Elections Top Stories

May 27, 2020

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The primary election is July 7, 2020. The Morris County Board of Elections is closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, so all voter registration applications and/or change of party affiliation forms should be mailed to the Morris County Clerk at 10 Court Street, Morristown, NJ ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The Primary Election is July 7, 2020. The Morris County Board of Elections is closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, so all voter registration applications and/or change of party affiliation forms should be mailed to the Morris County Clerk at 10 Court Street, Morristown NJ ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - The voter registration deadline for Union County residents is Tuesday, June 16, to participate in the July 7 Primary Election, according to a release from the Union County Public Administration Office. “If you are eligible to vote in Union County but not yet registered, please ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The Primary Election is July 7, 2020. The Morris County Board of Elections is closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, so all voter registration applications and/or change of party affiliation forms should be mailed to the Morris County Clerk at 10 Court Street, Morristown NJ ...

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BARNEGAT/WARETOWN, NJ - Primary elections are slated for July 7th in New Jersey with the choices between Democrats and Republicans for their party's line. Independent candidates and Board of Education candidates still have time to announce their candidacy for the general election. Those late to ...

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NUTLEY, NJ  - In a historic election, Parks and Recreation Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci recently tied with Public Works Commissioner Joseph P. Scarpelli for mayor. This election was unique due to both the tie and also the first to have totally mailed in ballots. The results of 4,586 for both ...

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(EAST ORANGE, NJ) - Former East Orange Mayor, Thomas H. Cooke, Jr. passed away the morning of May 18, 2020 at the age of 90. Mayor Cooke was a trailblazer and the City's second African American-elected Mayor from 1978 to 1986. Most recently, Mayor Cooke was honored posthumously at the 2020 East ...

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Parsippany, NJ – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) joined Representative Jimmy Panetta (CA-20), Representative Peter King (NY-02), and 36 of their colleagues to introduce the bipartisan National Guard COVID-19 Earned Benefits Guarantee Act. According to recent reporting, the Administration ...

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Parsippany, NJ – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) joined Representative Jimmy Panetta (CA-20), Representative Peter King (NY-02), and 36 of their colleagues to introduce the bipartisan National Guard COVID-19 Earned Benefits Guarantee Act. According to recent reporting, the Administration ...

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(EAST ORANGE, NJ) - Former East Orange Mayor, Thomas H. Cooke, Jr. passed away the morning of May 18, 2020 at the age of 90. Mayor Cooke was a trailblazer and the City's second African American-elected Mayor from 1978 to 1986. Most recently, Mayor Cooke was honored posthumously at the 2020 East ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Civil Rights Commission will be holding a virtual voter information session for residents on Wednesday, May 27 at 7:00pm. Bloomfield Municipal Clerk Louise Palagano will serve as a presenter for the session.  “The COVID-19 crisis has impacted all parts of our ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Per Governor Phil Murphy’s announcement, the July 7 Primary Election will be conducted primarily by mail-in ballots to help reduce the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Before the election, all registered Democrats and Republicans in the state will receive a mail-in ...

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TAPinto is a network of more than 80 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues.  We do not endorse candidates. Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and ...

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NUTLEY, NJ  - In a historic election, Parks and Recreation Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci recently tied with Public Works Commissioner Joseph P. Scarpelli for mayor. This election was unique due to both the tie and also the first to have totally mailed in ballots. The results of 4,586 for both ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Councilman William McKoy, the longest serving member of the Paterson’s legislative body, is seeking a recount after vote totals showed Alex Mendez, a former councilman and mayoral candidate, beating him out by 245 votes in the 3rd Ward contest. Filed in Passaic County Superior ...

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CRANFORD - Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi advises residents that New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has ordered that the upcoming July 7 Primary Election will take place primarily by mail-in ballot, in order to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Existing New Jersey state law permits all ...

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Biden leads Trump by double digits in 2020 match-up in New Jersey NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 54% of registered voters in New Jersey agree that the state should replace its July primary election – usually an in-person endeavor – entirely with voting by mail, according to ...

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Biden leads Trump by double digits in 2020 match-up in New Jersey NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 54% of registered voters in New Jersey agree that the state should replace its July primary election – usually an in-person endeavor – entirely with voting by mail, according to ...

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Biden leads Trump by double digits in 2020 match-up in New Jersey NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 54% of registered voters in New Jersey agree that the state should replace its July primary election – usually an in-person endeavor – entirely with voting by mail, according to ...

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OCEAN/BURLINGTON, NJ –  A Republican debate for the Third Congressional District primary election is in the works, with TAPintoBarnegat/Waretown Editor Stephanie Faughnan and Matt Rooney of Save Jersey acting as moderators. The details, dates, and format will be released as soon as they become ...

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On Monday night, Our Revolution New Jersey endorsed Charlie Baranski, the progressive candidate for Morris County Freeholder. "Charlie is the bold voice that Morris County Democrats have been looking for at the county level. His locally-focused progressive ideas can cut across all political party ...

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On Monday night, Our Revolution New Jersey endorsed Charlie Baranski, the progressive candidate for Morris County Freeholder. "Charlie is the bold voice that Morris County Democrats have been looking for at the county level. His locally-focused progressive ideas can cut across all political party ...

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Biden leads Trump by double digits in 2020 match-up in New Jersey NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 54% of registered voters in New Jersey agree that the state should replace its July primary election – usually an in-person endeavor – entirely with voting by mail, according to ...

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TAPinto is a network of more than 80 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues.  We do not endorse candidates. Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ -- Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi advises residents that Gov. Phil Murphy has ordered that the upcoming July 7 Primary Election will take place primarily by mail-in ballot, in order to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Existing New Jersey state law permits all ...

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PATERSON, NJ - According to unofficial results, former Councilman, and mayoral candidate, Alex Mendez will return to the Paterson City Council when the body reorganizes July 1. While Mendez appears to have bested his nearest competitor Bill McKoy, the body’s longest serving member, by 245 votes, ...

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TAPinto is a network of more than 80 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues. We do not endorse candidates. Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and ...

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WATCH- MONMOUTH COUNTY CLERK UPDATE ON JULY 7TH PRIMARY VOTING:  MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising all voters that Governor Murphy announced major changes to the July 7, 2020 Primary Election process. This comes after the initial change in the ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising all voters that Governor Murphy announced major changes to the July 7, 2020 Primary Election process. This comes after the initial change in the Primary Election date from June 2nd to July 7th, announced last ...

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OCEAN/BURLINGTON, NJ –   A Republican debate for the Third Congressional District primary election is in the works, with TAPintoBarnegat/Waretown Editor Stephanie Faughnan and Matt Rooney of Save Jersey acting as moderators. The details, dates, and format will be released as soon as they become ...

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