BRAMNICK PLEASED THAT ECONOMIC POLICIES ARE WORKING

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.” ####

"He evolves like any other politician who knows how to flip a foe into a friend when necessary. He’ll do whatever it takes to survive."
—Bergen Record columnist Charles Stile, on Gov. Christie's sudden embrace of the way unemployment data is collected