Election Contests and Ballot Measures

November 5, 2013 New Jersey General Election

New Jersey

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Governor & Lieutenant Governor
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Chris Christie - R
Websitewww.chrischristie.com
55
Kimberly M. Guadagno - R
Websitewww.kimfornj.com
58
Barbara Buono - D
Websitebarbarabuono.com
64
Milly Silva - D
William Araujo - PF
Websitewww.araujoforgovernor.com
Maria Salamanca - PF
Jeff Boss - I
Websitewww.bossforsenate.com
54
Robert G. Thorne
Kenneth R. Kaplan - L
Websitekaplanforgovernor.com
70
Brenda Bell - L
Diane W. Sare - D
Bruce Todd - D
Websitewww.toddforcongress.com
68
Hank Schroeder
Patricia Moschella - I
Steven Welzer - G
Websitewww.welzergreencampaign.org
67
Patricia Alessandrini - G
Websitewww.newmenu.org/votepatricia
New Jersey Senate
State Senator District 1
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Jeff Van Drew - D
Websitewww.vandrewteam.com
64
Susan Adelizzi Schmidt - R
Websitesusanforsenate.com
Tom Greto
Websiteteamgretohalleyboyce.com/Greto.html
State Senator District 2
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Jim Whelan - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=301?
68
Frank X. Balles - R
Websiteballesforsenate.com
State Senator District 3
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Stephen M. Sweeney - D
Websitesenatorsweeney.com
58
Niki A. Trunk - R
Websitenikiforsenate.com
State Senator District 4
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Fred Madden - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=230?
63
Giancarlo D'Orazio - R
State Senator District 5
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Donald W. Norcross - D
Websitewww.donaldnorcrossforcongress.com
58
Keith Walker - R
State Senator District 6
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James Beach - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=310
70
Sudhir Deshmukh - R
State Senator District 7
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Diane B. Allen - R
Websiteallen.senatenj.com
69
Gary Catrambone - D
Websitedelran.net/Gary.html
State Senator District 8
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Dawn Marie Addiego - R
Websiteaddiego.senatenj.com
55
Javier Vasquez - D
State Senator District 9
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Christopher J. Connors - R
Websiteconnors.senatenj.com
61
Anthony Mazzella - D
State Senator District 10
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James W. Holzapfel - R
Websiteholzapfel.senatenj.com
73
John Bendel - D
State Senator District 11
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Jennifer Beck - R
Websitewww.jenniferbecknj.com
50
Michael Brantley - D
Marie E. Amato-Juckiewicz
State Senator District 12
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Samuel D. Thompson - R
Websitethompson.senatenj.com
82
Raymond D. Dothard - D
State Senator District 13
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Joseph M. Kyrillos, Jr. - R
Websitewww.joekyrillos.com
57
Joseph Marques - D
Websitewww.joemarquesforsenate.com
Mac Dara F.X. Lyden
State Senator District 14
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Linda R. Greenstein, Esq. - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=329
67
Peter A. Inverso
Don Dezarn - L
State Senator District 15
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Shirley K. Turner - D
Websitewww.senatorturner.com
76
State Senator District 16
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Christopher "Kip" Bateman - R
Websitebateman.senatenj.com
60
Christian R. Mastondrea - D
State Senator District 17
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Bob Smith - D
Websitewww.senatorbobsmith.org
70
Brian D. Levine - R
Websitewww.co.somerset.nj.us/government/elected-officials/freeholders/brian-d-levine
State Senator District 18
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Peter Barnes - D
Websitewww.assemblymanbarnes.com
61
David Stahl - R
State Senator District 19
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Joseph F. Vitale - D
Websitewww.senatorjoevitale.org
62
Robert Luban - R
Websitelubanforsenate.com
State Senator District 20
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Raymond J. Lesniak - D
State Senator District 21
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Thomas H. Kean, Jr. - R
Websitewww.tomkean.com
49
Michael Komondy - D
State Senator District 22
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Nicholas Scutari - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/BIO.asp?Leg=237
48
Robert Sherr - R
State Senator District 23
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Michael J. Doherty - R
Websitedoherty.senatenj.com
54
Daniel Z. Seyler
Websitewww.njdistrict23.com
Gerard R. Bowers - D
Websitewarrencountydems.com/candidates-pages/gerald-bowers-23rd-district-senate-candidate
State Senator District 24
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Steven V. Oroho - R
Websiteoroho.senatenj.com
