Samsel Upper Elementary School students propose bill to designate salt water taffy as NJ state candy
New Jersey could soon have a state candy thanks to a group of fifth-graders from Sayreville.
A state Assembly committee approved a bill Thursday that would make salt water taffy the official state treat.
The students from Samsel Upper Elementary School joined their local assemblyman in testifying before the panel in Trenton.
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