<!-- Deleted image removed: -->Nicholas Asselta
(born August 17, 1951) is an American Republican Party
politician, who served in the New Jersey State Senate
from 2004 to 2008, where he represented the 1st Legislative District
. In the Senate, Asselta was a member of the Budget and Appropriations Committee, the Community and Urban Affairs Committee, the Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee and the State Government Committee., New Jersey Legislature
. Accessed January 13, 2008.
On November 6, 2007, Asselta lost his re-election bid, having been ousted by Democratic Party New Jersey General Assembly
member Jeff Van Drew
.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."
Before entering the Senate, Asselta served in the lower house
, the New Jersey General Assembly
, from 1995 to 2003. The Senator serves on the New Jersey Council on the Arts, a position he has held since 1998, and was on the Vineland Public Schools Board of Education
from 1993 to 1996, the Vineland
Planning Board from 1992 to 1993, and the Vineland Environmental Commission 1992 to 1993.
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