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Richard D. Tomko - D
Websitewww.tomko4senate.com
State Senator District 25
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Anthony "Tony" Bucco - R
Websitebucco.senatenj.com
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Maureen Castriotta
State Senator District 26
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Joe Pennacchio - R
Websitepennacchio.senatenj.com
62
Avery Ann Hart - D
Websitewww.averyhart.com
State Senator District 27
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Richard J. Codey - D
Lee S. Holtzman - R
Websiteholtzmanhagnerforassembly.com
43
State Senator District 28
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Ronald L. Rice - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=85
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Frank Contella - R
Websitewww.nutleynj.org/planning-board
State Senator District 29
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M. Teresa Ruiz - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=287
43
Raafat Barsoom - R
Pablo Olivera
Websiteteapartycheer.com/bios/mid-atlantic/new-jersey/pablo-olivera-nj-bio
59
State Senator District 30
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Robert W. Singer - R
Websitesinger.senatenj.com
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William H. Field - D
State Senator District 31
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Sandra Bolden Cunningham - D
Websitesenatorcunningham.com
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Maria Karczewski - R
Websitewww.mariakforcongress.com
State Senator District 32
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Nicholas J. Sacco - D
Websitewww.nicksacco.com
70
Paul Castelli - R
State Senator District 33
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Brian P. Stack - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=306
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James Sanford - R
Websitewww.ourcampaigns.com/CandidateDetail.html?CandidateID=331327
State Senator District 34
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Nia H. Gill - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=126
69
Joseph S. Cupoli - R
State Senator District 35
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Nellie Pou - D
Websitewww.nelliepou.com
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Lynda Gallashaw - R
State Senator District 36
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Paul A. Sarlo - D
Websitewww.senatorpaulsarlo.com
49
Brian A. Fitzhenry - R
State Senator District 37
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Loretta Weinberg - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=260
82
Paul A. Duggan - R
State Senator District 38
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Bob Gordon - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=307
67
Fernando A. Alonso - R
State Senator District 39
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Gerald Cardinale, DDS - R
Websitegerrycardinale.com
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Jane Bidwell - D
Websitewww.bidwellforsenate.com
State Senator District 40
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Kevin J. O'Toole - R
Websiteotoole.senatenj.com
53
William Meredith Ashley - D
New Jersey House
State Representative District 1
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Nelson T. Albano - D
Websitewww.assemblydems.com/memberindex.asp?RosterKey=248?
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Bob Andrzejczak - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=357
31
Samuel Fiocchi - R
Websitewww.njassemblyrepublicans.com/?works=assemblyman-sam-fiocchi
Kristine Gabor - R
Websitesamandkristineforassembly.com
State Representative District 2
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Vincent Mazzeo - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=368
53
Nick Russo - D
John F. Amodeo - R
Websitewww.chrisbrownforassembly.com/johnamodeo-bio.html
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Chris Brown - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=337
53
Gary Stein - I
Websitewww.steinforcongress.com
61
State Representative District 3
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John J. Burzichelli - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=200
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Celeste M. Riley - D
Websitewww.njlegdistrict3.com
Larry Wallace - R
Bob Vanderslice - R
State Representative District 4
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Paul D. Moriarty - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=250
61
Gabriela Mosquera - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=356
40
Philip Dieser - R
Websiteld4dieserliddell.com
Theodore M. Liddell - R
Websiteld4dieserliddell.com
State Representative District 5
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Angel Fuentes - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=317
56
Gilbert L. "Whip" Wilson - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=325?
