SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Assemblyman Jerry Green, Assemblywoman Linda Stender and State Senator Nick Scutari, all of the 22nd Legislative District which represents Fanwood, Scotch Plains and Plainfield, attended a campaign launch event at the Scotch Plains Italian-American Club in Scotch Plains on Thursday evening.

The main ballroom was filled with supporters who came out to meet the candidates.

Stender also took the opportunity to finally meet Vivian Wilson, the Scotch Plains toddler who inspired her to support the medical marijuana bill that recently was passed in the New Jersey Legislature.