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Ronald L Rice

Democratic — Senator — District 28
Available Terms:
  • 2008-2009
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

Ronald L Rice represents Senate District 28 in the New Jersey Senate, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 706 bills.

1998 17050.0
2002 122378.0
2004 89295.87
2006 117420.0
2008 226486.21
2010 129700.0
2012 108848.0

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

  • District Office:

    1044 South Orange Ave.
    Newark, NJ 07106
    Phone: 973-371-5665



News and Blog Coverage

Highlighting bipartisanship, Booker toys with challenger Bell at packed North Jersey campaign kickoff

GARFIELD – Kicking off his re-election toward a full six-year term, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) threw elbow slam after elbow slam into politically disconnected Republican challenger Jeff Bell then waved off a question about how and where he’s stood up to entrenched power. Booker made much in his speech ...

Gill charges Christie with 'direct assault on integrity of institution' of the senate

TRENTON - A spat between Gov. Chris Christie and the Senate Judiciary Committee spilled angrily onto the floor this afternoon, as state Sen. Nia Gill (D-34) excoriated the front office for withdrawing the nominations of Essex County judges due to questions she said the judiciary posed to a former Christie ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • S 2368

    Makes FY 2015 supplemental appropriation to DHS for $5 million for substance abuse prevention, and requires substance abuse prevention programs to be evidence-based.

  • S 2402

    Establishes New Jersey Council on Responsible Fatherhood and Responsible Fatherhood Fund.

  • S 2403

    Permits immediate expungement of court records when person is acquitted or discharged without conviction, or when charges have been dismissed.

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  • S 2404

    Places five-year limit on State control of any school district; requires local control to be returned in any area of district effectiveness under State intervention for which district meets 80 percent or more of standards.

  • S 2347

    Permits municipalities to establish weapons free zones around schools and public facilities.

  • S 2277

    Directs Governor to withdraw from compact establishing Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor; dissolves compact and commission; transfers commission's NJ operations to State Police.

Recent Votes

S 2164


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3690.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 37.0
S 162


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2972.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1127.0
S 2264


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3587.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 512.0
S 2264


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3177.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 820.0
S 1649


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3895.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 25.0
S 241


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3587.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 512.0
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