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Gerald Green
New Jersey General Assembly District 22
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 2014
Years in position 22
Speaker Pro Tempore, New Jersey State General Assembly
2008 - present
Base salary$49,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1991
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
ProfessionBusiness Consultant
Office website
Jerry Green (b. April 16, 1939) is a Democratic member of the New Jersey General Assembly. He represented the 17th District from 1992 to 2002 and the 22nd District from 2002 to present. He is the Speaker Pro Tempore.

Green served as the Deputy Speaker Pro Tempore from 2004-2007 and as Deputy Speaker from 2002-2003.[1]

Committee assignments



  • A504 Requires appointed board of education members and candidates for an elected board to reveal criminal convictions prior to assuming or running for office.
  • A668 Decreases membership of county boards of taxation to 2004 level.
  • A2517 The "New Jersey Homeownership Preservation Act."
  • A4019 Disqualifies member of board of education for conviction of certain crimes and requires member to undergo criminal history background investigation. [2]



See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013

Green ran in the 2013 election for New Jersey General Assembly District 22. Green is bracketed with Linda Stender. He was unopposed in the June 4 Democratic primary. He is challenged by Jeffrey D. First (R) and John Campbell (R) in the general election which takes place on November 5, 2013.[3][4][5]


See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011

Green won re-election in 2011. He and incumbent Linda Stender ran unopposed in the Democratic Primary on June 7. They then defeated Joan Van Pelt and Jeffrey First in the November 8 general election.[6]

New Jersey General Assembly District 22 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGerald Green Incumbent 29% 14,957
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLinda Stender Incumbent 30.5% 15,747
     Republican Joan Van Pelt 21% 10,846
     Republican Jeffrey First 19.5% 10,092
Total Votes 51,642


Green won re-election in the November 3, 2009 general election. He was bracketed with Linda Stender and defeated Republican challengers William Vastine and Martin Marks.[7][8]

New Jersey Assembly General Election, Twenty-Second Legislative District (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Stender (D) 25,379
Green check mark transparent.png Gerald "Jerry" Green (D) 24,805
Martin Marks (R) 22,718
William "Bo" Vastine (R) 21,554

Campaign donors


In 2011, Green received $449,101 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[9]

New Jersey General Assembly 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gerald Green's campaign in 2011
New Jersey Regional Council Of Carpenters$14,800
New Jersey Association Of Realtors$13,000
New Jersey Apartment Association$9,000
New Jersey State Laborers$8,200
Remington & Vernick Engineers$8,200
Total Raised in 2011 $449,101
Total Votes received in 2011 14,957
Cost of each vote received $30.03


Below are Green's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2009 election:[10]

Contributor 2009 total
New Jersey Democratic Party $50,003
New Jersey Builders Association $15,200
New Jersey Apartment Association $13,000
New Jersey Regional Council Of Carpenters $12,800
New Jersey Association Of Realtors $10,200



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