Affordability Summit

Events on 18 Sep , 2017

You are invited to attend Opportunity New Jersey’s first ever Affordability Summit! Join hundreds of New Jersey businesses to help shape a new Affordability Agenda for everyone in New Jersey.

  • Lower taxes
  • Less regulations
  • Improved infrastructure
  • More qualified workforce



You will hear from:

  • Rev. DeForest “Buster” Soaries – minister, author and public advocate;
  • Prof. James Hughes – noted economist and frequent analyst for prominent news outlets;
  • Tom Byrne – policy expert on New Jersey’s economic condition;
  • Steve Van Kuiken – author of a recently released comprehensive study of the state economy; and
  • veteran news reporters who have covered Trenton and the state for years.

Both major party candidates for governor – Kim Guadagno and Phil Murhpy – have been invited.

The Summit will take place on September 18th at the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, a state-of-the-art meeting facility and community center.  Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. and the Summit begins at 9:00 a.m.  You can register in advance by clicking here or calling Opportunity New Jersey at (609) 393-6998.  There is a $50.00 registration fee to offset the cost of the event.