"Today we take time to recognize the Cuban-Americans community in New Jersey. Cuban-Americans from the Garden State have long been leaders in every area of society. New Jerseyans has been greatly enriched by their contributions," said Governor Chris Christie. "As we celebrate today, we also honor those brave men and women who believed in the liberty and freedom of Cuba and fought to achieve that freedom."
"The Cuban-Americans in New Jersey are hard working, well educated family oriented residents who often run the small businesses that help make our State great," said Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno.
The text of the proclamation can be found below this release.
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