Senator Cunningham Issues Statement Praising Budget Deal

Senator Sandra Bolden Cunningham, D-Hudson, listens to testimony during the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee’s hearing on the FY 2011 Budget bills.

TRENTON – Senator Sandra Cunningham issued the following statement tonight praising the budget compromise:

“I’m pleased we have averted a government shutdown. The Legislature’s budget funded core Democratic priorities and that funding has remained intact. We are ensuring that the most needy and vulnerable in our society receive the services they need. We worked hard to make sure that this budget will benefit the people of New Jersey and continue to move the state forward.”