70
David Ragonese - R
George Wagoner - R
State Representative District 6
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Louis D. Greenwald - D
Websitelougreenwald.com
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Pamela R. Lampitt - D
Websitepamlampitt.com
56
Chris Leone-Zwillinger - R
George R. Fisher - R
State Representative District 7
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Herbert C. Conaway, Jr. - D
Websitewww.herbconaway.com
Troy Singleton - D
Websitewww.troysingleton.com
44
Anthony Ogozalek - R
Jeff Banasz - R
State Representative District 8
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Robert L. McGowan - D
Ava Markey - D
Christopher Brown - R
Websitedistrict8.senatenj.com/brown.php
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Maria Rodriguez-Gregg - R
Websitedistrict8.senatenj.com/rodriguez-gregg.php
36
State Representative District 9
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Peter Ferwerda, III - D
Christopher J. McManus - D
Brian E. Rumpf - R
Websitedistrict9.senatenj.com/rumpf.php?
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Dianne C. Gove - R
Websitedistrict9.senatenj.com/gove.php?
66
State Representative District 10
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Susan Kane - D
Amber Gesslein - D
David W. Wolfe - R
Websitedistrict10.senatenj.com/wolfe.php
75
Gregory P. McGuckin - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=341
56
State Representative District 11
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Edward Zipprich - D
Kevin McMillan - D
Mary Pat Angelini - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=276
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Caroline Casagrande - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=278
40
State Representative District 12
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Lawrence J. Furman - D
Websitefurmanfornewjersey.com
Nicholas Nellegar - D
Ronald S. Dancer - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=352?
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Robert D. Clifton - R
Diane Bindler
State Representative District 13
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Allison Friedman - D
Websitewww.ld13assemblynj.com/allison.html?
Matthew Morehead - D
Websitewww.ld13assemblynj.com/matthew.html
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Amy Handlin - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/BIO.asp?Leg=254
61
Declan O'Scanlon, Jr. - R
Websitewww.declanoscanlon.com
54
Karen Anne Zaletel - I
State Representative District 14
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Wayne P. DeAngelo - D
Websitewww.waynedeangelo.org
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Daniel R. Benson - D
Websitewww.danbenson.com
41
Ronald Haas - R
Steven Cook - R
Sean O'Connor - L
Steven J. Uccio - R
State Representative District 15
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Reed Gusciora - D
Websitewww.reedgusciora.com
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Bonnie Watson Coleman - D
Websitebonnieforcongress.com
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Kim Taylor - R
Websitewww.taylorandgraf.net
Anthony Giordano - R
Websitegiordanoforassembly.com
State Representative District 16
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Marie Corfield - D
Websitewww.corfieldforassembly.com
Ida Ochoteco - D
Jack M. Ciattarelli - R
Websiteciattarelli.com
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Donna M. Simon - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=354
57
Patrick McKnight - L
Websitemcknight2012.com
State Representative District 17
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Joseph V. Egan - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=201
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Upendra J. Chivukula - D
Websitechivukulanj.com
67
Carlo A. DiLalla - R
Sanjay Patel - R
State Representative District 18
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Patrick Diegnan, Jr. - D
Nancy Pinkin - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=361
Robert A. Bengivenga, Jr. - R
Lisa Goldhamer - R
Sheila Angalet
State Representative District 19
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Craig J. Coughlin - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=319?
59
John S. Wisniewski - D
Websitewisniewskifornj.com
55
Arif Khan - R
Stephanie Ziemba - R
State Representative District 20
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Joseph Cryan - D
Websitewww.cryanforsenate.com
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Annette Quijano - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=309
55
Charles Donnelly - R
Christopher Hackett - R
State Representative District 21
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Norman W. Albert - D
Jill Anne Lazare - D
Jon Bramnick - R
Websitewww.votebramnick.com
64
Nancy F. Munoz - R
Websitewww.nancymunoz.net
63
State Representative District 22
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Gerald "Jerry" Green - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=54?
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Linda Stender - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=205
66
Jeffrey D. First - R
Websitejoanvanpelt.wordpress.com
John Campbell - R
Websitewww.campbell4nj.com
State Representative District 23
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John Valentine - D
Ralph Drake - D
Erik C. Peterson - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=320?
