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Jay Lassiter started covering New Jersey politics in 2005 as a blogger for BlueJersey.com. After a stint as America's first State House blogger, Jay did communication for Congressman Rob Andrews and Congressman John Adler. Jay's best known for his work legalizing medical marijuana and gay marriage and for working to end N.J.'s death penalty.