Milam announces his retirement from LD 1 ticket

VINELAND – At a campaign event in the Cosmopolitan here, Assemblyman Matt Milam (D-1) said he is leaving the LD 1 ticket.

“I am announcing my retirement,” Milam said. “It was a great honor to be able to serve.”

Assemblyman Nelson Albano (D-1) next stepped to the microphone.

“I promised I would not let myself to get emotional about tonight,” Albano said. “It is the proudest thing I have ever done. But I tell you, you people need to be proud because you have the best legislative team in the State of New Jersey.”

Milam told the crowd he needs to tend to his business.

“I respect and admire you for the decision you made,” Albano said. “Matt, I love you.”

Milam announces his retirement from LD 1 ticket