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History-Making NJ Politician Speaking at Black History Month Event

Shiela Oliver Has Served as the NJ General Assembly's First African-American Speaker Since 2010
Speaker Shiela Oliver
Assembly Speaker Shiela Oliver will be speaking tonight at the New Brunswick Free Public Library New Jersey Assembly

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Shiela Oliver, an Essex County politician who made history in 2010 when she was elected Speaker of the NJ General Assembly, is the first African-American woman to hold the title.

And tonight she'll be speaking at the New Brunswick Free Public Library, in honor of Black History Month.

The event starts at 7pm in the Carl Valenti Community Room.  It is free and open to the public.