“I’m really excited to run for office for the first time. I think Jersey City is an amazing place, it’s something that I hear from all the residents that I talk to, but I also think that we can do better,” Solomon said during an interview outside City Hall on Thursday. We need sort of progressive, independent leadership and then we can reform things like development in the city, think about our long-term infrastructure plan and just sort of represent people from an unbought and unbossed basis and that’s why I’m running.”

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