NEWARK, NJ – Today, Michellene Davis, Executive Vice President of Barnabas Health released the following statement showing her support for New Jersey’s Senior U.S. Senator, Bob Menendez: “For over 25 years in Congress, Senator Bob Menendez has been in our corner. He’s been our fighter when some others have attacked our rights as women and sought to diminish our access to healthcare. He’s been our champion on equal pay for equal work in the face of those who deny a women’s right to earn equally to her male counterpart. He’s celebrated with us during our successes, cried and regrouped with us following setbacks, listened and learned from those acting on the ground and in the trenches, and has above all never backed down in all the years I’ve known him. He’s in our corner, always will be, and if you’re in a fight, there’s nobody better to have right there beside you than my dear friend, Senator Menendez.” Davis also appeared in a short video and spoke of how Senator Menendez worked with her family when Davis’ mom had Alzheimer’s. “He has been more than just a Senator,” Davis said. “For me and my family he has been a stabilizing…
Assemblyman Jamel Holley: Senator Menendez has been a fighter for New Jersey and the United States his entire life
Newark, NJ – Jamel Holley, NJ Assemblyman and former Mayor, released the following statement showing her support for New Jersey’s Senior U.S. Senator, Bob Menendez: “Senator Menendez has been a fighter for New Jersey and the United States his entire life. He is a statesman of great integrity and a determined leader, whose fierce intelligence and command of policy are unparalleled. His work has been defined by his willingness to always listen to his constituents and standing up for what is right no matter how tough the fight. Throughout his lifetime career of public service, Bob has fought for comprehensive immigration reform, equal pay for women, tougher background checks for gun buyers, and millions of dollars in relief for Sandy victims. His commitment to solving problems and ensuring that we have a seat at the table is why I believe in him and why New Jersey has elected him. We can’t ask for anyone better to be in our corner to fight for us.”
NJ State Senator Nilsa Cruz Perez: Bob has been a fearless leader for New Jersey and I know he will continue to lead us forward.
Newark, NJ – Nilsa Cruz Perez, NJ State Senator, released the following statement showing her support for New Jersey’s Senior U.S. Senator, Bob Menendez: “Senator Bob Menendez has devoted his entire life to public service, protecting the powerless and fighting to make sure everyone has a fair chance to live the American Dream. Not once, over his long career, has he forgotten his humble upbringing or turned his back on New Jersey. Every week, whether in New Jersey or in Washington D.C., Bob has fought for creating jobs, protecting women’s rights and making college more affordable. He has a tremendous record of service, fueled by his intellect, integrity, experience and courage. Through the years, Bob has been a fearless leader for New Jersey and I know he will continue to lead us forward.”
Newark, NJ – Nellie Pou, NJ State Senator, released the following statement showing her support for New Jersey’s Senior U.S. Senator, Bob Menendez: “Bob Menendez has always been on New Jersey’s side and has worked effectively not only for the constituents of his state, but across the country. As a champion for Latinos, families from the West Coast, Midwest, and even Puerto Rico know Bob is in their corner. For over forty years, Senator Menendez has demonstrated the ability to fight for policies that have real implications in our lives. He understands the importance of affordable health care, justice for immigrant families, and giving our children the right tools to succeed. Not a single day goes by that he isn’t standing up for us and I know he will continue fighting for what’s right, no matter the cost.”