Assembly panel to target NJ economic woes

(AP) - A special state Assembly panel will meetthis week to discuss ways to revive New Jersey's economy and createjobs.Details regarding Thursday's hearing remain a

TRENTON - (AP) - A special state Assembly panel will meetthis week to discuss ways to revive New Jersey's economy and createjobs.

Details regarding Thursday's hearing remain a work in progress,partly because plans for the session only began developing lateFriday afternoon.

It's also not clear yet how many lawmakers will be part of thepanel.

Speaker Sheila Oliver says Democratic and Republican members ofsix committees - budget, commerce and economic development,financial institutions and insurance, labor, telecommunications andutilities and transportation - will be asked to serve.

Also invited are economic development officials from Gov. ChrisChristie's administration and business leaders from across thestate.

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