Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick, R-Union, Somerset and Morris, issued the following statement on jobs data that reflect 30,000 private sector jobs created in New Jersey last month – the greatest single month of growth since 1990. “This historic month of job growth is remarkable and reflects the fact that smart economic policies give private businesses the assurance that New Jersey is a great place for business. “We need to keep working to build on this momentum to make New Jersey more affordable and grow our economy.” ####

"Since the print publication of this list, Christie, in his capacity as chairman of the Republican Governors Association, helped decisively turn the midterm elections in the Republicans' favor, which makes him a bit more influential than we initially gave him credit for, post-Bridgegate. So when your state governments do absolutely nothing for you for the next four years, be sure to thank him!"