Senate President Stephen Sweeney
Deputy Speaker John Burzichelli
Assemblyman Adam Taliaferro

Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney

Senator Stephen Sweeney has served as President of the New Jersey Senate for five years. He has been a leader on the most important state issues, passing laws to increase the minimum wage, allowing Paid Family Leave, establishing Marriage Equality, setting a two-percent cap on annual property tax increases, and promoting equal educational opportunity through the Dream Act.

Senator Sweeney has fought to create jobs and economic opportunity for everyone. He sponsored bills to provide economic incentives for job creation, to create new jobs and job training for the unemployed, and to restore tax cuts for the working poor.  Recognizing the importance of transportation infrastructure to the state’s economy, he has been a leader on renewing funding for the Transportation Trust Fund… Read More

Assembly Deputy Speaker John J. Burzichelli


Deputy Speaker John J. Burzichelli, a lifelong resident of New Jersey, grew up in Paulsboro, Gloucester County, where he currently resides. He represents the Third Legislative District.

John Burzichelli served as Mayor of Paulsboro from 1996 to 2011 and began his legislative career in January of 2002, serving as state Assemblyman. He is presently an Assembly Deputy Speaker for the New Jersey General Assembly.

Burzichelli is managing partner of Hill Studio and Scenic in Paulsboro, which provides studio services and special effects to the motion picture, video and still photography industry. He is one of the founding members of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Paulsboro, and a Past President of the Greater Paulsboro Chamber of Commerce. Read More

Assemblyman Adam Taliaferro


Assemblyman Adam J. Taliaferro was sworn into office in January of 2015 and represents the 3rd Legislative District in Gloucester, Salem and Cumberland Counties. Since 2018, he has served as Deputy Majority Leader in the Assembly.

The Assemblyman serves as Chair of the Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee where he is the leading voice for legislation concerning police, fire, and emergency management services, public safety regulations, criminalization of activities, and legal ramifications of crimes.

In addition, he serves as Vice Chair of the Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, assuming an active role in protecting New Jersey farmers by promoting Jersey Fresh products and growth opportunities for the agricultural industry... Read More

District Offices

Gloucester County

Kingsway Commons
935 Kings Highway, Suite 400
West Deptford, NJ 08086
Phone: (856) 251-9801
Fax: (856) 251-9752

Salem/Cumberland Counties

The Finlaw Building
199 East Broadway, Suite G
Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: (856) 339-0808 or
             (856) 455-1011
Fax: (856) 339-9626