Yesterday was Human Trafficking Awareness Day across the country. In Trenton, a rally was held on the State House steps and was followed by presentations by the Attorney General and others working to combat this crime.
Below, are links to the remarks by the speakers at the rally – lawmakers from across the political spectrum as well as representatives from the Polaris Project, an international NGO devoted to combat human trafficking.
Patricia Devine Harms – Junior Leagues
Congressman Chris Smith
Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle
Senator Nellie Pou
Senator Tom Kean Jr
Assemblywoman Alison Littell McHose
Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter
Assemblyman Upendra Chivukula
Justin Zimmerman for Senator Nia Gill
Kate Keisel and Ingrid Johnson of The Polaris Project