NJ Spotlight News

Small strides in diversity leadership in Trenton

Clip: 11/15/2021 | 4m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

When New Jersey’s new Legislature is sworn in, Sen. Teresa Ruiz (D-Essex) will be the first Latina in state history to be appointed Senate majority leader. Sen. Sandra Cunningham will be appointed Senate president pro tempore. Their selections are a move toward a more diverse Democratic leadership, but is the Legislature as a whole any closer to reflecting the state's diversity?

Aired: 11/15/21

Rating: NR

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