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Seeing opportunity to gain influence, recognition, dozens of N.J.’s South Asian business leaders make trip to D.C.

A group of South Asian business leaders is trying to leverage the growing presence of its community in New Jersey and federal politics to create new...

Willoughby, in new role as head of Business Action Center, is changing how it aids N.J. businesses

The Business Action Center may have been shaped into its current mold by the previous administration, but it has been in Trenton in some form or...


Booker, Murphy explain how Opportunity Zones can unleash billions of dollars of investment in urban areas

As the U.S. Treasury irons out rules and regulations for Opportunity Zones, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker and Gov. Phil Murphy joined forces Monday to tout...

Pursuit of politics: Youth still wants to serve — hear from eight of those who do

In today’s climate of political acrimony and distrust, some may wonder why anyone would want to be in the game. Especially if you’re young and...


Q&A with Stephany Kim-Chohan, councilwoman, Highland Park

Name: Stephany Kim-Chohan Age: 29 Current Political Affiliation: Democrat Current Role: Councilwoman, Highland Park Other Employment: Branch...

Q&A with Alyssa Dawson, councilwoman, Westwood

Name: Alyssa Dawson Age: 24 Current Political Affiliation: Republican Current Role: Councilwoman, Westwood Other Employment: Public relations...


Q&A with Giancarlo Ghione, chairman of the N.J. Young Republican Federation

Name: Giancarlo Ghione Age: 26 Current Political Affiliation: Republican Current Role: Chairman of the New Jersey Young Republican...

Q&A with Jason Cilento, councilman, Dunellen

Name: Jason Cilento Age: 28 Current Political Affiliation: Republican Current Role: Councilman, Dunellen Other Employment: BSA analyst Hometown:...


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