Gateway Project Gains Political Power


29 Nov 2018 

The Democratic takeover of the U.S. House of Representatives will likely give the New York metro region political leeway — and potentially put Democrats in a position to twist arms and make deals with the Trump administration — as New York and New Jersey vie for federal dollars for the region’s estimated $30 billion infrastructure project.

That’s according to Jerry Zaro, the New Jersey trustee for the Gateway Development Corp., who spoke at NJBIZ’s “Moving the Gateway Program Forward” panel discussion, on Wednesday morning at The Imperia in Somerset.

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