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Democrat from New Jersey

Sheila Oliver is the speaker of the New Jersey Assembly. A Democrat, Oliver represents parts of Essex and Passaic counties.

Recent statements involving Sheila Oliver

"Most of the U.S. Senate is comprised of multimillionaires."

"In 2011 alone, 269 New Jerseyans were killed by gun violence."

Says "$57,000 is the mean [income] in our state" for a family.

Says "New Jersey has the most educated population of all the states in this country."

"In 1958, there were 16 states in this country that prohibited -- prohibited -- an African-American and a Caucasian from being married."

Recent stories featuring Sheila Oliver

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