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NEW JERSEY

Your complete directory of New Jersey candidates for Governor, State Cabinet, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state political parties ... the official state election office ... and state news sources.

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Christie Whitman - 1993

CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)

Primary Filing Deadline: April 4, 2016
Third Party & Independent Filing Deadline: June 7, 2016
Primary: June 7, 2016

This page was last updated on May 15, 2016


GOVERNOR:
[ Chris Christie (R)* - Term-Limited in 2017. ]
Kip Bateman (R) - State Sen.
Jon Bramnick (R) - State Assembly Minority Leader, Ex-Plainfield City Councilman & Attorney
Jack Ciattarelli (R) - State Assemblyman
Joe DiVincenzo (D) - Essex County Executive & Ex-Essex County Freeholder
Mike Doherty (R) - State Sen., Ex-State Assemblyman, Ex-Warren County Freeholder, Attorney & Army Veteran
Shaun Golden (R) - Monmouth County Sheriff
Kim Guadagno (R) - Lt. Governor, Ex-Monmouth County Sheriff & Attorney
Tom Kean Jr. (R) - State Sen. & '06 US Sen. Nominee
Jay Webber (R) - State Assenblyman
Richard Codey (D) - State Sen. & Ex-Acting Governor
Steve Fulop (D) - Jersey City Mayor, Invesment Banker, Iraq War Veteran & '04 US Rep. Candidate
Lou Greenwald (D) - State Assemblyman

Ray Lesniak (D) - State Sen., Ex-State Assemblyman, Attorney & Army Veteran

Phil Murphy (D) - Ex-US Ambassador to Germany & Ex-Wall Street Executive
Stephen Sweeney (D) - State Senate President, Ex-Gloucester County Freeholder & Labor Union Organizer
Ron Rice (D) - State Sen.
Troy Singleton (D) - State Assemblyman
John Wisniewski (D) - State Assemblyman & Attorney

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2017.

Jim Florio - 1989

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR (& SECRETARY OF STATE):
Kim Guadagno (R)*


STATE LEGISLATURE:

State Assembly - ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )

State Senate - ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )

Bill Bradley - 1978


U.S. SENATE:

Bob Menendez (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2018.
Donald Norcross (D) - Congressman, Ex-State Sen. & Electrician

Jerry Watson (R)

Clifford Case - 1954

Cory Booker (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2020.


U.S. CONGRESS:

District 1:
Donald Norcross (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Alex Law (D) - Corporate Strategy Consultant & Progressive Activist
Bob Patterson (R) - Trade Association Executive & Ex-Gubernatorial Aide

District 2:
Frank LoBiondo (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Dave Cole (D) - Businessman, Ex-Obama White House Aide, Software Engineer & '14 Candidate
Tino Rozzo (D) - Painting Contractor, Socialist Activist & Frequent Candidate
James Keenan (Independent) - Maintenance Supervisor

Dick Zimmer for Congress

District 3:
Tom MacArthur (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Jim Keady (D) - Ex-Asbury Park City Councilman, Bar Owner & '15 State Assembly Nominee
Frederick John LaVergne (D) - Loan Officer & '12/'14 Candidate

District 4:
Chris Smith (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Bruce MacDonald (R) - Jeweler & '11 State Assembly Candidate
Lorna Phillipson (D) - Ex-Venture Capitalist, Ex-Investment Banker & '15 State Assembly Nominee

District 5:
E. Scott Garrett (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Michael Cino (R) - Energy Executive, Environmental Consultant & Frequent Candidate
Peter Vallorosi (R) - Construction Contractor
Josh Gottheimer (D) - Ex-Clinton White House Speechwriter & Communications Executive

Jules Levin - Socialist for Congress

District 6:
Frank Pallone (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Brent Sonnek-Schmelz (R) - Businessman & Attorney

District 7:
Leonard Lance (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Craig Heard (R) - Businessman & Accountant
David Larsen (R) - Manufacturer & Frequent Candidate
Peter Jacob (D) - Community Organizer & Progressive Activist

District 8:
Albio Sires (D)*
Eloy Delgado (D) - Teacher & Community Activist
Agha Khan (R) - Hospital Applications Coordinator & IT Analyst

Bob Torricelli for Congress - 1982

District 9:
Bill Pascrell (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Hector Castillo (R) - Physician & Frequent Candidate

District 10:
Donald Payne Jr. (D)* - (Campaign Site)
David Pinckney (R) - Teacher & Frequent Candidate

Congresswoman Marge Roukema

District 11:
Rodney Frelinghuysen (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Rick Van Glahn (R) - Home Improvement Contractor, Church Deacon & '14 Candidate
Lee Ann Brogowski (D) - IT Consultant, Ex-Teacher & '14 Candidate
Richard McFarlane (D) - Wanaque School Board Member, Businessman & Progressive Activist
Joe Wenzel (D) - Ex-Clifton School Board Member & Attorney

District 12:
Bonnie Watson-Coleman (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Alex Kucsma (D) - Ex-Franklin Township Mayor, College Professor & Army Veteran
Steven Uccio (R) - Businessman & Frequent Candidate


Liz Macron - Libertarian

STATE POLITICAL PARTIES:

Constitution Party of New Jersey
New Jersey Democratic Party
Democratic-Republican Party of New Jersey
Green Party of New Jersey
New Jersey Libertarian Party
New Jersey Republican Party


Jim McGreevey for Governor

STATE ELECTION OFFICES:

State Division of Elections

State Election Law Enforcement Commission


Senator Harrison Williams

STATE NEWS SOURCES:

Asbury Park Press
The Press of Atlantic City
Bergen Record
Bridgeton Evening News
Bridgewater Courier-News
Burlington County Times
Business News New Jersey
Camden Courier-Post
East Brunswick Home News & Tribune
Gloucester County Times
Hudson County Jersey Journal
Hunterdon County Democrat

Charlie Sandman for Governor - 1973

InJersey.com - Gannett State Bureau Report
JerseyPolitics.com
Manahawkin Times Beacon
Morris County Daily Record
Newark Star-Ledger
New Jersey Herald (Sussex County)
New Jersey Online (Newark Star-Ledger & Trenton Times)
New Jersey Public Television & Radio (PBS)
New Jersey Reporter (Public Policy Center of New Jersey)
NJ.com News
- (Politics Section)
NJTV Public Television
NJ Voter Information (Rutgers University)
News-12 New Jersey (TV - Cablevision)
NorthJersey.com
North Jersey Herald News (Passaic County)
PolitickerNJ.com
Princeton Packet
Salem County Today's Sunbeam
Trenton Times
The Trentonian
Westfield Leader
WZBN TV-25 (Cablevision - Mercer)

Yes Casinos - Atlantic City - 1978

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