Called the "backbone" of GOP and Christie fundraising, she works closely with Hanson by day and hobnobs with top business and political leaders by night.

"The women who are making things happen in New Jersey deserve recognition, so I am again submitting to you a list of “Power Women” in our great state. "

- Senator Loretta Weinberg*

"More than 300 people jammed into the basement of Iron Bar, here in the town where Governor Chris Christie got his political start more than two decades ago, to witness his first presidential debate performance on Thursday night...roughly 350 tickets were sold for the fundraiser, likely raising about $15,000 for the state party.

Christie’s fundraising maven had a good week [giving Christie] more than $8 million ahead of the November election.

“The truth is that there are dynamic and powerful women in New Jersey who deserve recognition for their work – so here is my ‘Power List’ of women in alphabetical order.”

- Senator Loretta Weinberg*

*Loretta Weinberg is the current Senate Democrat Majority Leader and represents the 37th Legislative District.