"This is my son's day, so I'm staying out of it," Bruce Springsteen told WABC. "We're very proud. We're very proud. ... It was a long road. He was very dedicated for quite a few years, and we're just excited for him today."
Sam Springsteen is one of 204 new firefighters hired under Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop's administration, NJ.com reported. The mayor met with Bruce Springsteen and Scialfa in his office and posed for pictures. "They're such nice ppl," he tweeted.
Like his father, Sam Springsteen chose to be low-key about his graduation and his famous parents.
“I’m going to take a pass on this one,” he told reporters. “Sorry, folks. I don’t have too much to say.”