18 Oct

Secaucus’ Prieto chosen as next state Assembly Speaker

Posted by :Koles Burke

As expected, the incoming Assembly Democratic majority this morning chose Vincent Prieto to serve as the new Assembly Speaker.

Prieto will be second Cuban American to serve in the leadership post. Albio Sires, now a congressman, served in the role from 2002 to 2005 when he represented North Hudson. The Secaucus resident will preside over the 80-member General Assembly where Democrats have held the majority since 2002. The Assembly’s reorganization is set for Jan. 14.

“I am humbled and honored…

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