• Petitioning State Rep. Linda Stender

This petition will be delivered to:

New Jersey-022A
State Rep. Linda Stender
New Jersey-002
State Sen. Jim Whelan
New Jersey
Gov. Chris Christie

"New Jersey, USA" by Nelson Trout, to be the the official state ballad of the state of New Jersey.

    1. Jesse Horton
    2. Petition by

      Jesse Horton

      Millville, NJ

We invite you to take a moment to listen to "New Jersey, USA" by Nelson Trout.

If the video happens to not be working correctly;

You can listen to "New Jersey, USA" on YouTube.

"New Jersey, USA" captures the beautiful sense of what New Jersey really is. From our gorgeous beaches, to the breath-taking scenery, and it's the home of some of the most talented singers and songwriters alive today, and before our time.

If you feel that this song should be the official state ballad of the state of New Jersey, please help us out by signing this petition!

"New Jersey, USA" was produced by Robert Federici, of Polygon Studions, in Cherry Hill, New Jersey

The bill numbers in Trenton, NJ are: S1370 A1085.

A special thank you from,

Nelson Trout and friends.

State Rep. Linda Stender, New Jersey-022A
State Sen. Jim Whelan, New Jersey-002
Gov. Chris Christie, New Jersey
"New Jersey, USA" by Nelson Trout, to be the official state ballad of the state of New Jersey.

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Recent signatures


    1. Reached 250 signatures
    2. We've reached our 100 petitions milestone for "New Jersey, USA"!

      Jesse Horton
      Petition Organizer

      Thank you all for helping us make this a success in our near future! Keep spreading the word to all your friends, and get more petitions to help make this happen!

      Thank you dearly,
      Nelson Trout, friends and family.

    3. Reached 100 signatures


    Reasons for signing

    • Teri McCafferty MILLVILLE, NJ
      • 4 months ago

      A absolutely beautiful song! So appropriate for NJ.

    • Lisa Cossaboon MILLVILLE, NJ
      • 6 months ago

      If any song were to be used to represent our state, it would best be written by Nelson Trout!

    • Sondra Brecht AVON PARK, FL
      • 6 months ago

      I grew up in New Jersey and lived there until I retired 7 years ago and feel this song would be great for the state of New Jersey.

    • Kenneth Brecht AVON PARK, FL
      • 6 months ago

      Lived in NJ for almost 70 Years and this song Depicts Everything I remember about NJ.

    • Edward Onda WILLIAMSTOWN, NJ
      • 6 months ago

      Its good for the state!


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