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Teresa Ruiz (politician)

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Preceded by  Sharpe James
Website  Legislative web page
Role  Politician
Party  Democratic Party
Political party  Democratic
Name  Teresa Ruiz
Education  Drew University
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Born  June 28, 1974 (age 41) (1974-06-28)
Alma mater  B.A. Drew University (English)
Occupation  Deputy Chief of Staff, Essex County Executive
Residence  Newark, New Jersey, United States

M. Teresa Ruiz (born June 28, 1974) is an American Democratic Party politician, who has been serving in the New Jersey State Senate since January 8, 2008, where she represents the 29th Legislative District.


In the Senate, Ruiz serves on the Education Committee (as Chair), on the Budget Committee and Appropriations Committee and the Economic Growth Committee.


In 1998, Ruiz received a B.A. from Drew University in English.

District 29

Each of the 40 districts in the New Jersey Legislature has one representative in the New Jersey Senate and two members in the New Jersey General Assembly. The other representatives from the 29th district for the 2014-2015 Legislative Session are:

  • Assemblyman Eliana Pintor-Marin, and
  • Assemblyman L. Grace Spencer
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    Teresa Ruiz (politician) Wikipedia

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