Senate President Steve Sweeney on Jerry Green

Senate President Steve Sweeney issued a statement on the death of Assemblyman Jerry Green: “This is a terrible loss for Union County, the State of New Jersey, the people Jerry served and for me personally. He was a man who made a real difference as a tireless advocate for those most in need and whose work will have a lasting impact on the lives of so many. Jerry Green was

Poll: Sweeney nuclear subsidy may hurt lawmakers

New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney’s quest to secure subsidies for two nuclear power plants in his district may have hit another snag. A recent poll commissioned by the NJ Coalition for Fair Energy, an industry coalition that has opposed the nuclear subsidy bills championed by Sweeney since they were first introduced in late 2017, shows that voting for the bill could jeopardize legislators’ reelection prospects. Of the 632 New