Elections

July 28, 2021

BAYONNE, NJ - Though local voters won't see his name on the ballot for more than nine months, Mayor Jimmy Davis has already received the support of two powerful labor organizations in anticipation of his run for reelection in 2022. At a breakfast hosted on Tuesday, July 20, the Hudson County ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Jodi Casais and Pamela Sclafane will seek reelection to the Bayonne Board of Education, running on a ticket with Melissa R. Godesky. Also filing petitions to seek one of the three seats up for grabs were Nicole Gabriele, Gina Irizarry, Petra Ghaly and Charles Ryan. Elected in 2018, ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - The Hudson County Republican Organization will hold their Party reorganization on Tuesday, June 15, Chairman Jose Arango has announced. The event take place at the Boulevard (formerly Scheutzen Park), 3167 John F Kennedy Blvd in North Bergen and begin at 6:00 p.m.  A vote for ...

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NEW JERSEY - Primary Election Day is Tuesday, June 8. Candidates for General Assembly, State Senate, and Governor, will appear on the ballot. Polls will be open for in-person voting across the state.  For those registered voters wishing to cast their ballot by mail, the deadline to request a ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - With Bayonne’s municipal election less than a year away, anonymous sources are claiming that Mayor Jimmy Davis is interviewing replacement candidate on his ticket for Council President Sharon Ashe-Nadrowski and Second Ward Councilman Sal Gullace. The only problem is that Davis has ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Despite legal challenges and protests from progressives, the Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO) announced its endorsements for the June 2021 primary. Gov. Phil Murphy, with a recent poll statewide showing his approval rating at more than 58 percent of likely voters, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Touting a record of accomplishments on a state and local level, Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti has said that he will run for reelection to his seat in the 31st District, despite losing the endorsement of the mayor of Bayonne and the Hudson County Democratic ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A new law signed by Governor Phil Murphy on Tuesday will give voters more opportunities to cast their ballots at their convenience, through early, in-person voting starting with the 2021 primary election.  “While other states are looking to find ways to keep their citizens from ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - After a successful fundraiser – after being told he will not get the official party line in the Democrat Primary in June -- Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti has not yet made up his mind whether to run for reelection. Several key Democrats in Bayonne confirmed the fact that ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Long rumored as a possible candidate for the state Assembly to replace incumbent Nicholas Chiaravalloti, William B. Sampson IV has officially received the endorsement of Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Hudson County Democratic Organization. Sampson will run on the HCDO line in the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - When Bayonne Medical Center was on the verge of closure, Ruth Dugan, the chair of the local hospital, led an effort that collected 40,000 signatures that were sent to then Governor Jon Corzine. She also chaired public meetings, pleaded in court, and continued to push the case for ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Fresh off a surprisingly strong showing in November, and ready to demonstrate that the county and state need common-sense conservative leadership, the Hudson County Republicans enthusiastically endorsed Jack Ciattarelli for Governor along with qualified candidates for the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Despite intervention from state Party leaders, including Gov. Phil Murphy, Mayor Jimmy Davis has told the Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO) that he would not support Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti in the upcoming Democratic primary. Although technically the decision ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Among the tens of millions of Americans watching Wednesday’s inauguration of President Joe Biden was Francesca Giarratana, a lifelong resident of Jersey City and current Division Chief for Hudson County Planning. Giarratana had a special connection to the historic event having ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - With preliminary election results showing that Hudson County voters overwhelmingly supported Joe Biden for President over incumbent Donald Trump, Amy DeGise, Chair of the Hudson County Democratic Organization, said that they were “proud of the work that we put in to guarantee a ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - In an apparent victory that is seen as huge on many fronts, the “Together We Can” ticket, buoyed by the endorsement of Mayor Jimmy Davis and all five members of the Bayonne City Council, overwhelmed two competing tickets to affirm its control over the Bayonne Board of Education that ...

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Confusion, suspicion, voter hostility and computer glitches: it’s all in a day’s work for the folks staffing New Jersey’s election boards. This article is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project covering local election integrity and voting access. This article is ...

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KEARNY, NJ – Joined by one of his House colleagues, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. chastised US Postal Service officials for refusing to allow them to inspect the Dominic V. Daniels Processing and Distribution Center to assess USPS’s ability to carry out New Jersey’s ongoing ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - With Election Day just over three weeks away, the Hudson County Board of Elections is offering guidance so residents can exercise their civic duty regardless of whether they vote in-person or by mail.  Following Gov. Phil Murphy’s executive order this summer guaranteeing ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Mayor Jimmy Davis and the members of the Bayonne City Council have endorsed the “Together We Can” ticket in this year Board of Education election contest. While voting will be conducted through ballots mailed to all registered voters, Election Day is Tuesday, November 3. Saying ...

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NEW JERSEY — Less than two months from Election Day, Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday said a new website will allow New Jersey residents to register to vote and track their mail-in ballot all while on the go or from the comfort of their home. “This online form is safe and secure, and can be accessed ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - For Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti it was all about gathering his friends and supporters together safely, allowing for the positive, and personal interactions that he makes a point of offering at his events. In a time of social distancing could that be accomplished, he wondered in ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Responding to the news that the Trump campaign is suing New Jersey over mail-in voting, Gov. Phil Murphy went on the offensive during his COVID-19 press briefing in Trenton Wednesday. “Vote-by-mail is not new in New Jersey and takes on the added importance of protecting both ...

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UNION CITY, NJ - Seeking to expose President Donald Trump’s use of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to play politics, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez held a press conference in front of the Union City main post office Monday calling for Trump to end his “assault on the U.S. Postal Service.” Quoting ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The Nov. 3 general election will be held overwhelmingly via a vote-by-mail model as per an executive order forthcoming from Gov. Phil Murphy, who says this is the safest way to ensure the voting process during the COVID-19 pandemic. All registered New Jersey voters will receive ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - For three of the nine candidates running for Bayonne Board of Education in November the key to improving the education outcomes for local students will be working together, they said, dedicating themselves to improving the education of students, treating teachers with the respect they ...

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