JH: My interest in politics arose from my desire to pursue a career in public service aimed at giving back to the community hat that given me so much.
CDNJ: Which accomplishment are you most proud of?
JH: Roselle First, Park Renovations, and Development Projects.
CDNJ: Most College Democrats' members plan on remaining active in politics and government after college. What would you tell students who are planning to enter the world of public service?
JH: Being active in politics and government after college has a lot of gratification. Knowing that you are able to help others in your community and within in the state is a gratifying feel. By staying active in politics and government after college, you can help your community, along with it being a great networking plan. It is also a way to advocate for what you and your community believes in, needs, and wants.
CDNJ: How have you found meaning through your political work?
JH: Yes. Seeing the lives of others change for the better.
CDNJ: As an member on the Higher Education Committee, what do you think is the best way to make college/universities more affordable in the State of New Jersey?
JH: As a Higher Education Committee, I think the best way to make college/universities more affordable in the State of New Jersey is to shift the federal power to the states. This will cause for the states to be more accountable based on what students need and what their state needs when it comes down to the cost of universities/colleges. I am a sponsor of ACR-200 in the Assembly, which encourages New Jersey Colleges and Universities to offer $10,000 degree programs.
CDNJ: What are your thoughts on BlackLivesMatter movement?
JH: As a society, we all must understand that all lives matter. The BlackLivesMatter movement shows the public that there are specific problems that are happening in African American communities that are not going through others. The BlackLivesMatter movement addresses issues that need to be addressed.
CDNJ: What is your favorite place to hang out?
JH: Central Park Restaurant in Roselle
CDNJ: Starbucks or Dunkin?
JH: Definitely Starbucks!
CDNJ: Fun Fact?
JH: I am a funny guy in person.