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Lt. Governor
Kim Guadagno
On November 3, 2009, the people of New Jersey elected Kim Guadagno as the first Lieutenant Governor in the state's history.
The mission of the Department of State is to enhance the overall quality of life for New Jersey residents by advancing and supporting our State’s economic vitality, cultural and historical programs and civic engagement responsibilities.

Core Mission Areas:
  1. Economic vitality
  2. Cultural and historical programs
  3. Civic engagement responsibilities
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P.O. Box 300
Trenton, NJ 08625

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Acting Governor Guadagno and Delegation of Community Stakeholders Visit Kontos Foods
Event Celebrates Agribusiness and Food Processing Award
from Expansion Solutions Magazine

Trenton, NJ —Highlighting opportunities to connect New Jersey’s businesses to the communities they call home, Acting Governor Kim Guadagno today led a delegation of local economy stakeholders on a visit to Kontos Foods, Inc. in Paterson.

“We don’t often think about the eco-systems that corporations like Kontos Foods help to create when they take hold in cities like Paterson,” said Acting Governor Guadagno.  “While businesses are a critical component to our economy, they also engage in their communities, which is just as important.  I asked the leadership of local community organizations to join me here today to highlight some of the great work that has been done in collaboration with Kontos Foods.” 
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Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno Convenes Public Meeting
of Red Tape Review Commission
Commission Hears Final Public Testimony of 2014

Trenton, NJ — Holding its third public meeting since Governor Christie signed Executive Order No. 155 reauthorizing its charter on April 30, Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno today convened the bi-partisan Red Tape Review Commission (RTRC) to hear public testimony on a variety of regulatory issues impacting economic growth in New Jersey.

The meeting took place at Rutgers University in Camden.
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