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Erik Peterson

Republican — Assembly Member — District 23
Available Terms:
  • 2008-2009
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

Erik Peterson represents Assembly District 23 in the New Jersey Assembly, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 394 bills.

2010 16577.08
2012 11450.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • District Office:

    178 Center St., Suite 2B
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    Phone: 908-238-0251



News and Blog Coverage

Fight of the Week: Prieto v. Bramnick (or, Christie v. the Assembly)

One stood dressed in formal evening wear , clutching a glass of some nondescript liquor in one hand and bemoaning Gov. Chris Christie’s chokehold on Republicans in the Assembly’s lower house and its ability to stunt bi-partisan legislation. The other was in casual wear , still picking the straw out ...

Dems fail to pry sufficient number from abstemious GOP caucus to pass debt report bill

TRENTON - The Assembly this afternoon could not summon the necessary votes to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto of A961, as Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-21) prevented Democrats - some of them outraged - from peeling away an adequate number of his caucus members. The bill received 45 votes ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • A 4680

    Gives priority to applicants for firearms purchaser identification card and permits to purchase handguns when domestic violence restraining order is in effect.

  • A 4559

    Appropriates $88,592,361 from "Garden State Green Acres Preservation Trust Fund" and various Green Acres bond funds for local government open space acquisition and park development projects.

  • A 4529

    Appropriates funds to DEP for environmental infrastructure projects for FY2016.

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  • A 4528

    Authorizes New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend certain sums to make loans for environmental infrastructure projects for FY2016.

  • A 4491

    Requires DOH license additional angioplasty facilities, with at least one facility in each county.

  • A 4486

    Provides mandatory minimum term of imprisonment for certain crimes of domestic violence.

Recent Votes

ACR 244


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 4556.0
•••No: 67.0
•••Other: 2936.0
ACR 244


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2632.0
•••No: 4151.0
•••Other: 1316.0
A 4602


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6378.0
•••No: 45.0
•••Other: 1316.0
A 4602


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6783.0
•••No: 22.0
•••Other: 1113.0
A 4604


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4860.0
•••No: 3037.0
•••Other: 22.0
A 4410


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7695.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 45.0
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