Assemblywoman Quijano is a firm believer that your education is a crucial investment for every individual. Seizing an opportunity to make the best “you” that you can be is only made possible by the educators and educational institutions in our State. Quijano fights for all three: taking action to make college more affordable, securing the proper resources for teachers, and fighting for grants for our schools and universities across New Jersey. Most recently Quijano sponsored a bill to encourage police, firefighters, teachers, sanitation & corrections workers to buy homes in towns where they work. Read more here: http://www.assemblydems.com/Article.asp?ArticleID=9941.
Assemblywoman Quijano also sponsored legislation that establishes a loan redemption program for teachers employed in chronically failing schools, and another bill that provides gross income tax credit for interest paid on certain student loans.