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Assemblywoman Sheila Y. Oliver
Assemblywoman Sheila Y. Oliver

Sheila Y. Oliver (born July 14, 1952) serves in the New Jersey General Assembly representing the 34th legislative district. She has served in the Assembly since 2004. Oliver serves on the Assembly's Health and Human Services, Labor and the Law and Public Safety Committees. Image File history File links SheilaYOliver. ... July 14 is the 195th day (196th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 170 days remaining. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Official language(s) None defined, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 47th 22,608 km² 110 km 240 km 14. ... The New Jersey General Assembly is the lower house of the New Jersey Legislature. ... The Legislature of New Jersey is the U.S. state of New Jerseys legislative branch, seated in the New Jersey State House at the states capital, Trenton. ...


She served on the East Orange Board of Education from 1994-2000, as its President from 1999-2000 and as Vice President from 1998-1999. She served on the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders from 1996-1999. In 1997, she became the first woman to launch a competitive campaign for Mayor in the City of East Orange, losing the election by a mere 51 votes. Map of East Orange in Essex County East Orange is a city located in Essex County, New Jersey, USA. As of the United States 2000 Census, the city had a total population of 69,824. ... Essex County is a county located in the northeastern part of the state of New Jersey. ... The Board of Chosen Freeholders is the legislative body in each of the 21 counties in New Jersey. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger,greater) is the politician who serves as chief executive official of some types of municipalities. ... Map of East Orange in Essex County East Orange is a city located in Essex County, New Jersey, USA. As of the United States 2000 Census, the city had a total population of 69,824. ...


Oliver was one of the founders of the Newark Coalition for Low Income Housing, an organization that successfully sued the Newark Housing Authority and the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development in federal court to block the demolition of all publicly subsidized low income housing in Newark, as there was no plan in place for the construction of replacement housing for low-income Newark residents. As a result, the Newark Housing Authority was directed by a federal consent order to build one-for-one replacement housing for low-income residents. The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, often abbreviated HUD, is a Cabinet department of the United States government. ... Skyline of downtown Newark as seen from the Newark Bay Bridge. ...


Oliver graduated with a B.A. from Lincoln University in Sociology and was awarded an M.S. from Columbia University in Planning and Administration. A Bachelor of Arts (B.A. or A.B., from the Latin Artium Baccalaureus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or program in the arts and/or sciences. ... Lincoln University is the name of a university in New Zealand and several in the United States: Lincoln University (California) Lincoln University (Missouri) Lincoln University (New Zealand) Lincoln University (Pennsylvania) See also: University of Lincoln This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise... Columbia University is a private university in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City and a member of the Ivy League. ...


District 34

Each of the forty districts in the New Jersey Legislature has one representative in the New Jersey Senate and two members in the New Jersey General Assembly. The other representatives from the 34th Legislative District for the 2006-2008 legislative session are: The New Jersey Senate is the upper house of the New Jersey Legislature. ... The New Jersey General Assembly is the lower house of the New Jersey Legislature. ...

Assemblyman Thomas P. Giblin Thomas P. Giblin (born January 15, 1947) is a Democrat who serves in the New Jersey General Assembly where he represents the 34th legislative district, having taken office on January 10, 2006. ... Sen. ...

External links

  • Assemblywoman Oliver's Legislative Website
  • New Jersey Voter Information Website 2003

 
 

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