“Energizing New Jersey’s economy is a top priority, and the health of our freight railroads is a critical factor. Here in our state and all around the nation, railroads are pulling their weight by investing massive amounts of private capital – not taxpayer dollars – to improve and expand the rail network.”

Gordon Johnson has been a member of the New Jersey State General Assembly since 2001. He serves as the Chair of the Commerce and Economic Development Committee, a member of the Budget and Judiciary Committees, a member of the Budget and Judiciary Committee as well as the Speaker Pro Tempore. Johnson served 24 years with the Englewood, New Jersey, Police Department, attaining the rank of Patrol Sergeant. He was appointed Undersheriff and subsequently Sheriff of Bergen County. A Major in the U.S. Army Reserve, Johnson also works as a law enforcement consultant.

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