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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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Trenton, NJ 08625

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Acting Governor Guadagno Kicks off Business Roundtable Tour
Meets with Mayor and Business Leaders in Berkeley Township

Trenton, NJ – Acting Governor Kim Guadagno today continued to demonstrate her commitment to New Jersey’s small and local businesses during the first stop of her business roundtable tour in Berkeley Township. The meeting consisted of herself, Mayor Carmen Amato, and local business leaders exemplifying how businesses and communities work together to create successful partnerships.

"We have made a lot of progress, but there is still work to be done," said Acting Governor Guadagno. "That is why I am here today. I am interested to hear what these business leaders have to say, so that I know where we should be focusing our efforts to best help them succeed and grow in New Jersey."
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Lt. Governor Guadagno Celebrates Fifth Annual Season of Service With Visit to Oasis in Paterson
Participates in Lunch Service and Distributes Meals to Women and Children

Trenton, NJ – Continuing the Administration’s Season of Service, Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno visited Oasis: A Haven for Women and Children, in Paterson, where she and members of her staff met with program participants and served hot meals during the organization’s lunch service. 

“It is a privilege to join Oasis and see the immediate, positive effect its programs have on the women and children it serves,” said Lt. Governor Guadagno.  “When staff and volunteers provide a hot meal, a health program or training class, they also provide participants the tools for a new beginning and self-sufficiency.  I thank Oasis for its continued care for Paterson’s residents in need.”

This is the sixth time that the Lt. Governor has volunteered at Oasis for the Administration’s Season of Service.
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New Jersey Military Installation Growth
and Development Task Force Report

Trenton, NJ – The New Jersey Military Installation Growth and Development Task Force arose from the on-going national dialogue regarding Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC), mission loss to other installations, and the potential impacts of such on New Jersey. In recognition of the significant impact New Jersey’s military installations have on the nation’s defense, the state’s economy, and local communities, the Task Force was created by Executive Order to help fortify our bases and make them less attractive targets for BRAC and mission loss.
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New Jersey Military Installation Growth and Development Task Force Report