WASHINGTON – DLGA Executive Director Kevin Holst released the following statement on the announcement of New Jersey’s new Lieutenant Governor, Tahesha Way:
“The Democratic Lieutenant Governor’s Association congratulates Tahesha Way in her new role as New Jersey’s Lieutenant Governor. Throughout her career, Lt. Gov Way has demonstrated an unparalleled commitment to public service by ensuring that every New Jerserian has access to the battle box, by creating jobs and economic opportunity in the Garden State’s tourism industry, and through it all, setting a high standard for defending democracy. As Governor Murphy said this morning, Lt. Gov. Way represents the best of New Jersey, and her warm, passionate and principled leadership reflects her track record as a leader.
“While we continue to mourn the loss of Lt. Gov. Oliver and celebrate her legacy, we are excited to welcome Lt. Gov. Way to the DLGA family.”