for […]

Chairman Jones Appoints Laura Matos to the Apportionment Commission

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman LeRoy J. Jones, Jr., is releasing the following statement: This morning, the New Jersey Democratic State Committee (NJDSC) filed with the Secretary of State a letter removing Commissioner Steve Sweeney and appointing Laura Matos as a Democratic Commissioner to the Apportionment Commission.   This decision comes as […]

NJDSC Chairman LeRoy Jones Congratulates President Biden and VP Harris on Successful First Year in Office

Year One Victories include a Historic Vaccine Rollout, American Rescue Plan and Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment TRENTON, NJ – Today marks the one year anniversary of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris taking office, a time when the country has seen significant progress on protecting people from COVID-19, restoring the economy and investing in […]

Chairman Jones Congratulates Governor Murphy, Lt. Gov. Oliver on Inauguration to Second Term

Democratic Leader Lauds Governor for  TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman LeRoy J. Jones, Jr., is releasing the following statement congratulating Governor Phil Murphy and Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver on being sworn-in today to a second term:  “It gives me tremendous pride to congratulate my friends Governor Murphy and Lt. Governor Oliver […]

Chairman’s Update: Swearing In Ceremony and the 2022 State of the State

Democrat, The new year is in full swing and with it comes a newly sworn-in state legislature. I’m so proud of all the Democrats who took office this week in new positions, including many who made history including Assemblywoman Ellen Park as the first Korean woman to serve as well as Assemblywoman Shama Haider and […]

Chairman Jones Statement on One Year Anniversary of January 6th U.S. Capitol Insurrection

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman LeRoy J. Jones, Jr., is releasing the following statement on the one year anniversary of the U.S. Capitol Insurrection: “One year ago, violent extremists threatened our democracy, endangering the lives of lawmakers and staffers, and ultimately resulting in the death of Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick […]

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