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New Jersey is a northeastern U.S. state with some 130 miles of Atlantic coast. Jersey City, across the Hudson River from Lower Manhattan, is the site of Liberty State Park, where ferries embark for nearby Ellis Island, with its historic Immigration Museum, and the iconic Statue of Liberty. The Jersey Shore includes notable resort towns like historic Asbury Park and Cape May, with its preserved Victorian buildings.
Capital: Trenton

Governor: Phil Murphy Trending  
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Philip Dunton Murphy is an American financier, diplomat, and politician currently serving as the 56th Governor of New Jersey. Murphy, a Democrat, defeated then Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno in the 2017 gubernatorial election.
Born: August 16, 1957 (age 60), Needham, MA
Spouse: Tammy Snyder Murphy (m. 1994)
Office: Governor of New Jersey since 2018
Education: University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Harvard University
Children: Charles Dunton Murphy, Josh Murphy, Emmanuelle Medway Murphy, Sam Murphy
Siblings: Janet Murphy Brown, Dorothy Murphy Egan

 Bob Menendez (D)   (202) 224-4744      
Robert Menendez is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from New Jersey since 2006. Wikipedia
Born: January 1, 1954 (age 64), New York City, NY
Spouse: Jane Menendez (m. 1976–2005)
Office: Senator (D-NJ) since 2006
Previous office: Representative, NJ 13th District (1993–2006)
Siblings: Caridad Gonzalez, Reinaldo Menendez
Education: Saint Peter's University, Union Hill High School, Rutgers School of Law – Newark, Rutgers University

 Cory Booker (D)    (202) 224-3224     
Cory Anthony Booker is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from New Jersey, in office since 2013. Previously he served as mayor of Newark from 2006 to 2013. Wikipedia
Born: April 27, 1969 (age 48), Washington, D.C.
Height: 6′ 4″
Previous office: Mayors of Newark, New Jersey (2006–2013)
Office: United States Senator since 2013
Education: Yale Law School (1997)


Chris Smith (R)  
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Christopher Henry Smith is the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district, serving since 1981. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district includes portions of Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean Counties.
Born: March 4, 1953 (age 64), Rahway, NJ
Office: Representative (R-NJ 4th District) since 1981
Education: The College of New Jersey (1975)
Spouse: Marie Smith
Books: Engineers in Britain: A Study in Persistence, MORE
Children: Christopher Smith, Elyse Smith, Michael Smith, Melissa Smith

Rodney Frelinghuysen (R),  
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Rodney Procter Frelinghuysen is the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district, serving since 1995. The district includes most of Morris County, an affluent suburban county west of New York City. Wikipedia
Born: April 29, 1946 (age 71), New York City, NY
Office: Representative (R-NJ 11th District) since 1995
Spouse: Virginia Robinson (m. 1980)
Education: Hobart and William Smith Colleges (1969), Trinity College
Children: Louisine Frelinghuysen, Sarah Frelinghuysen
Siblings: Peter Frelinghuysen II

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