New Jersey Citizen Action
Minimum Wage rally
Senator-elect Cory Booker, Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg, Larry Hamm, Chairman People's Organization for Progress NJ and others addressed the NJ Rally to Raise the Minimum Wage Newark, Saturday October 26 3-5PM, Washington Park in Newark.
Co-sponsors included: New Jersey Citizen Action, Planned Parenthood Action Fund - NJ New Jersey Council of SEIU, New Jersey Time to Care Coalition Local 194, IFPTE, AFL-CIO Montclair NAACP NJ State Industrial Union Council, People’s Organization for Progress, Health Professionals and Allied Employees.
New Jersey Citizen Action awards, given out May 2015, went to the Honorable Bonnie Watson Coleman, Seth Anderson-Oberman, Andrea Bowen, Evelyn Mejil, Gwen Robinson & Santander Bank, and the two Evanoff-Shuchter Award recipients were Sy Larson and Jean Pierce.