More than 150 teachers and community leaders protested governor Chris Christie’s visit to the Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology on Thursday morning in which he urged 25 mostly charter school parents to push harder for expansion of charters in Paterson.
“I will use the 3.9 billion dollars in the school construction funds that has been already approved, and this governor has been sitting on it,” said Barbara Buono, the Democratic candidate for New Jersey Governor, during a conference with Latino leaders yesterday at the Pan-American Park.
Anthony Davis, the 1st Ward councilman, a Democrat, has endorsed the re-election campaign of Chris Christie, the incumbent governor of New Jersey
Earlier today at Turning Point, an addiction center in Paterson, Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey, symbolically signed into law the Overdose Protection Act, a law that will grant immunity to drug overdose victims and their accomplices.
Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey, is set to make his second trip to Paterson this year, to sign a drug overdose prevention bill, a law that grants immunity to certain drug users.