Caruso to leave Assembly majority

Assembly Majority Executive Director Bill Caruso is leaving his post next month, according to a source familiar with his decision.

According to the source, Caruso began announcing his departure to caucus members today.

Caruso has not said where he is going.

A former chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews, Caruso has served the Assembly majority for the past four and a half years and has helped shepherd through several pieces of landmark legislation including pension and health benefits reform and most recently a host of gun control measures.

The source told PolitickerNJ his departure has been in the works for some time.

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