Jeff Van Drew

Jeff Van Drew

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Jeff Van Drew (born February 23, 1953) is an American Democratic Party politician who has served in the New Jersey Senate since 2008, where he represents the 1st legislative district. From 2002 to 2008, Van Drew served in the General Assembly., New Jersey Legislature. Accessed March 31, 2008.

On November 6, 2007, Van Drew won his bid for a seat in the New Jersey Senate, defeating Republican party incumbent Nicholas Asselta.Tamari, Jonathan. , Asbury Park Press, November 6, 2007. Accessed November 6, 2007."Democrats, however, won two Senate seats in other traditionally Republican districts with victories by Assemblyman Jeff Van Drew, D-Cape May, and Assemblyman Jim Whelan, D-Atlantic, who ousted Sen. Nicholas Asselta, R-Cumberland, and Sen. James 'Sonny' McCullough, R-Atlantic."

Van Drew serves in the Senate on the Environment Committee (as Vice-Chair), the Community and Urban Affairs Committee and the Transportation Committee. In the Assembly, Van Drew was a prime sponsor of the Fair Market Drug Pricing Act to provide reduced prescription drugs to eligible low-income consumers.

He has also sponsored legislation to address New Jersey's nursing shortage. Among his other legislative achievements are prohibiting unwanted telemarketing calls, controlling prescription drug errors, enforcing the ban on self-service gasoline stations, protections against predatory lending and tougher penalties...
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