Peter Francisco Day (March 15) officially signed into law in New Jersey



Paying tribute to one of the most famous privates of the Revolutionary War, Assembly members Eliana Pintor Marin, Eric Houghtaling and Joann Downey released the following statements on their measure (AJR-157) to designate March 15 of each year as “Peter Francisco Day” in New Jersey, which was signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy on May 10, 2019.

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