Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumpter discusses a package of measures aimed at reversing maternal mortality rates in New Jersey.
At a conference in Newark, health care workers, policy makers and state leaders are gathering. Proposing prevention strategies and improvements to obstetric care.
The committee also voted to release a resolution to set up a commission to review life imprisonment for juvenile offenders.
Improving the lives of the smallest New Jersey residents will take time, money and determination, but now there’s a benchmark to measure progress.
If you live in the northern half of the state, not only are you more likely to live longer, but odds are pretty good your quality of life will be better, too.