51
John DiMaio - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=313
61
State Representative District 24
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Susan M. Williams - D
Websitewww.dem24nj.com/susan_williams
William "Bill" Weightman - D
Websitewww.dem24nj.com/bill_weightman
Alison Littell McHose - R
Websitewww.alisonmchose.com
52
F. Parker Space - R
Websitewww.parkerspace.org
State Representative District 25
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Michael Patrick Carroll - R
Websitewww.michaelcarroll.com
59
Anthony M. Bucco, Jr. - R
Websitebucco.senatenj.com
55
Rebecca Feldman
Jack Curtis
State Representative District 26
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Elliot Isibor - D
Websitewww.elliotisibor.com
Joseph Raich - D
Jay Webber - R
Bettylou Decroce - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=355
64
State Representative District 27
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John F. McKeon - D
Websitewww.johnfmckeon.com
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Mila M. Jasey - D
Websitewww.jaseyforassembly.org
66
Angelo Tedesco - R
Laura M. Ali - R
State Representative District 28
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Cleopatra G. Tucker - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=285?
74
Ralph R. Caputo - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=286?
76
James Boydston - R
Peter S. Manning - R
State Representative District 29
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L. Grace Spencer - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=288?
49
Eliana Pintor Marin - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=362
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Aracelis Sanabria Tejada - R
Elaine L. Guarino - R
State Representative District 30
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Lorelei Rouvrais - D
Websitewww.lrouvrais.com
Jimmy Esposito - D
Websitewww.jimmyesposito.com
Sean T. Kean - R
Websiteseankean.senatenj.com
54
David P. Rible - R
Websitewww.daverible.com
50
State Representative District 31
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Charles Mainor - D
Websitecharlesmainor.com
50
Jason O'Donnell - D
Websiteodonnellforassembly.com/
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Gerard Pizzillo - R
Juanita Lopez - R
State Representative District 32
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Vincent Prieto - D
Websitevincentprieto.com
57
Angelica M. Jimenez - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=344?
52
Maria Malavasi-Quartello - R
Lee Marie Gomez - R
State Representative District 33
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Carmelo G. Garcia - D
Websitewww.myhhanj.com/executive%20director.html
Raj Mukherji - D
Websitewww.electraj.com
Jude Anthony Tiscornia - R
Armando Hernandez - R
State Representative District 34
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Sheila Y. Oliver - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=242
65
Thomas P. Giblin - D
Websitewww.assemblymangiblin.com
70
David Rios - R
Michael C. Urciouli - R
State Representative District 35
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Shavonda E. Sumter - D
Websiteshavondasumter.com
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Benjie E. Wimberly - D
Websitewww.benjiewimberly.com
52
Rhina Tavarez - R
Maria Del Pilar Rivas - R
State Representative District 36
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Gary S. Schaer - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=258
66
Marlene Caride - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=348
54
Rosina Romano - R
Websitewww.district36gop.com
Foster Lowe - R
State Representative District 37
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Gordon M. Johnson - D
Websitewww.johnsonfornewjersey.com
67
Valerie Vainieri Huttle - D
Websitewww.valeriehuttle.com
61
Dierdre G. Paul - R
Gino Tessaro - R
State Representative District 38
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Timothy J. Eustace - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=369
60
Joseph Lagana - D
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=367
38
Joan Fragala - R
Joseph J. Scarpa - R
State Representative District 39
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Anthony N. Iannarelli, Jr. - D
Websitewww.aiannarelli.com
Donna C. Abene - D
Robert Auth - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=366
Holly Schepisi - R
Websitewww.hollyschepisi.com
45
State Representative District 40
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Anthony J. Galietti - D
Leo Arcuri - D
David C. Russo - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?Leg=124?
64
Scott T. Rumana - R
Websitewww.njleg.state.nj.us/members/bio.asp?leg=297
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Referendums and Ballot Measures
Constitutional Amendment to Permit Money from Existing Games of Chance to Support Veterans’ Organizations
Do you approve amending the Constitution to allow veterans’ organizations to use money collected from existing games of chance to support their organizations?YesNo
Constitutional amendment to set a state minimum wage with annual cost of living increases.
Do you approve amending the State Constitution to set a State minimum wage rate of at least $8.25 per hour? The amendment also requires annual increases in that rate if there are annual increases in the cost of living.YesNo
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