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Carolyn Marie

New Jersey Trans Woman Running for State Assembly

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That is my district!

New Jersey's 15th Legislative District is one of 40 in the New Jersey Legislature, covering the Hunterdon County municipalities of East Amwell Township, Lambertville City and West Amwell Township; and the Mercer County municipalities of Ewing Township, Hopewell Borough, Hopewell Township, Lawrence Township, Pennington Borough, Trenton City and West Windsor Township.

The fact that she is a republican is difficult for me as i am afraid she may be used as a symbol of "acceptance" by a party that wants to take away the few protections we are recently seeing. 

Time will tell more about her credentials.  I hope at some point to be able to research her platform.

Local politics are often less about party doctrine and more about community needs.  At the market yesterday several old friends mentioned they are planning to move out of state as they retire.  The farm and my family holds me but the expenses here in real estate tax are staggering.





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