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Encyclopedia > Richard J. Hughes

Richard Joseph Hughes (August 10, 1909December 7, 1992) was the Democratic Governor of the U.S. state of New Jersey from 1962 to 1970. Hughes later served as the Chief Justice of the New Jersey State Supreme Court. August 10 is the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1909 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... December 7 is the 341st day (342nd on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1992 is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... A governor is also a device that regulates the speed of a machine. ... A U.S. state is any one of the 50 states (four of them use the term commonwealth) which have membership in the federation known as the United States of America (USA or U.S.). The separate state governments and the U.S. federal government share sovereignty, in that an... State nickname: The Garden State Other U.S. States Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Governor Richard Codey (acting) Official languages None defined Area 22,608 km² (47th)  - Land 19,231 km²  - Water 3,378 km² (14. ... 1962 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1970 was a common year starting on Thursday. ...



Preceded by:
Robert B. Meyner
Governors of New Jersey
19621970
Succeeded by:
William T. Cahill


Robert Baumle Meyner (July 3, 1908 - May 27, 1990) of Phillipsburg, New Jersey was the Democratic Governor of the U.S. state of New Jersey from 1954 to 1962. ... This is a list of governors of New Jersey. ... State nickname: The Garden State Other U.S. States Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Governor Richard Codey (acting) Official languages None defined Area 22,608 km² (47th)  - Land 19,231 km²  - Water 3,378 km² (14. ... 1962 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1970 was a common year starting on Thursday. ... William Thomas Cahill (June 25, 1912–July 1, 1996) was an American politician who was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New Jersey from 1959 to 1970 and the Governor of New Jersey from 1970 to 1974. ...


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State of New Jersey (417 words)
The story of the Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex began in 1976 when the Treasury Department's Division of Building and Construction commissioned an architect to determine the existing and projected office space requirements of all State departments in the Trenton area.
Hughes deepened his interest in juvenile problems and became recognized as an authority on probation systems and the treatment of youthful offenders.
Hughes was elected governor of New Jersey and four years later, he was re-elected with a record plurality.
Richard J. Hughes: Information from Answers.com (353 words)
Born in 1909 in Florence Township, New Jersey, Hughes was county court judge from 1948-1952 and a superior court judge from 1952-61.
Hughes was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention from New Jersey in 1948 (as an alternate), 1968 and 1972
Hughes • Cahill • Byrne • Kean • Florio • Whitman • DiFrancesco • McGreevey • Codey • Corzine
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