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Benjie E. Wimberly

Democratic — Assembly Member — District 35
Available Terms:
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

Benjie E. Wimberly represents Assembly District 35 in the New Jersey Assembly, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 607 bills.

2012 50585.0

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

  • District Office:

    191 Market St.
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    Phone: 973-925-7061

Media

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News and Blog Coverage

Annoying text message ads would be illegal in N.J. under bill passed by Senate

Sponsored by Assemblyman Paul Moriarty (D-4 of Washington Township) Daniel R. Benson (D-14 of Hamilton Square) and Benjie Wimberly (D-35 of Paterson), the legislation bans the sending of any unsolicited advertisement through text messages that didn't come with prior permission of the recipient and encourages them to purchase or rent ...

Prieto and Greenwald issue list of 41 Dem caucus members supporting new leadership team

Assemblyman Vincent Prieto (D-32) and Assembly Majority Leader Louis Greenwald (D-6) announced 41 members of the Democratic caucus in support of a new leadership team for the 2014-15 Legislature: "The past four years have brought many challenges, many successes and many accomplishments to the General Assembly. In presiding over the ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • A 3861

    Requires school district or nonpublic school that is a member of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association to certify that its student-athletes have completed character education program.

  • A 3840

    Prohibits religious entities from engaging in certain practices involving cemeteries, funeral homes and mortuaries, memorials, mausoleums and burial vaults.

  • A 3843

    Permits municipality to enact ordinance requiring registration of private outdoor video surveillance cameras.

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  • AR 168

    Recognizes New Jersey SHARES for 15 years of service to people of New Jersey.

  • AJR 81

    Designates October of each year as "New Jersey Energy Action Month."

  • A 3721

    Establishes pilot program for Medicaid enrollment, by screening and enrolling eligible incarcerated defendants awaiting court hearing on bail; requires enrollment opportunity for eligible defendants prior to admission to certain court supervised rehabilit

Recent Votes

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A 2807

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4860.0
•••No: 2126.0
•••Other: 1113.0
A 1898

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7796.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 33.0
A 1247

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7695.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 45.0
AR 173

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7188.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 911.0
S 998

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5366.0
•••No: 1316.0
•••Other: 1417.0
A 2586

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7796.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 33.0
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Sources

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